Upgang is a small beach on the north side of Whitby. It is sandwiched in between Sandsend Beach and Whitby Sands. Located just next to Whitby golf coarse the beach is well known for the surf and is very popular and productive beach for fishing, especially during summer.
Access to the beach is via the steps and walkways which have been built into the side of the hill overlooking the beach. This makes it only suitable for those firm on their feet.
For facilities you need to head along to Whitby.
Dog Friendly Beach?
We have no current information on dog restrictions for Upgang 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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Upgang Beach, Upgang Lane, Whitby, North Yorkshire , United Kingdom
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Upgang Beach 7 Day Weather Forecast
Whitby weather forecast from Yr, delivered by the Norwegian Meteorological Institute and NRK
Upgang Beach Tide Times
Tide times are available at around 600 locations and the closest location to Upgang Beach is at Whitby 1.77 km (1.10 miles) away. Tides are displayed beneath for up to 7 days and we list both high and low water times along with the height, helping you to plan the best time to visit Upgang Beach. These times are not adjusted for BST.
Sat 03 Jun
High Tide at 03:01 (Height 5.17m)
Low Tide at 09:15 (Height 1.42m)
High Tide at 15:17 (Height 5.26m)
Low Tide at 21:36 (Height 1.14m)
Sun 04 Jun
High Tide at 03:41 (Height 5.31m)
Low Tide at 09:56 (Height 1.21m)
High Tide at 16:02 (Height 5.38m)
Low Tide at 22:18 (Height 1.11m)
Mon 05 Jun
High Tide at 04:22 (Height 5.40m)
Low Tide at 10:40 (Height 1.06m)
High Tide at 16:48 (Height 5.43m)
Low Tide at 23:02 (Height 1.17m)
Tue 06 Jun
High Tide at 05:05 (Height 5.42m)
Low Tide at 11:26 (Height 0.99m)
High Tide at 17:36 (Height 5.40m)
Low Tide at 23:47 (Height 1.31m)
Wed 07 Jun
High Tide at 05:49 (Height 5.39m)
Low Tide at 12:15 (Height 0.99m)
High Tide at 18:28 (Height 5.29m)
Thu 08 Jun
Low Tide at 00:35 (Height 1.50m)
High Tide at 06:38 (Height 5.30m)
Low Tide at 13:08 (Height 1.05m)
High Tide at 19:24 (Height 5.12m)
Fri 09 Jun
Low Tide at 01:28 (Height 1.73m)
High Tide at 07:30 (Height 5.18m)
Low Tide at 14:06 (Height 1.16m)
High Tide at 20:25 (Height 4.94m)
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