Withernsea Beach

Withernsea beach is a sand and shingle beach that stretches for miles in either direction.

Facilities include car parking, promenade, toilets, seasonal lifeguards, amusements, shops and places to eat.

The 19th Century pier is no longer standing although you can see some towers on the promenade marking its location. However, the old lighthouse still stands and is unusually within the town itself.

Withernsea Beach has been awarded a regional Seaside Award.

Withernsea Beach has dog restrictions.
Withernsea beach has dogs restricted areas of the beach.

Why not check other beaches nearby as we have 3 beaches at Withernsea, 17 beaches in East Riding of Yorkshire, or check our list of East Riding of Yorkshire Dog Friendly Beaches.

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Withernsea Beach Water Quality

Water samples are taken at regular intervals during the bathing season and at the end of the season the water quality is classified as:
  - Excellent: the highest classification meaning the water is cleanest
  - Good: generally good water quality
  - Sufficient: meets minimum standards
  - Poor: You are advised not to swim. The beach will stay open and an action plan should be in place to improve the water quality.

7 Day Weather Forecast

Expect a temp in the range -1.7℃ to -1℃ with wind speed 3 m/sec (W)
Saturday, Dec 10fog
Expect a temp in the range -1.6℃ to -0.6℃ with wind speed 3.1 m/sec (W)
Sunday, Dec 11fog
Expect a temp in the range -1.5℃ to -1.2℃ with wind speed 1.1 m/sec (WSW)
Monday, Dec 12fog
Expect a temp in the range -3.7℃ to -2.4℃ with wind speed 1.7 m/sec (WSW)
Tuesday, Dec 13partlycloudy_night
Expect a temp in the range -2.9℃ to -2℃ with wind speed 2.7 m/sec (W)
Wednesday, Dec 14fair_night
Expect a temp in the range -2.5℃ to 0.4℃ with wind speed 3.8 m/sec (W)
Thursday, Dec 15fair_night
Expect a temp in the range -2.6℃ to 0℃ with wind speed 6.5 m/sec (NW)

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

Withernsea Beach Tide Times

Tide times are available at around 600 locations and the closest location to Withernsea Beach is at Sunk Dredged Channel 13.56 km (8.43 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.

Fri 09 Dec
   Low Tide at 00:03 (Height 1.48m)
   High Tide at 06:05 (Height 6.70m)
   Low Tide at 12:13 (Height 1.69m)
   High Tide at 18:21 (Height 6.82m)
Sat 10 Dec
   Low Tide at 00:39 (Height 1.53m)
   High Tide at 06:45 (Height 6.60m)
   Low Tide at 12:45 (Height 1.83m)
   High Tide at 18:52 (Height 6.79m)
Sun 11 Dec
   Low Tide at 01:14 (Height 1.66m)
   High Tide at 07:22 (Height 6.46m)
   Low Tide at 13:17 (Height 2.00m)
   High Tide at 19:22 (Height 6.72m)
Mon 12 Dec
   Low Tide at 01:48 (Height 1.83m)
   High Tide at 07:57 (Height 6.28m)
   Low Tide at 13:50 (Height 2.20m)
   High Tide at 19:53 (Height 6.59m)
Tue 13 Dec
   Low Tide at 02:24 (Height 2.02m)
   High Tide at 08:33 (Height 6.09m)
   Low Tide at 14:26 (Height 2.43m)
   High Tide at 20:27 (Height 6.41m)
Wed 14 Dec
   Low Tide at 03:03 (Height 2.22m)
   High Tide at 09:13 (Height 5.89m)
   Low Tide at 15:05 (Height 2.66m)
   High Tide at 21:08 (Height 6.20m)
Thu 15 Dec
   Low Tide at 03:49 (Height 2.40m)
   High Tide at 10:02 (Height 5.71m)
   Low Tide at 15:52 (Height 2.88m)
   High Tide at 21:56 (Height 5.98m)

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