Hunstanton Beach

Beaches Seaside Award


The main Hunstanton beach is a large (2 miles) sandy beach with traditional groynes, rock pools, promenade and all the expected seaside town facilities. The beach on the east coast faces west and is famous for the spectacular and long sunsets.

Hunstanton is popular with kitesurfers.

All the facilities expected of a Victorian/Edwardian seaside town.

Hunstanton Beach has been awarded a regional Seaside Award.

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

Why not check other beaches nearby as we have 4 beaches around Hunstanton, 28 beaches in Norfolk, or check our list of Norfolk Dog Friendly Beaches.

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.


Hunstanton Beach 7 day weather forecast, weather in Hunstanton, Norfolk

Expect a temp in the range 2℃ to 2.6℃ with wind speed 1.4 m/sec (SW)
Wednesday, Jan 26
Expect a temp in the range 2.6℃ to 3℃ with wind speed 3.7 m/sec (WSW)
Thursday, Jan 27
Expect a temp in the range 4.7℃ to 7.6℃ with wind speed 7.9 m/sec (SW)
Friday, Jan 28
Expect a temp in the range 2.8℃ to 4.5℃ with wind speed 4.9 m/sec (NW)
Saturday, Jan 29
Expect a temp in the range 7℃ to 9.3℃ with wind speed 7.7 m/sec (SW)
Sunday, Jan 30
Expect a temp in the range 2.9℃ to 4.7℃ with wind speed 5.4 m/sec (WNW)
Monday, Jan 31
Expect a temp in the range 5℃ to 6.2℃ with wind speed 12.6 m/sec (W)

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


Hunstanton Beach tide times.

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