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Roan Head Beach

Cumbria, England

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Tidal sands and a large nature reserve at this beach.

The reserve is one of the most botanically rich coastal areas in the UK and home to many different animal species including rare invertebrates and 15% of the UK's natterjack toad population.

Roan Head Beach is adjacent to the Cumbria Coastal Way.


Weather and tides for Tuesday 18 June

Chance of rain 55%
Max temp. 17°C
(feels like 14°C)
Wind 11mph
Max UV Index
Chance of rain 7%
Min temp. 10°C
(feels like 9°C)
Wind 7mph

The tide at Roan Head Beach is currently rising. High tide will be at approximately 9:19 AM, and the next low tide will be at approximately 4:03 PM.

Today's air pollution levels are forecast to be Low

Approximate sea surface temperature:   14.2°C  

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Recommended holiday cottages near Roan Head Beach

Things to do and see in the area

Sandscale Haws National Nature Reserve (0.1 miles)
South Lakes Safari Zoo (2.6 miles)
Furness Abbey (2.7 miles)
RSPB Hodbarrow Nature Reserve (2.9 miles)
Wax Lyrical Outlet (3.1 miles)
The Beggar's Theatre (3.2 miles)
Earnse Bay (3.2 miles)
Millom Discovery Centre (3.3 miles)

All distances are approximate

Other beaches nearby

Location: Greenscoe

Location type: Rural

Nearest village: Askam in Furness

OS Grid: SD200757

County: Cumbria

Country: England

Local Authority: Barrow-in-Furness

Parish: Askam and Ireleth

Nearest postcode: LA14 4QJ

(for sat-nav purposes only, a beach does not have a postal address!)

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Visitor information for Roan Head Beach, Cumbria, England. Weather, tides, visitor comments, beach facilities, photos, nearest postcode, beach information and nearby accommodation.

British Beaches is a Good Stuff website. Tue, 18 Jun 2024 06:37:54 +0100