Silecroft beach, Millom, Cumbria
  • About Us

    Silecroft Beach Info

    Silecroft beach is a large sand and shingle beach that always have lots of space.

    The beach is on the edge of the Lake District stretching as far as the eye can see with the main feature being the 600 metres height of Black Combe.

    Note it is not always as windy as our feature picture above.

    Facilities include parking next to the beach, toilets, often an ice-cream van.

    Silecroft Beach is dog friendly and allows dogs all year. Silecroft Beach is dog friendly and allows dogs all year.

    Why not check other beaches nearby as we have 3 beaches around Millom, 25 beaches in Cumbria, or check our list of Cumbria Dog Friendly Beaches.

  • Water Quality

    Silecroft Beach Bathing 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.
  • Tides
  • Weather

    Silecroft Beach 7-day Weather Forecast

    Light rain on Thursday through next Tuesday, with temperatures rising to 9°C on Sunday.

    Today's Forecast
     Partly cloudy throughout the day.
       13%  52%   8 mph
      6:16 am    6:27 pm
    Wednesday, Mar 21st
     Mostly cloudy throughout the day.
       35%  79%   10 mph
      6:14 am    6:29 pm

    Thursday, Mar 22nd
     Light rain in the afternoon and overnight.
       58%  90%   10 mph
      6:11 am    6:31 pm
    Friday, Mar 23rd
     Mostly cloudy throughout the day.
       77%  77%   5 mph
      6:09 am    6:33 pm

    Saturday, Mar 24th
     Partly cloudy in the morning and breezy starting in the afternoon, continuing until evening.
       45%  57%   9 mph
      6:06 am    6:34 pm
    Sunday, Mar 25th
     Mostly cloudy starting in the afternoon.
       32%  44%   7 mph
      7:04 am    7:36 pm

    Monday, Mar 26th
     Mostly cloudy starting in the evening.
       19%  15%   10 mph
      7:01 am    7:38 pm
    Tuesday, Mar 27th
     Overcast throughout the day and dangerously windy overnight.
       52%  95%   13 mph
      6:59 am    7:40 pm

    Weather Powered by Dark Sky

  • Reviews

    Silecroft Beach Reviews

    1 Review on “Silecroft Beach”

    1. Anonymous Silecroft Beach
      Overall Rating:

      Great beach, amazing mountain view and sunsets.
      The beach is a hidden gem, walk for miles along the sand when the tide is out, admiring the views of the nearby fells.

    Leave a Review