British Beaches

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Tynemouth. King Edwards Bay Beach

Tynemouth, North Tyneside

A 300m stretch of golden sand, backed by steep grass banks and cliffs. It has all the characteristics of a rural beach in a very urban location. Although it is small, the beach is popular with people who want to bathe, surf or simply relax.

Weather and Tides

Tuesday

22 August 2017

Light Cloud

Maximum Temperature17°C (63°F)
Minimum Temperature15°C (59°F)
Wind DirectionSouth Easterly
Wind Speed6mph
VisibilityModerate
Pressure1020mb
Humidity91%
UV Risk3
PollutionLow
Sunrise05:52 BST
Sunset20:24 BST

Wednesday

23 August 2017

Heavy Rain

Maximum Temperature18°C (64°F)
Minimum Temperature13°C (55°F)
Wind DirectionSouth South Easterly
Wind Speed11mph
VisibilityModerate
Pressure1011mb
Humidity94%
UV Risk3
PollutionLow
Sunrise05:54 BST
Sunset20:21 BST

Thursday

24 August 2017

Sunny Intervals

Maximum Temperature19°C (66°F)
Minimum Temperature14°C (57°F)
Wind DirectionWest South Westerly
Wind Speed11mph
VisibilityVery Good
Pressure1011mb
Humidity60%
UV Risk4
PollutionLow
Sunrise05:56 BST
Sunset20:19 BST

Tuesday

High tide: 04:19 BST
(03:19 22 August 2017 GMT)

Low tide: 10:56 BST
(09:56 22 August 2017 GMT)

High tide: 16:51 BST
(15:51 22 August 2017 GMT)

Low tide: 23:09 BST
(22:09 22 August 2017 GMT)

Wednesday

High tide: 05:01 BST
(04:01 23 August 2017 GMT)

Low tide: 11:39 BST
(10:39 23 August 2017 GMT)

High tide: 17:32 BST
(16:32 23 August 2017 GMT)

Low tide: 23:49 BST
(22:49 23 August 2017 GMT)

Thursday

High tide: 05:41 BST
(04:41 24 August 2017 GMT)

Low tide: 12:19 BST
(11:19 24 August 2017 GMT)

High tide: 18:12 BST
(17:12 24 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).