Marsden Beach

Marsden beach is sand, renowned by its sea bird colonies and the 139ft Marsden rock that overlooks the beach.

Facilities include toilets, pub and car parking is available (free to National Trust members).

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

Why not check other beaches nearby as we have 2 beaches at South Shields, 13 beaches in Tyne and Wear, or check our list of Tyne and Wear Dog Friendly Beaches.

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Marsden 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 15.1℃ to 15.8℃ with wind speed 5.4 m/sec (SW)
Wednesday, Oct 05
Expect a temp in the range 15.6℃ to 17℃ with wind speed 7.4 m/sec (S)
Thursday, Oct 06
Expect a temp in the range 10.8℃ to 12.5℃ with wind speed 8.2 m/sec (WSW)
Friday, Oct 07
Expect a temp in the range 14.1℃ to 14.6℃ with wind speed 8.8 m/sec (SW)
Saturday, Oct 08
Expect a temp in the range 9.4℃ to 9.8℃ with wind speed 6.8 m/sec (W)
Sunday, Oct 09
Expect a temp in the range 8.5℃ to 9.2℃ with wind speed 2.8 m/sec (SW)
Monday, Oct 10
Expect a temp in the range 8.1℃ to 13.3℃ with wind speed 4.6 m/sec (SW)

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

Marsden Beach Tide Times

Tide times are available at around 600 locations and the closest location to Marsden Beach is at RIVER TYNE (NORTH SHIELDS) 4.40 km (2.74 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.

Tue 04 Oct
   Low Tide at 03:35 (Height 1.82m)
   High Tide at 10:05 (Height 4.13m)
   Low Tide at 16:30 (Height 2.15m)
   High Tide at 22:31 (Height 4.13m)
Wed 05 Oct
   Low Tide at 05:20 (Height 1.68m)
   High Tide at 11:41 (Height 4.26m)
   Low Tide at 18:01 (Height 1.99m)
   High Tide at 23:57 (Height 4.35m)
Thu 06 Oct
   Low Tide at 06:41 (Height 1.32m)
   High Tide at 12:54 (Height 4.56m)
   Low Tide at 19:07 (Height 1.68m)
Fri 07 Oct
   High Tide at 01:00 (Height 4.68m)
   Low Tide at 07:40 (Height 0.94m)
   High Tide at 13:46 (Height 4.84m)
   Low Tide at 19:57 (Height 1.38m)
Sat 08 Oct
   High Tide at 01:49 (Height 4.99m)
   Low Tide at 08:27 (Height 0.64m)
   High Tide at 14:29 (Height 5.04m)
   Low Tide at 20:40 (Height 1.12m)
Sun 09 Oct
   High Tide at 02:30 (Height 5.23m)
   Low Tide at 09:09 (Height 0.47m)
   High Tide at 15:07 (Height 5.15m)
   Low Tide at 21:18 (Height 0.94m)
Mon 10 Oct
   High Tide at 03:08 (Height 5.37m)
   Low Tide at 09:47 (Height 0.43m)
   High Tide at 15:42 (Height 5.18m)
   Low Tide at 21:54 (Height 0.85m)

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