Whitby Lighthouse protected the busy Whitby harbour. The harbour at Whitby is still the base for the town’s fishing fleet and it was from here that Captain Cook set out in the ENDEAVOUR on his voyage of discovery to Australia in 1768.
With high cliffs and fine beaches extend to Ravenscar around Robin Hood’s Bay from Whitby and the area is popular with holiday-makers.
Our weather forecast for Whitby in North Yorkshire
Today (Monday, Jan 18)
Expect a temperature in the range 5.4℃ to 6.4℃ with a wind speed 7.2 m/sec (WSW)
Tuesday, Jan 19
Expect a temperature in the range 5.5℃ to 6.2℃ with a wind speed 5.3 m/sec (SW)
Wednesday, Jan 20
Expect a temperature in the range 6.9℃ to 8.3℃ with a wind speed 6.9 m/sec (SW)
Thursday, Jan 21
Expect a temperature in the range 3.2℃ to 8.4℃ with a wind speed 10.4 m/sec (S)
Friday, Jan 22
Expect a temperature in the range 2.5℃ to 2.8℃ with a wind speed 9.3 m/sec (W)
Saturday, Jan 23
Expect a temperature in the range -0.8℃ to 0.5℃ with a wind speed 4.9 m/sec (W)
Sunday, Jan 24
Expect a temperature in the range 0.6℃ to 1.4℃ with a wind speed 7.8 m/sec (W)
Weather forecast from Yr, delivered by the Norwegian Meteorological Institute and NRKWe only list tides for our beach listings.
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