Roker beach, Sunderland, Tyne and Wear
  • About Us

    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.
  • Weather

    Roker Beach 7-day Weather Forecast

    No precipitation throughout the week, with temperatures rising to 10°C on Wednesday.

    Today's Forecast
     Mostly cloudy throughout the day.
     
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      8:27 am    3:39 pm
    Tuesday, Dec 19th
     Partly cloudy starting in the evening.
     
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      8:28 am    3:39 pm

    Wednesday, Dec 20th
     Mostly cloudy throughout the day.
     
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      8:28 am    3:39 pm
    Thursday, Dec 21st
     Mostly cloudy throughout the day.
     
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      8:29 am    3:40 pm

    Friday, Dec 22nd
     Partly cloudy until evening.
     
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      8:29 am    3:40 pm
    Saturday, Dec 23rd
     Mostly cloudy throughout the day and breezy starting in the evening.
     
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      8:30 am    3:41 pm

    Sunday, Dec 24th
     Overcast throughout the day and breezy starting in the evening.
     
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      8:30 am    3:41 pm
    Monday, Dec 25th
     Windy until evening and mostly cloudy throughout the day.
     
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      8:30 am    3:42 pm

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