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Hunstanton - South Beach

Hunstanton, Norfolk

The only coastal town in East Anglia to face west. Hunstanton is known for its famous red and white striped cliffs. The tide retreats to expose a large sandy beach. which can become crowded in the summer

Weather and Tides

Thursday

17 August 2017

Light Rain Shower

Maximum Temperature22°C (72°F)
Minimum Temperature15°C (59°F)
Wind DirectionWest South Westerly
Wind Speed13mph
VisibilityVery Good
Pressure1009mb
Humidity74%
UV Risk6
PollutionLow
Sunrise05:42 BST
Sunset20:21 BST

Friday

18 August 2017

Sunny Intervals

Maximum Temperature19°C (66°F)
Minimum Temperature13°C (55°F)
Wind DirectionWest South Westerly
Wind Speed21mph
VisibilityExcellent
Pressure1009mb
Humidity48%
UV Risk6
PollutionLow
Sunrise05:44 BST
Sunset20:19 BST

Saturday

19 August 2017

Sunny Intervals

Maximum Temperature18°C (64°F)
Minimum Temperature13°C (55°F)
Wind DirectionWesterly
Wind Speed21mph
VisibilityVery Good
Pressure1015mb
Humidity55%
UV Risk5
PollutionLow
Sunrise05:45 BST
Sunset20:17 BST

Thursday

High tide: 02:08 BST
(01:08 17 August 2017 GMT)

Low tide: 08:40 BST
(07:40 17 August 2017 GMT)

High tide: 14:40 BST
(13:40 17 August 2017 GMT)

Low tide: 21:30 BST
(20:30 17 August 2017 GMT)

Friday

High tide: 03:30 BST
(02:30 18 August 2017 GMT)

Low tide: 10:15 BST
(09:15 18 August 2017 GMT)

High tide: 16:06 BST
(15:06 18 August 2017 GMT)

Low tide: 22:55 BST
(21:55 18 August 2017 GMT)

Saturday

High tide: 04:41 BST
(03:41 19 August 2017 GMT)

Low tide: 11:36 BST
(10:36 19 August 2017 GMT)

High tide: 17:19 BST
(16:19 19 August 2017 GMT)

Important! Tide times are for the nearest measurement point (Hunstanton) 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 (www.ukho.gov.uk).