Silecroft Beach

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.

Dog Friendly Beach?

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 25 beaches in Cumbria, or check our list of Cumbria Dog Friendly Beaches.

Planning your visit to Silecroft Beach


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Place Category: Beaches

Silecroft Beach 7 Day Weather Forecast

Expect a temp in the range 15.1℃ to 16.3℃ with wind speed 16.1 m/sec (SSE)
Thursday, Sep 28lightrainshowers_night
Expect a temp in the range 14.1℃ to 15.6℃ with wind speed 14.9 m/sec (SW)
Friday, Sep 29fair_night
Expect a temp in the range 13.4℃ to 14℃ with wind speed 8.1 m/sec (WSW)
Saturday, Sep 30cloudy
Expect a temp in the range 12.2℃ to 13℃ with wind speed 6.3 m/sec (WNW)
Sunday, Oct 01cloudy
Expect a temp in the range 14.3℃ to 16.1℃ with wind speed 8.7 m/sec (SW)
Monday, Oct 02rain
Expect a temp in the range 13.5℃ to 14.4℃ with wind speed 8.1 m/sec (SW)
Tuesday, Oct 03rainshowers_night
Expect a temp in the range 11.1℃ to 12.4℃ with wind speed 7.5 m/sec (W)

Millom weather forecast from Yr, delivered by the Norwegian Meteorological Institute and NRK

Silecroft Beach Tide Times

Tide times are available at around 600 locations and the closest location to Silecroft Beach is at Duddon Bar 7.59 km (4.72 miles) away. Tides are displayed beneath for up to 7 days and we list both high and low water times along with the height, helping you to plan the best time to visit Silecroft Beach. These times are not adjusted for BST.

Wed 27 Sep
   Low Tide at 03:40 (Height 1.41m)
   High Tide at 09:28 (Height 7.80m)
   Low Tide at 16:03 (Height 1.49m)
   High Tide at 21:41 (Height 8.36m)
Thu 28 Sep
   Low Tide at 04:36 (Height 0.86m)
   High Tide at 10:15 (Height 8.36m)
   Low Tide at 16:55 (Height 1.03m)
   High Tide at 22:26 (Height 8.88m)
Fri 29 Sep
   Low Tide at 05:24 (Height 0.48m)
   High Tide at 10:57 (Height 8.72m)
   Low Tide at 17:40 (Height 0.71m)
   High Tide at 23:09 (Height 9.19m)
Sat 30 Sep
   Low Tide at 06:06 (Height 0.29m)
   High Tide at 11:37 (Height 8.87m)
   Low Tide at 18:21 (Height 0.56m)
   High Tide at 23:50 (Height 9.26m)
Sun 01 Oct
   Low Tide at 06:47 (Height 0.31m)
   High Tide at 12:16 (Height 8.82m)
   Low Tide at 19:00 (Height 0.59m)
Mon 02 Oct
   High Tide at 00:30 (Height 9.10m)
   Low Tide at 07:23 (Height 0.54m)
   High Tide at 12:53 (Height 8.59m)
   Low Tide at 19:38 (Height 0.82m)
Tue 03 Oct
   High Tide at 01:09 (Height 8.72m)
   Low Tide at 07:58 (Height 0.96m)
   High Tide at 13:29 (Height 8.21m)
   Low Tide at 20:16 (Height 1.22m)

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