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Hornsea South Beach Beach

Hornsea, East Riding of Yorkshire

Long beach of mixed sand and shingle. Located between Flamborough Headland and Spurnpoint. Favoured by walkers and water sports enthusiasts. Nearby town of Hornsea has wide selection of amenities and facilities.

Weather and Tides


21 August 2017

Light Cloud

Minimum Temperature16°C (61°F)
Wind DirectionSoutherly
Wind Speed6mph
VisibilityVery Good
UV Risk5
Sunset20:18 BST


22 August 2017

Light Cloud

Maximum Temperature19°C (66°F)
Minimum Temperature16°C (61°F)
Wind DirectionSouth Easterly
Wind Speed12mph
UV Risk3
Sunrise05:51 BST
Sunset20:16 BST


23 August 2017

Light Rain Shower

Maximum Temperature20°C (68°F)
Minimum Temperature13°C (55°F)
Wind DirectionSouth South Easterly
Wind Speed11mph
UV Risk3
Sunrise05:52 BST
Sunset20:13 BST


High tide: 04:48 BST
(03:48 21 August 2017 GMT)

Low tide: 11:15 BST
(10:15 21 August 2017 GMT)

High tide: 17:16 BST
(16:16 21 August 2017 GMT)

Low tide: 23:36 BST
(22:36 21 August 2017 GMT)


High tide: 05:31 BST
(04:31 22 August 2017 GMT)

Low tide: 12:02 BST
(11:02 22 August 2017 GMT)

High tide: 18:00 BST
(17:00 22 August 2017 GMT)


Low tide: 00:19 BST
(23:19 22 August 2017 GMT)

High tide: 06:12 BST
(05:12 23 August 2017 GMT)

Low tide: 12:46 BST
(11:46 23 August 2017 GMT)

High tide: 18:40 BST
(17:40 23 August 2017 GMT)

Important! Tide times are for the nearest measurement point (Bridlington) and may not be accurate for this beach. You should not rely on these times for anything other than a broad indication of when the tide will be at its highest or lowest.

In particular, these tide times are not suitable for navigational use.

Accurate tide forecasts require complex calculations and detailed local information. If you intend to engage in any activity for which tidal information is important for safety reasons (including sailing, powerboating, diving, and surfing) then you should obtain professional data.

Tidal predictions are © Crown Copyright and/or database rights. Reproduced by permission of the Controller of Her Majesty's Stationery Office and the UK Hydrographic Office (