Long Sands Beach

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Long Sands beach in Tynemouth is a stretch of golden sand suitable for bathing, surfing, kayaking or why not just sit back and relax. As the tide goes out a number of rock pools provide excellent family fun.

Facilities include Parking, toilets, cafe, restaurant and shops.

Long Sands Beach is a Blue Flag Beach and has been awarded a regional Seaside Award.

Long Sands Beach has dog restrictions. Long Sands does not allow dogs between 1st May to 30th September.

Why not check other beaches nearby as we have 3 beaches around Tynemouth, 13 beaches in Tyne and Wear, or check our list of Tyne and Wear Dog Friendly Beaches.

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.

Long Sands Beach 7 day weather forecast, weather in Tynemouth, Tyne and Wear

Expect a temp in the range 14.6℃ to 15.5℃ with wind speed 8.2 m/sec (S)
Friday, Oct 29
Expect a temp in the range 12℃ to 13℃ with wind speed 5.4 m/sec (S)
Saturday, Oct 30
Expect a temp in the range 8.4℃ to 9.8℃ with wind speed 5.7 m/sec (S)
Sunday, Oct 31
Expect a temp in the range 4.4℃ to 6.5℃ with wind speed 2.8 m/sec (S)
Monday, Nov 01
Expect a temp in the range 7.1℃ to 8.4℃ with wind speed 7.5 m/sec (SSW)
Tuesday, Nov 02
Expect a temp in the range 5.8℃ to 9℃ with wind speed 8.9 m/sec (NW)
Wednesday, Nov 03
Expect a temp in the range 6℃ to 9.4℃ with wind speed 5.6 m/sec (WNW)

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


Long Sands Beach tide times.


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