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Askam-in-Furness Beach

Cumbria, England

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A long sandy beach on the edge of Duddong sands.

Askam-in-Furness has a large pier built from slag from the old iron works.

Askam-in-Furness Beach is adjacent to the Cumbria Coastal Way.


Weather and tides for Friday 20 May

Chance of rain 92%
Max temp. 15°C
(feels like 12°C)
Wind 13mph
Max UV Index
Chance of rain 5%
Min temp. 10°C
(feels like 8°C)
Wind 13mph

The tide at Askam-in-Furness Beach is currently rising. High tide will be at approximately 3:13 PM, and the next low tide will be at approximately 9:50 PM.

Today's air pollution levels are forecast to be Low

Approximate sea surface temperature:   13.8°C  

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Recommended holiday cottages near Askam-in-Furness Beach

Things to do and see in the area

Sandscale Haws National Nature Reserve (1.4 miles)
South Lakes Safari Zoo (2.4 miles)
RSPB Hodbarrow Nature Reserve (2.5 miles)
Wax Lyrical Outlet (2.7 miles)
The Beggar's Theatre (2.7 miles)
Millom Discovery Centre (2.8 miles)
Furness Abbey (3.7 miles)
Earnse Bay (4.5 miles)

All distances are approximate

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Location: Askam in Furness

Location type: Town

OS Grid: SD209776

County: Cumbria

Country: England

Local Authority: Barrow-in-Furness

Parish: Askam and Ireleth

Nearest postcode: LA16 7HY

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Visitor information for Askam-in-Furness Beach, Cumbria, England. Weather, tides, visitor comments, beach facilities, photos, nearest postcode, beach information and nearby accommodation.

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