East Runton Beach

East Runton Beach is a sandy beach with pebbles at the high water mark and the beach is backed by sloping sandstone cliffs.

Popular surfing beach and less busy and lower key than nearby Cromer.

As you walk eastwards towards Cromer you will see some old Pill Boxes in the sand that once sat on the cliffs protecting the coast.

Facilities include car parking, toilets, cafe, holiday parks and seasonal lifeguards.

East Runton Beach is a Blue Flag Beach
East Runton Beach is a Blue Flag Beach.

Dog Friendly Beach?

East Runton Beach has dog restrictions.
East Runton beach has dog restrictions on sections of this beach.

Why not check other beaches nearby as we have 28 beaches in Norfolk, or check our list of Norfolk Dog Friendly Beaches.

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East Runton 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 3.1℃ to 4.3℃ with wind speed 2.9 m/sec (WSW)
Sunday, Jan 29cloudy
Expect a temp in the range 3.6℃ to 4.6℃ with wind speed 4.9 m/sec (WSW)
Monday, Jan 30partlycloudy_night
Expect a temp in the range 4.8℃ to 8℃ with wind speed 11.4 m/sec (WSW)
Tuesday, Jan 31lightrainshowers_night
Expect a temp in the range 4℃ to 4.7℃ with wind speed 6.9 m/sec (WSW)
Wednesday, Feb 01partlycloudy_night
Expect a temp in the range 4℃ to 5.1℃ with wind speed 8.2 m/sec (WSW)
Thursday, Feb 02clearsky_night
Expect a temp in the range 3.9℃ to 4.5℃ with wind speed 10 m/sec (WNW)
Friday, Feb 03lightrain
Expect a temp in the range 4.3℃ to 4.5℃ with wind speed 2 m/sec (SSW)

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

East Runton Beach Tide Times

Tide times are available at around 600 locations and the closest location to East Runton Beach is at Cromer 1.63 km (1.01 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.

Sat 28 Jan
   Low Tide at 05:50 (Height 1.05m)
   High Tide at 11:32 (Height 4.22m)
   Low Tide at 17:45 (Height 1.59m)
   High Tide at 23:29 (Height 4.60m)
Sun 29 Jan
   Low Tide at 06:35 (Height 1.40m)
   High Tide at 12:26 (Height 3.99m)
   Low Tide at 18:40 (Height 1.84m)
Mon 30 Jan
   High Tide at 00:37 (Height 4.27m)
   Low Tide at 07:33 (Height 1.72m)
   High Tide at 13:31 (Height 3.84m)
   Low Tide at 19:50 (Height 2.01m)
Tue 31 Jan
   High Tide at 01:59 (Height 4.03m)
   Low Tide at 08:50 (Height 1.92m)
   High Tide at 14:47 (Height 3.84m)
   Low Tide at 21:17 (Height 2.01m)
Wed 01 Feb
   High Tide at 03:22 (Height 3.97m)
   Low Tide at 10:04 (Height 1.95m)
   High Tide at 15:56 (Height 3.98m)
   Low Tide at 22:34 (Height 1.83m)
Thu 02 Feb
   High Tide at 04:30 (Height 4.05m)
   Low Tide at 11:00 (Height 1.86m)
   High Tide at 16:48 (Height 4.19m)
   Low Tide at 23:33 (Height 1.60m)
Fri 03 Feb
   High Tide at 05:21 (Height 4.19m)
   Low Tide at 11:44 (Height 1.72m)
   High Tide at 17:29 (Height 4.41m)

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