Thorntonloch Beach

Thorntonloch beach is a sandy beach that stretched to the south from the rocky outcrop of Torness Point. The beach is backed by grassy sand dunes.

A car park is a short walk from the beach and you have a nearby campsite.

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

Why not check other beaches nearby as we have 6 beaches at Dunbar, 18 beaches in East Lothian, or check our list of East Lothian Dog Friendly Beaches.

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Thorntonloch Beach Photos

7 Day Weather Forecast

Expect a temp in the range 15.9℃ to 20.1℃ with wind speed 2.1 m/sec (ENE)
Saturday, Aug 13
Expect a temp in the range 14.5℃ to 15.9℃ with wind speed 1.2 m/sec (SSW)
Sunday, Aug 14
Expect a temp in the range 15.1℃ to 16℃ with wind speed 2.7 m/sec (S)
Monday, Aug 15
Expect a temp in the range 15.4℃ to 16.2℃ with wind speed 0.5 m/sec (E)
Tuesday, Aug 16
Expect a temp in the range 13.6℃ to 14.3℃ with wind speed 4.7 m/sec (NNE)
Wednesday, Aug 17
Expect a temp in the range 10.6℃ to 11.6℃ with wind speed 5.6 m/sec (N)
Thursday, Aug 18
Expect a temp in the range 10℃ to 12.3℃ with wind speed 3.8 m/sec (SSW)

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

Thorntonloch Beach Tide Times

Tide times are available at around 600 locations and the closest location to Thorntonloch Beach is at Dunbar 8.59 km (5.34 miles) away. Tides are displayed beneath for up to 7 days and we list both high and low water times along with the height.

Fri 12 Aug
   High Tide at 03:06 (Height 5.28m)
   Low Tide at 09:36 (Height 0.61m)
   High Tide at 15:45 (Height 5.30m)
   Low Tide at 21:46 (Height 0.99m)
Sat 13 Aug
   High Tide at 03:53 (Height 5.45m)
   Low Tide at 10:22 (Height 0.45m)
   High Tide at 16:33 (Height 5.35m)
   Low Tide at 22:29 (Height 0.93m)
Sun 14 Aug
   High Tide at 04:38 (Height 5.52m)
   Low Tide at 11:04 (Height 0.43m)
   High Tide at 17:19 (Height 5.30m)
   Low Tide at 23:10 (Height 0.94m)
Mon 15 Aug
   High Tide at 05:23 (Height 5.48m)
   Low Tide at 11:43 (Height 0.52m)
   High Tide at 18:03 (Height 5.16m)
   Low Tide at 23:49 (Height 1.03m)
Tue 16 Aug
   High Tide at 06:07 (Height 5.35m)
   Low Tide at 12:19 (Height 0.73m)
   High Tide at 18:46 (Height 4.95m)
   Low Tide at 00:27 (Height 1.19m)
Wed 17 Aug
   High Tide at 06:52 (Height 5.13m)
   Low Tide at 12:56 (Height 1.02m)
   High Tide at 19:29 (Height 4.69m)
Thu 18 Aug
   Low Tide at 01:05 (Height 1.41m)
   High Tide at 07:38 (Height 4.84m)
   Low Tide at 13:34 (Height 1.37m)
   High Tide at 20:14 (Height 4.42m)

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