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Tynemouth Short Sands

( King Edwards Bay Beach)

Tyne and Wear, England


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King Edwards Bay is a small sandy beach approximately 200 metres long enclosed by cliffs and steep grass banks and, as such, is an excellent environment for family use.

The beach is at the foot of Tynemouth Priory and Castle, a historic site run by English Heritage.

Bay Cove Sand Rock

Weather and tides for Tuesday 23 January

Today
Chance of rain 44%
Max temp. 11°C
(feels like 8°C)
Wind 20mph
Max UV Index
Tonight
Chance of rain 91%
Min temp. 7°C
(feels like 3°C)
Wind 13mph

The tide at Tynemouth Short Sands is currently falling. Low tide will be at approximately 1:07 AM, and the next high tide will be at approximately 7:15 AM.

Today's air pollution levels are forecast to be Low

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Location: Tynemouth

Location type: Urban

OS Grid: NZ372695

Country: England

Local Authority: North Tyneside Borough Council

Nearest postcode: NE30 4HL

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Visitor information for Tynemouth Short Sands, Tyne and Wear, England. Weather, tides, visitor comments, beach facilities, photos, nearest postcode, beach information and nearby accommodation.

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