St. Bees Lighthouse

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St. Bees Lighthouse is located on St Bees Head south of the harbours of Maryport, Workington and Whitehaven. This is an area of cliffs that was a danger to small coastal vessels trading between the ports of Wales and the Solway Firth.

In 1822, St. Bees’ original tower was destroyed by fire and Trinity House decided to substitute the coal light for oil, St. Bees was the last coal-fired lighthouse in Britain. The current lighthouse was built in 1866.

Weather


St. Bees Lighthouse 7 day weather forecast, weather in Whitehaven, Cumbria

Today
Expect a temp in the range 9.7℃ to 11.2℃ with wind speed 5.5 m/sec (W)
Tuesday, May 24
Expect a temp in the range 8.9℃ to 9.7℃ with wind speed 4.5 m/sec (NW)
Wednesday, May 25
Expect a temp in the range 10.2℃ to 11℃ with wind speed 2.7 m/sec (S)
Thursday, May 26
Expect a temp in the range 9.9℃ to 10.5℃ with wind speed 6.1 m/sec (W)
Friday, May 27
Expect a temp in the range 9.9℃ to 10.4℃ with wind speed 5.3 m/sec (NW)
Saturday, May 28
Expect a temp in the range 8.3℃ to 9.7℃ with wind speed 4.2 m/sec (NNW)
Sunday, May 29
Expect a temp in the range 7.8℃ to 9.8℃ with wind speed 2.5 m/sec (NNE)


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

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