Roker Beach

Roker beach is the closest beach to the north of Sunderland. A wide sandy beach with all the usual seaside attractions including marine activities centre, boating lake, gardens/park and model railway.

Facilities at the beach include parking, toilets, cafe/restaurants, and deck chair hire.

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

Dog Friendly Beach?

Roker Beach has dog restrictions.
Dogs restricted to areas of the beach.

Why not check other beaches nearby as we have 13 beaches in Tyne and Wear, or check our list of Tyne and Wear Dog Friendly Beaches.

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Roker 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 8.3℃ to 10.5℃ with wind speed 10.2 m/sec (S)
Thursday, Mar 23partlycloudy_night
Expect a temp in the range 6.6℃ to 7.5℃ with wind speed 10.6 m/sec (SSW)
Friday, Mar 24partlycloudy_night
Expect a temp in the range 6.9℃ to 7.4℃ with wind speed 7 m/sec (SSW)
Saturday, Mar 25lightrain
Expect a temp in the range 5.8℃ to 6.5℃ with wind speed 7.8 m/sec (W)
Sunday, Mar 26cloudy
Expect a temp in the range 4.2℃ to 5.2℃ with wind speed 2.6 m/sec (NE)
Monday, Mar 27clearsky_night
Expect a temp in the range -1.2℃ to 0.6℃ with wind speed 6.6 m/sec (NW)
Tuesday, Mar 28cloudy
Expect a temp in the range 0.8℃ to 2.3℃ with wind speed 3.6 m/sec (WSW)

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

Roker Beach Tide Times

Tide times are available at around 600 locations and the closest location to Roker Beach is at SUNDERLAND 1.12 km (0.70 miles) away. Tides are displayed beneath for up to 7 days and we list both high and low water times along with the height.

Wed 22 Mar
   High Tide at 03:44 (Height 5.31m)
   Low Tide at 09:58 (Height 0.70m)
   High Tide at 15:48 (Height 5.55m)
   Low Tide at 22:27 (Height 0.13m)
Thu 23 Mar
   High Tide at 04:24 (Height 5.33m)
   Low Tide at 10:36 (Height 0.63m)
   High Tide at 16:27 (Height 5.57m)
   Low Tide at 23:04 (Height 0.22m)
Fri 24 Mar
   High Tide at 05:02 (Height 5.24m)
   Low Tide at 11:13 (Height 0.67m)
   High Tide at 17:07 (Height 5.47m)
   Low Tide at 23:39 (Height 0.47m)
Sat 25 Mar
   High Tide at 05:39 (Height 5.07m)
   Low Tide at 11:48 (Height 0.83m)
   High Tide at 17:47 (Height 5.26m)
Sun 26 Mar
   Low Tide at 00:13 (Height 0.84m)
   High Tide at 06:16 (Height 4.84m)
   Low Tide at 12:23 (Height 1.08m)
   High Tide at 18:29 (Height 4.95m)
Mon 27 Mar
   Low Tide at 00:46 (Height 1.28m)
   High Tide at 06:54 (Height 4.56m)
   Low Tide at 13:01 (Height 1.41m)
   High Tide at 19:15 (Height 4.58m)
Tue 28 Mar
   Low Tide at 01:21 (Height 1.75m)
   High Tide at 07:37 (Height 4.27m)
   Low Tide at 13:47 (Height 1.77m)
   High Tide at 20:10 (Height 4.19m)

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