"Sittin' on the dock of the bay"

Whitley Bay Beach

The award area of Whitley Bay is located at the southern end of a two mile stretch of golden sand punctuated by several rocky outcrops, making it ideal for young children rockpooling. The beach is bordered on its northern end by a nature reserve and St Mary's island, and offers a visitor centre, as well as being backed by many leisure amenities, including mini golf, a leisure pool, shops and restaurants.

Beach type: Sand/Rock

Nearest town: Tynemouth

Local authority: North Tyneside Borough Council

OS Grid Reference: NZ353726

Awards

Blue Flag Beach

Marine Conservation Society Recommended

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Things to see and do near Whitley Bay Beach

  • Whitley Bay Playhouse (0m)
  • Waves Leisure Centre (0m)
  • The Whitley Bay Treehouse (1m)
  • Jacks Den (1m)
  • The Splat Centre (1m)
  • Whitley Bay Ice Rink (1m)
  • St Mary's Lighthouse (1m)
  • Fuzzy Eds at the Magic Lantern (2m)
  • Blue Reef Aquarium (2m)
  • Tynemouth Pool (2m)
  • Murton Equestrian Centre (2m)
  • Tynemouth Treasure Trail (3m)
  • Tynemouth Priory and Castle (3m)
  • KiKis Kabin (3m)
  • Childhood Memories Toy Museum (3m)
  • Seaton Delaval Hall (3m)
  • Pots and Pancakes (3m)
  • Stephenson Railway Museum (3m)
  • Arbeia Roman Fort and Museum (3m)
  • Arbeia Roman Fort (3m)
  • Haven Point (4m)
  • South Shields Museum and Art Gallery (4m)
  • The Dunes Adventure Island (4m)
  • Ocean Beach Pleasure Park (4m)
  • Quasar Elite (4m)
  • Wet 'N Wild (4m)
  • MFA Bowl North Shields (4m)
  • Wet N Wild (4m)
  • Planetarium South Tyneside College (5m)
  • Squiggles N Giggles (5m)

Tourist Information

Whitley Bay
Tourist Information Centre
Park Road
Tyne and Wear
England
NE26 1EJ

Phone 0191 2008535
Email ticwb@northtyneside.gov.uk
http://newcastlescoast.org.uk/

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Weather

Forecast for Monday 17 December

06:00


Chance of rain 1%
Max temp. 4°C
(feels like 1°C)
Wind 2mph, gusting to 3mph.
SW
Pressure 1010
Humidity 94%
UV Index n/a
Air Quality

09:00


Chance of rain 1%
Max temp. 3°C
(feels like 0°C)
Wind 2mph, gusting to 3mph.
SW
Pressure 1012
Humidity 94%
UV Index
Air Quality

12:00


Chance of rain 0%
Max temp. 5°C
(feels like 2°C)
Wind 2mph, gusting to 4mph.
S
Pressure 1013
Humidity 90%
UV Index
Air Quality

15:00


Chance of rain 4%
Max temp. 5°C
(feels like 2°C)
Wind 3mph, gusting to 5mph.
S
Pressure 1012
Humidity 91%
UV Index
Air Quality

18:00


Chance of rain 7%
Max temp. 6°C
(feels like 2°C)
Wind 4mph, gusting to 6mph.
S
Pressure 1011
Humidity 91%
UV Index n/a
Air Quality

21:00


Chance of rain 8%
Max temp. 7°C
(feels like 3°C)
Wind 4mph, gusting to 7mph.
SSE
Pressure 1010
Humidity 92%
UV Index n/a
Air Quality
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Tell us what you think about Whitley Bay Beach

A long strip of sandy beach with a number of rocky outcrops. There is a busy nightlife which is not suitable for a quiet night out.

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