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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 Thursday 17 January

Chance of rain 5%
Min temp. 0°C
(feels like -3°C)
Wind 7mph
Tomorrow (Friday)
Chance of rain 54%
Max temp. 5°C
(feels like -2°C)
Wind 16mph
Max UV Index

The tide at Walney Sandy Gap is currently rising. High tide will be at approximately 8:06 PM, and the next low tide will be at approximately 2:50 AM tomorrow.

Today's air pollution levels are forecast to be Low

Approximate sea surface temperature:   7.6°C  

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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. Thu, 17 Jan 2019 19:33:33 +0000