Blast Beach



Blast Beach was once hidden deep below waste from Dawdon Colliery which was one of the last Durham mines to close. After the mine clean-up, you now have a spectacular stretch of coastline with empty beaches, high cliffs and wildflowers.

This is a great location to head out and explore Durham’s Heritage Coast.

Car parking is available at Nose’s Point.

We have no current information on dog restrictions for Blast Beach.

Why not check other beaches nearby as we have 3 beaches around Seaham, 14 beaches in Durham, or check our list of Durham Dog Friendly Beaches.

Beach Water Quality

No water quality measurement available for Blast Beach.


Blast Beach 7 day weather forecast, weather in Seaham, Durham

Expect a temp in the range 12.3℃ to 14.6℃ with wind speed 5.8 m/sec (S)
Monday, Jun 27
Expect a temp in the range 12.3℃ to 13.5℃ with wind speed 6.3 m/sec (S)
Tuesday, Jun 28
Expect a temp in the range 9.7℃ to 11.9℃ with wind speed 3.8 m/sec (SSW)
Wednesday, Jun 29
Expect a temp in the range 13.3℃ to 14.8℃ with wind speed 6 m/sec (S)
Thursday, Jun 30
Expect a temp in the range 11.9℃ to 13.9℃ with wind speed 3.1 m/sec (SE)
Friday, Jul 01
Expect a temp in the range 8.8℃ to 11.7℃ with wind speed 2.9 m/sec (SW)
Saturday, Jul 02
Expect a temp in the range 10.9℃ to 12.7℃ with wind speed 3.6 m/sec (SW)

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


Blast Beach tide times.

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