Spittal Beach

Spittal beach is a sandy beach with shallow water at high tide on the southern side of Tweed estuary.

The beach is backed by a promenade and seaside shops.

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

Why not check other beaches nearby as we have 6 beaches at Berwick-upon-Tweed, 24 beaches in Northumberland, or check our list of Northumberland Dog Friendly Beaches.

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Spittal 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 9.5℃ to 10.7℃ with wind speed 4.5 m/sec (WSW)
Monday, Oct 03
Expect a temp in the range 9.3℃ to 9.6℃ with wind speed 4.5 m/sec (WSW)
Tuesday, Oct 04
Expect a temp in the range 14.7℃ to 15.3℃ with wind speed 8.5 m/sec (SW)
Wednesday, Oct 05
Expect a temp in the range 11.8℃ to 13.7℃ with wind speed 2.3 m/sec (SSE)
Thursday, Oct 06
Expect a temp in the range 9.5℃ to 11.9℃ with wind speed 9 m/sec (WSW)
Friday, Oct 07
Expect a temp in the range 12.9℃ to 13.8℃ with wind speed 7 m/sec (SW)
Saturday, Oct 08
Expect a temp in the range 9.1℃ to 10.8℃ with wind speed 4.1 m/sec (SW)

Berwick-upon-Tweed weather forecast from Yr, delivered by the Norwegian Meteorological Institute and NRK

Spittal Beach Tide Times

Tide times are available at around 600 locations and the closest location to Spittal Beach is at Berwick 1.09 km (0.68 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.

Sun 02 Oct
   High Tide at 06:24 (Height 4.38m)
   Low Tide at 12:27 (Height 1.20m)
   High Tide at 18:52 (Height 4.19m)
Mon 03 Oct
   Low Tide at 00:55 (Height 1.22m)
   High Tide at 07:37 (Height 4.12m)
   Low Tide at 13:40 (Height 1.43m)
   High Tide at 20:07 (Height 4.02m)
Tue 04 Oct
   Low Tide at 02:26 (Height 1.32m)
   High Tide at 09:12 (Height 3.99m)
   Low Tide at 15:21 (Height 1.53m)
   High Tide at 21:38 (Height 3.99m)
Wed 05 Oct
   Low Tide at 04:11 (Height 1.23m)
   High Tide at 10:48 (Height 4.10m)
   Low Tide at 16:52 (Height 1.42m)
   High Tide at 23:04 (Height 4.17m)
Thu 06 Oct
   Low Tide at 05:32 (Height 1.00m)
   High Tide at 12:01 (Height 4.34m)
   Low Tide at 17:58 (Height 1.23m)
Fri 07 Oct
   High Tide at 00:07 (Height 4.44m)
   Low Tide at 06:31 (Height 0.76m)
   High Tide at 12:53 (Height 4.57m)
   Low Tide at 18:48 (Height 1.04m)
Sat 08 Oct
   High Tide at 00:56 (Height 4.70m)
   Low Tide at 07:18 (Height 0.57m)
   High Tide at 13:36 (Height 4.74m)
   Low Tide at 19:31 (Height 0.88m)

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