"Sittin' on the dock of the bay"

Scarborough - South Bay Beach

Scarborough South Beach is a well visited resort beach situated on the Yorkshire coast. It is 0.5 kilometres in length with a gentle slope. At low tide a large area of the beach is exposed and the water’s edge can be some distance away. To the north of the bathing water is Scarborough harbour. Behind the beach are many tourist establishments and the town of Scarborough.

Beach type: Sand

Nearest town: Scarborough

Local authority: North Yorkshire County Council

OS Grid Reference: TA046885

Awards

Marine Conservation Society Recommended

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Things to see and do near Scarborough - South Bay Beach

  • Terror Tower (0m)
  • Olympia Bowl and Softplay (0m)
  • Rotunda Museum (0m)
  • Scarborough Castle (0m)
  • Scarborough Art Gallery (0m)
  • St Martin-On-The-Hill (1m)
  • Scarborough North Bay Railway (1m)
  • Peasholm Park (1m)
  • Kinderland 2002 Ltd (1m)
  • North Bay Miniature Railway (1m)
  • Sea Life Marine Sanctuary (2m)
  • Pirate Adventure Mini Golf (2m)
  • Sea Life and Marine Sanctuary (2m)
  • Scarborough Karting (3m)
  • Mini Monsterz Scarborough (3m)
  • Betton Farm Visitor Centre (4m)
  • Betton Farm Visitor Centre and Animal Farm (4m)
  • Stained Glass Centre (4m)
  • Playdale Farm Park (4m)
  • The Scarborough Fair Collection (4m)

Tourist Information

Scarborough (Harbourside)
Harbourside Tourist Information Centre
Sandside
Scarborough
Yorkshire
England
YO11 1PP

Email harboursidetic@scarborough.gov.uk

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Weather

Forecast for Thursday 17 January

06:00


Chance of rain 7%
Max temp. 1°C
(feels like -5°C)
Wind 5mph, gusting to 10mph.
NW
Pressure 1003
Humidity 72%
UV Index n/a
Air Quality

09:00


Chance of rain 39%
Max temp. 1°C
(feels like -5°C)
Wind 5mph, gusting to 9mph.
NW
Pressure 1007
Humidity 75%
UV Index
Air Quality

12:00


Chance of rain 12%
Max temp. 2°C
(feels like -4°C)
Wind 6mph, gusting to 10mph.
NW
Pressure 1010
Humidity 87%
UV Index
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15:00


Chance of rain 54%
Max temp. 3°C
(feels like -2°C)
Wind 4mph, gusting to 7mph.
NNW
Pressure 1012
Humidity 84%
UV Index
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18:00


Chance of rain 32%
Max temp. 3°C
(feels like -2°C)
Wind 4mph, gusting to 8mph.
NNW
Pressure 1014
Humidity 80%
UV Index n/a
Air Quality

21:00


Chance of rain 4%
Max temp. 2°C
(feels like -3°C)
Wind 3mph, gusting to 6mph.
WNW
Pressure 1016
Humidity 89%
UV Index n/a
Air Quality
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One of Britain's most famous seaside towns. Scarborough has excellent choice of amenities and entertainments. South sands is a large sandy bay with good facilities, child friendly amenities and is popular with families. A handy cliff lift provides easy access.

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