Roker beach, Sunderland, Tyne and Wear
  • About Us

    Roker Beach Info

    Roker beach is also known as Whitburn South beach and is the closest northern beach to Sunderland. A wide sandy beach with all the usual seaside attractions including marine activities centre, boating lake, gardens/park and model railway.

    Facilities include parking, toilets, cafe/restaurants, deck chair hire.

    Roker Beach has been awarded a regional Seaside Award.

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

    Why not check other beaches nearby as we have 4 beaches around Sunderland, 13 beaches in Tyne and Wear, or check our list of Tyne and Wear Dog Friendly Beaches.

  • Water Quality

    Roker Beach Bathing 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.
  • Tides
  • Weather

    Roker Beach 7-day Weather Forecast

    Light rain tomorrow and Tuesday, with temperatures peaking at 9°C on Sunday.

    Today's Forecast
     Mostly cloudy throughout the day and breezy overnight.
       22%  67%   13 mph
      6:03 am    6:23 pm
    Friday, Mar 23rd
     Breezy in the morning and mostly cloudy throughout the day.
       73%  86%   12 mph
      6:01 am    6:25 pm

    Saturday, Mar 24th
     Mostly cloudy until afternoon.
       27%  65%   3 mph
      5:58 am    6:27 pm
    Sunday, Mar 25th
     Partly cloudy starting in the evening.
       31%  36%   6 mph
      6:55 am    7:29 pm

    Monday, Mar 26th
     Partly cloudy in the morning.
       17%  26%   7 mph
      6:53 am    7:31 pm
    Tuesday, Mar 27th
     Breezy in the afternoon and light rain in the evening.
       45%  90%   12 mph
      6:50 am    7:33 pm

    Wednesday, Mar 28th
     Breezy until afternoon and mostly cloudy throughout the day.
       49%  54%   7 mph
      6:48 am    7:34 pm
    Thursday, Mar 29th
     Breezy in the morning and mostly cloudy throughout the day.
       23%  76%   1 mph
      6:45 am    7:36 pm

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