Scarborough North Bay Beach

Scarborough is one of Yorkshire’s and the UK’s most traditional Victorian era coastal resort towns. North Bay is one of the two sandy beaches in Scarborough and is the larger although slightly quieter of the two bays. A half moon strip of sand that stretches north from the headland in to the centre of Scarborough.

Popular surfing beach suitable for all levels of ability.

Car Park behind the beach along with toilets, restaurants, cafes and pub.

Scarborough North Bay Beach is a Blue Flag Beach & has a seaside award
Scarborough North Bay Beach is a Blue Flag Beach and has been awarded a regional Seaside Award.

Dog Friendly Beach?

We have no current information on dog restrictions for Scarborough North Bay Beach.

Why not check other beaches nearby as we have 22 beaches in North Yorkshire, or check our list of North Yorkshire Dog Friendly Beaches.


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Scarborough North Bay 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 1.8℃ to 7.4℃ with wind speed 5.9 m/sec (WSW)
Friday, Feb 10cloudy
Expect a temp in the range 2℃ to 2.8℃ with wind speed 6.2 m/sec (WSW)
Saturday, Feb 11partlycloudy_night
Expect a temp in the range 5.5℃ to 7.7℃ with wind speed 8.8 m/sec (W)
Sunday, Feb 12clearsky_night
Expect a temp in the range 3.6℃ to 4.3℃ with wind speed 5.9 m/sec (WSW)
Monday, Feb 13clearsky_night
Expect a temp in the range 0℃ to 2.6℃ with wind speed 2.5 m/sec (W)
Tuesday, Feb 14cloudy
Expect a temp in the range 3.6℃ to 4.8℃ with wind speed 3.5 m/sec (SSE)
Wednesday, Feb 15cloudy
Expect a temp in the range -0.2℃ to 1.5℃ with wind speed 3.3 m/sec (SW)

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

Scarborough North Bay Beach Tide Times

Tide times are available at around 600 locations and the closest location to Scarborough North Bay Beach is at Scarborough 1.90 km (1.18 miles) away. Tides are displayed beneath for up to 7 days and we list both high and low water times along with the height.

Thu 09 Feb
   Low Tide at 00:20 (Height 1.23m)
   High Tide at 06:18 (Height 5.27m)
   Low Tide at 12:15 (Height 1.58m)
   High Tide at 18:23 (Height 5.56m)
Fri 10 Feb
   Low Tide at 00:51 (Height 1.28m)
   High Tide at 06:52 (Height 5.27m)
   Low Tide at 12:46 (Height 1.65m)
   High Tide at 18:58 (Height 5.51m)
Sat 11 Feb
   Low Tide at 01:22 (Height 1.40m)
   High Tide at 07:29 (Height 5.21m)
   Low Tide at 13:21 (Height 1.79m)
   High Tide at 19:37 (Height 5.41m)
Sun 12 Feb
   Low Tide at 01:57 (Height 1.57m)
   High Tide at 08:09 (Height 5.09m)
   Low Tide at 13:59 (Height 1.98m)
   High Tide at 20:20 (Height 5.26m)
Mon 13 Feb
   Low Tide at 02:38 (Height 1.81m)
   High Tide at 08:54 (Height 4.93m)
   Low Tide at 14:45 (Height 2.21m)
   High Tide at 21:11 (Height 5.06m)
Tue 14 Feb
   Low Tide at 03:31 (Height 2.10m)
   High Tide at 09:47 (Height 4.76m)
   Low Tide at 15:49 (Height 2.43m)
   High Tide at 22:13 (Height 4.87m)
Wed 15 Feb
   Low Tide at 04:48 (Height 2.34m)
   High Tide at 10:52 (Height 4.64m)
   Low Tide at 17:25 (Height 2.51m)
   High Tide at 23:29 (Height 4.76m)

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