"Sittin' on the dock of the bay"

St. Annes Beach

St Annes is a resort beach with a small pier extending into the Irish Sea. Sand dunes run along the edge of the sandy, flat beach which has up to one kilometre of exposed sand at low tide.

Beach type: Sand

Nearest town: Blackpool

Local authority: Lancashire County Council

OS Grid Reference: SD318282

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Things to see and do near St. Annes Beach

  • MiniLinks Lytham St Annes (0m)
  • Harrys (1m)
  • Park View 4U Playing Fields (2m)
  • Funtastic Play (2m)
  • Wacky Warehouse - Air Balloon (2m)
  • Lytham Hall (3m)
  • Blackpool Pleasure Beach (3m)
  • Ramp City (3m)
  • Blackpool Ice Arena (3m)
  • Planet Kaos (3m)
  • Wacky Warehouse - Outside Inn (3m)
  • Sandcastle Tropical Waterworld (3m)
  • Adrenalin Zone (3m)
  • Karting 2000 Raceway (3m)
  • Kaos Indoor High Wire Adventure (4m)
  • ILPH Penny Farm (4m)
  • Blackpool Laser Tag (4m)
  • Dinosaur World Blackpool (4m)
  • Meet the Trickster at the Blackpool Tower Dungeon (4m)
  • Wyreside Ecology Centre (4m)
  • Blackpool Model Village (5m)
  • Stanley Park (5m)
  • Blackpool Model Village and Gardens (5m)
  • Madame Tussauds Blackpool (5m)
  • Blackpool Sea Life Centre (5m)
  • Jungle Jims (5m)
  • The Blackpool Tower (5m)
  • Aardvark Adventure Playbarn (5m)
  • Blackpool Zoo (5m)
  • MFA Bowl Blackpool (5m)

Tourist Information

Lytham St Annes
Fylde Borough Council
Town Hall

Phone 01253 725 610
Email touristinformation@fylde.gov.uk

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Weather and Tides

Forecast for Saturday 24 March


Chance of rain 17%
Max temp. 5°C
(feels like 4°C)
Wind 1mph, gusting to 2mph.
Pressure 1001
Humidity 97%
UV Index n/a
Air Quality


Chance of rain 11%
Max temp. 6°C
(feels like 4°C)
Wind 1mph, gusting to 2mph.
Pressure 1002
Humidity 87%
UV Index
Air Quality


Chance of rain 2%
Max temp. 7°C
(feels like 5°C)
Wind 2mph, gusting to 2mph.
Pressure 1003
Humidity 80%
UV Index
Air Quality


Chance of rain 1%
Max temp. 7°C
(feels like 4°C)
Wind 2mph, gusting to 4mph.
Pressure 1004
Humidity 76%
UV Index
Air Quality


Chance of rain 0%
Max temp. 6°C
(feels like 3°C)
Wind 2mph, gusting to 4mph.
Pressure 1005
Humidity 80%
UV Index
Air Quality


Chance of rain 2%
Max temp. 4°C
(feels like 2°C)
Wind 1mph, gusting to 3mph.
Pressure 1007
Humidity 91%
UV Index n/a
Air Quality
High Tide
03:15 GMT
Low Tide
09:52 GMT
High Tide
15:51 GMT
Low Tide
22:20 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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A sandy beach with a victorian pier in front of extensive tidal sands and backed by 'Pleasure Island'. Attractive gardens and a boating lake.

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