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Marsden Beach

South Shields, South Tyneside

A sandy bay sheltered by limestone cliffs and overlooked by the 139ft high Marsden rock which is renowned for it's seabird colonies. Photo shows a pub at the base of cliffs in Marsden Bay, accessed via a lift and with several bars within caves.

Weather and Tides

Friday

18 August 2017

Light Cloud

Maximum Temperature17°C (63°F)
Minimum Temperature12°C (54°F)
Wind DirectionWest South Westerly
Wind Speed16mph
VisibilityVery Good
Pressure1003mb
Humidity56%
UV Risk5
PollutionLow
Sunrise05:45 BST
Sunset20:33 BST

Saturday

19 August 2017

Sunny

Maximum Temperature17°C (63°F)
Minimum Temperature12°C (54°F)
Wind DirectionWesterly
Wind Speed21mph
VisibilityVery Good
Pressure1009mb
Humidity56%
UV Risk5
PollutionLow
Sunrise05:47 BST
Sunset20:31 BST

Sunday

20 August 2017

Sunny Intervals

Maximum Temperature18°C (64°F)
Minimum Temperature13°C (55°F)
Wind DirectionNorth Westerly
Wind Speed9mph
VisibilityVery Good
Pressure1017mb
Humidity64%
UV Risk4
PollutionLow
Sunrise05:49 BST
Sunset20:28 BST

Friday

Low tide: 07:07 BST
(06:07 18 August 2017 GMT)

High tide: 13:15 BST
(12:15 18 August 2017 GMT)

Low tide: 19:44 BST
(18:44 18 August 2017 GMT)

Saturday

High tide: 01:50 BST
(00:50 19 August 2017 GMT)

Low tide: 08:19 BST
(07:19 19 August 2017 GMT)

High tide: 14:22 BST
(13:22 19 August 2017 GMT)

Low tide: 20:48 BST
(19:48 19 August 2017 GMT)

Sunday

High tide: 02:47 BST
(01:47 20 August 2017 GMT)

Low tide: 09:19 BST
(08:19 20 August 2017 GMT)

High tide: 15:18 BST
(14:18 20 August 2017 GMT)

Low tide: 21:41 BST
(20:41 20 August 2017 GMT)

Important! Tide times are for the nearest measurement point (River Tyne (North Shields)) 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).