"Sittin' on the dock of the bay"

Silloth Beach

Silloth beach is a large flat expanse of sand with some patches of pebbles. A band of sand dunes follows the coastline near this bathing water.

Beach type: Sand/Shingle/conrete

Nearest town: Silloth

Local authority: Cumbria County Council

OS Grid Reference: NY104534

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Things to see and do near Silloth Beach

  • The Gincase Farm Park (3m)
  • John Paul Jones Cottage (8m)
  • Southerness Lighthouse (8m)
  • Caerlaverock Castle (9m)
  • Wildfowl & Wetlands Trust (9m)
  • The Devils Porridge Exhibition (12m)
  • New Abbey Corn Mill (12m)
  • Sweetheart Abbey (12m)
  • Shambellie House Museum of Costume (12m)

Tourist Information

Silloth
Tourist Information Centre
10 Criffel Street
Silloth-on-Solway
Nr Wigton
Cumbria
England
CA7 4DD

Phone 016973 31944

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Weather and Tides

Forecast for Tuesday 16 January

06:00


Chance of rain 18%
Max temp. 3°C
(feels like -4°C)
Wind 8mph, gusting to 10mph.
W
Pressure 986
Humidity 82%
UV Index n/a
Air Quality

09:00


Chance of rain 76%
Max temp. 2°C
(feels like -5°C)
Wind 7mph, gusting to 9mph.
W
Pressure 987
Humidity 94%
UV Index
Air Quality

12:00


Chance of rain 54%
Max temp. 2°C
(feels like -5°C)
Wind 8mph, gusting to 11mph.
WSW
Pressure 987
Humidity 89%
UV Index
Air Quality

15:00


Chance of rain 37%
Max temp. 3°C
(feels like -5°C)
Wind 9mph, gusting to 12mph.
WSW
Pressure 985
Humidity 83%
UV Index
Air Quality

18:00


Chance of rain 50%
Max temp. 2°C
(feels like -5°C)
Wind 9mph, gusting to 12mph.
W
Pressure 984
Humidity 83%
UV Index n/a
Air Quality

21:00


Chance of rain 17%
Max temp. 2°C
(feels like -6°C)
Wind 10mph, gusting to 13mph.
WSW
Pressure 983
Humidity 85%
UV Index n/a
Air Quality
Low Tide
05:54 GMT
High Tide
11:25 GMT
Low Tide
18:17 GMT
High Tide
23:45 GMT

Important! Tide times are for the nearest measurement point and may not be accurate for this location. You should not rely on these times for anything other than a broad indication of when the tide will be at its highest or lowest.

In particular, these tide times are not suitable for navigational use. Accurate tide forecasts require complex calculations and detailed local information. If you intend to engage in any activity for which tidal information is important for safety reasons (including sailing, powerboating, diving, and surfing) then you should obtain professional data.

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Silloth is a small town on the edge of the Solway Firth. It has an area of docks with extensive sandy beaches, backed by dunes to the south and shingle beaches with groynes and concrete sea defences adjacent to the town.

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