West Runton Beach

West Runton beach, Cromer, Norfolk

Place Category: Beaches

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  • West Runton beach is a nice rural quiet sandy beach backed by low cliffs and at low tide you have some rock pools.

    West Runton is a very popular beach and coast stretch for Fossil hunters. Fossils of animals, birds and insects are regularly exposed from the eroding cliffs (Cromer Forest bed) backing the beach. The beach is famous for the West Runton Mammoth that was a full skeleton uncovered by the cliffs after a storm in 1990.

    Facilities include parking, beach cafe and shop, toilets and more shops and places to eat in the nearby village.

    West Runton Beach is a Blue Flag Beach.

    West Runton Beach has dog restrictions. Dog restrictions on sections of this beach.

    Why not check other beaches nearby as we have 4 beaches around Cromer, 28 beaches in Norfolk, or check our Dog Friendly Beaches.

  • West Runton Beach Weather Forecast

    Light rain throughout the week, with temperatures peaking at 25°C on Friday.

    Today's Forecast
     Mostly cloudy throughout the day.
     
    12
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    22
       56%  68%   9 mph
      4:39 am    9:09 pm
    Wednesday, May 31st
     Clear throughout the day.
     
    10
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    18
       0%  6%   4 mph
      4:38 am    9:10 pm

    Thursday, Jun 1st
     Partly cloudy until afternoon.
     
    9
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    22
       0%  19%   9 mph
      4:37 am    9:11 pm
    Friday, Jun 2nd
     Rain starting in the evening.
     
    11
    -> 
    25
       74%  35%   8 mph
      4:36 am    9:12 pm

    Saturday, Jun 3rd
     Partly cloudy throughout the day.
     
    12
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    20
       70%  56%   8 mph
      4:35 am    9:13 pm
    Sunday, Jun 4th
     Partly cloudy throughout the day.
     
    10
    -> 
    17
       15%  40%   15 mph
      4:34 am    9:14 pm

    Monday, Jun 5th
     Mostly cloudy throughout the day.
     
    11
    -> 
    17
       2%  35%   12 mph
      4:34 am    9:15 pm
    Tuesday, Jun 6th
     Light rain starting in the afternoon.
     
    11
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    18
       54%  85%   18 mph
      4:33 am    9:16 pm

  • West Runton Beach Tide Times

     

  • West Runton Beach Water quality

    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.
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