Biggar Bank Beach

Biggar Bank beach is on Walney Island, the beach a mixture of smooth pebbles and sand, backed by sand dunes and grass.

Facilities include car parking and toilets.

We have no current information on dog restrictions for Biggar Bank Beach.

Why not check other beaches nearby as we have 8 beaches at Barrow-in-Furness, 25 beaches in Cumbria, or check our list of Cumbria Dog Friendly Beaches.

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Biggar Bank Beach Water Quality

Water samples are taken at regular intervals during the bathing season and at the end of the season the water quality is classified as:
  - Excellent: the highest classification meaning the water is cleanest
  - Good: generally good water quality
  - Sufficient: meets minimum standards
  - Poor: You are advised not to swim. The beach will stay open and an action plan should be in place to improve the water quality.

7 Day Weather Forecast

Expect a temp in the range 14.6℃ to 15.1℃ with wind speed 12 m/sec (W)
Sunday, Oct 02
Expect a temp in the range 13.2℃ to 13.9℃ with wind speed 9.9 m/sec (W)
Monday, Oct 03
Expect a temp in the range 12.7℃ to 13.8℃ with wind speed 2.2 m/sec (W)
Tuesday, Oct 04
Expect a temp in the range 15.3℃ to 16.2℃ with wind speed 9.7 m/sec (S)
Wednesday, Oct 05
Expect a temp in the range 12.8℃ to 14.1℃ with wind speed 4.1 m/sec (SSE)
Thursday, Oct 06
Expect a temp in the range 14.2℃ to 14.7℃ with wind speed 15 m/sec (SW)
Friday, Oct 07
Expect a temp in the range 13.8℃ to 14.6℃ with wind speed 10.1 m/sec (WSW)

Barrow-in-Furness weather forecast from Yr, delivered by the Norwegian Meteorological Institute and NRK

Biggar Bank Beach Tide Times

Tide times are available at around 600 locations and the closest location to Biggar Bank Beach is at BARROW (RAMSDEN DOCK) 2.80 km (1.74 miles) away. Tides are displayed beneath for up to 7 days and we list both high and low water times along with the height.

Sat 01 Oct
   High Tide at 02:15 (Height 8.84m)
   Low Tide at 08:45 (Height 1.98m)
   High Tide at 14:38 (Height 8.49m)
   Low Tide at 21:07 (Height 2.16m)
Sun 02 Oct
   High Tide at 03:03 (Height 8.26m)
   Low Tide at 09:31 (Height 2.53m)
   High Tide at 15:30 (Height 7.94m)
   Low Tide at 22:06 (Height 2.68m)
Mon 03 Oct
   High Tide at 04:07 (Height 7.60m)
   Low Tide at 10:42 (Height 3.09m)
   High Tide at 16:40 (Height 7.40m)
   Low Tide at 23:33 (Height 3.05m)
Tue 04 Oct
   High Tide at 05:34 (Height 7.13m)
   Low Tide at 12:21 (Height 3.35m)
   High Tide at 18:12 (Height 7.21m)
Wed 05 Oct
   Low Tide at 01:09 (Height 2.97m)
   High Tide at 07:06 (Height 7.21m)
   Low Tide at 13:54 (Height 3.06m)
   High Tide at 19:44 (Height 7.60m)
Thu 06 Oct
   Low Tide at 02:34 (Height 2.42m)
   High Tide at 08:30 (Height 7.74m)
   Low Tide at 15:05 (Height 2.45m)
   High Tide at 20:52 (Height 8.27m)
Fri 07 Oct
   Low Tide at 03:39 (Height 1.74m)
   High Tide at 09:29 (Height 8.39m)
   Low Tide at 16:00 (Height 1.83m)
   High Tide at 21:43 (Height 8.93m)

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