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Walney Sandy Gap

Cumbria, England

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The beach at Walney Sandy Gap is mainly shingle for about thirty metres towards the sea and is shallow in profile.

Beyond this, the beach levels, and becomes sandy down to the sea.


Weather and tides for Monday 27 March

Chance of rain 50%
Min temp. 4°C
(feels like 2°C)
Wind 9mph
Tomorrow (Tuesday)
Chance of rain 95%
Max temp. 10°C
(feels like 6°C)
Wind 13mph
Max UV Index

The tide at Walney Sandy Gap is currently falling. Low tide will be at approximately 10:33 PM, and the next high tide will be at approximately 4:19 AM tomorrow.

Today's air pollution levels are forecast to be Low

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Recommended holiday cottages near Walney Sandy Gap

Things to do and see in the area

The Dock Museum (1.1 miles)
The Forum (1.6 miles)
Barrow-in-Furness Library (1.8 miles)
Earnse Bay (1.9 miles)
Escape Room (1.9 miles)
Little Subs (1.9 miles)
Barrow Park (2.1 miles)
Furness Abbey (3.5 miles)
South Walney Nature Reserve (4.5 miles)
Piel Island (4.6 miles)

All distances are approximate

Other beaches nearby

Location: Tummer Hill, Barrow-in-Furness

Location type: Town

OS Grid: SD175681

County: Cumbria

Country: England

Local Authority: Barrow-in-Furness

Nearest postcode: LA14 3JP

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Visitor information for Walney Sandy Gap, Cumbria, England. Weather, tides, visitor comments, beach facilities, photos, nearest postcode, beach information and nearby accommodation.

British Beaches is a Good Stuff website. Mon, 27 Mar 2023 18:17:54 +0100