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.

Dog Friendly Beach?

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 18 beaches in East Lothian, or check our list of East Lothian Dog Friendly Beaches.


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Place Category: Beaches

7 Day Weather Forecast

Expect a temp in the range 4.2℃ to 7.3℃ with wind speed 10 m/sec (WSW)
Friday, Feb 10cloudy
Expect a temp in the range 5.9℃ to 6.5℃ with wind speed 7.8 m/sec (WSW)
Saturday, Feb 11cloudy
Expect a temp in the range 8.6℃ to 9.7℃ with wind speed 10.5 m/sec (WSW)
Sunday, Feb 12cloudy
Expect a temp in the range 6.6℃ to 8.2℃ with wind speed 3.5 m/sec (SW)
Monday, Feb 13partlycloudy_night
Expect a temp in the range 4.7℃ to 5℃ with wind speed 2.9 m/sec (SW)
Tuesday, Feb 14cloudy
Expect a temp in the range 1.9℃ to 4℃ with wind speed 3.1 m/sec (S)
Wednesday, Feb 15cloudy
Expect a temp in the range 2.4℃ to 2.9℃ with wind speed 2.5 m/sec (SW)

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. These times are not adjusted for BST.

Thu 09 Feb
   High Tide at 04:39 (Height 4.80m)
   Low Tide at 10:21 (Height 1.31m)
   High Tide at 16:41 (Height 4.98m)
   Low Tide at 22:50 (Height 1.03m)
Fri 10 Feb
   High Tide at 05:12 (Height 4.75m)
   Low Tide at 10:52 (Height 1.36m)
   High Tide at 17:14 (Height 4.91m)
   Low Tide at 23:20 (Height 1.11m)
Sat 11 Feb
   High Tide at 05:48 (Height 4.65m)
   Low Tide at 11:24 (Height 1.46m)
   High Tide at 17:52 (Height 4.79m)
   Low Tide at 23:54 (Height 1.25m)
Sun 12 Feb
   High Tide at 06:27 (Height 4.50m)
   Low Tide at 12:00 (Height 1.61m)
   High Tide at 18:36 (Height 4.62m)
Mon 13 Feb
   Low Tide at 00:32 (Height 1.45m)
   High Tide at 07:13 (Height 4.33m)
   Low Tide at 12:43 (Height 1.81m)
   High Tide at 19:30 (Height 4.41m)
Tue 14 Feb
   Low Tide at 01:22 (Height 1.69m)
   High Tide at 08:08 (Height 4.16m)
   Low Tide at 13:44 (Height 2.01m)
   High Tide at 20:36 (Height 4.23m)
Wed 15 Feb
   Low Tide at 02:35 (Height 1.91m)
   High Tide at 09:17 (Height 4.07m)
   Low Tide at 15:21 (Height 2.08m)
   High Tide at 21:58 (Height 4.18m)

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