"Sittin' on the dock of the bay"

Whitesands Bay Beach

An attractive compact beach with fine golden sand bounded by a rocky shore and backed by low coastal grassland spotted with picnic tables. Whitesands is an ideal place for an early-morning swim. There are pleasant views to be had along the coast.

Beach type: Sand

Nearest town: Dunbar

Local authority: East Lothian Council

OS Grid Reference: NT712774

Awards

Marine Conservation Society Recommended

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Things to see and do near Whitesands Bay Beach

  • Splatz Activity Cafe (2m)
  • Dunbar Leisure Pool (2m)
  • John Muir Country Park (4m)
  • East Links Family Park (4m)
  • ReBoot Disc Golf Course (4m)
  • Pease Burn (5m)

Tourist Information

Dunbar
Tourist Information Centre
High Street
Lothian
Scotland
EH42 1ER

Phone 01368 863734
Email info@visitscotland.com
http://www.visitscotland.com/destinations-maps/edinburgh-lothians/

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Weather

Forecast for Monday 24 September

06:00


Chance of rain 0%
Max temp. 6°C
(feels like 2°C)
Wind 4mph, gusting to 8mph.
WSW
Pressure 1033
Humidity 81%
UV Index n/a
Air Quality

09:00


Chance of rain 0%
Max temp. 10°C
(feels like 6°C)
Wind 5mph, gusting to 7mph.
W
Pressure 1035
Humidity 75%
UV Index
Air Quality

12:00


Chance of rain 2%
Max temp. 12°C
(feels like 9°C)
Wind 4mph, gusting to 7mph.
W
Pressure 1035
Humidity 64%
UV Index
Air Quality

15:00


Chance of rain 7%
Max temp. 12°C
(feels like 10°C)
Wind 4mph, gusting to 6mph.
W
Pressure 1035
Humidity 62%
UV Index
Air Quality

18:00


Chance of rain 0%
Max temp. 11°C
(feels like 9°C)
Wind 3mph, gusting to 5mph.
W
Pressure 1035
Humidity 73%
UV Index n/a
Air Quality

21:00


Chance of rain 0%
Max temp. 9°C
(feels like 7°C)
Wind 3mph, gusting to 6mph.
WSW
Pressure 1036
Humidity 81%
UV Index n/a
Air Quality
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Accomodation near Whitesands Bay Beach

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An attractive compact beach with fine golden sand bounded by a rocky shore and backed by low coastal grassland spotted with picnic tables. Whitesands is an ideal place for an early-morning swim. There are pleasant views to be had along the coast.

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