Whitburn
in South Tyneside of England, United Kingdom

Noteable things around
Location Summary
Decimal Coordinates (Latitude, Longitude):
54.953 and -1.369 (Lat./Lng.)
Coordinates by Time:
N 54° 57' 11" and W -1° 22' 6"
Currency and Currency Code:
Pound - GBP
Spoken languages:
English, Welsh, Scottish Gaelic
Local electricity:
230 V - 50 Hz (plugs: G)
Mobile phone / cellular frequencies (MHz):
900 MHz, 1800 MHz, 3G, 4G
Local Time: 06:55 AM (Wednesday)
Timezone: Europe/London
UTC/GMT offset: 0 hours
Sunrise and Sunset:
8:00 am and 4:36 pm
Antipode Coordinates:
-45.817 and 170.717 (Lat./Lng.)
Closest place to antipode coordinates:
Otakou
References
This place on Wikipedia
This place on Geonames.org

Delve into Whitburn

Whitburn in South Tyneside (England) with it's 5,352 habitants is a town located in United Kingdom about 243 mi (or 392 km) north of London, the country's capital town.

Time in Whitburn is now 06:55 AM (Wednesday). The local timezone is named Europe / London with an UTC offset of zero hours. We know of 10 airports closer to Whitburn, of which 5 are larger airports. The closest airport in United Kingdom is Newcastle Airport in a distance of 14 mi (or 23 km), North-West. Besides the airports, there are other travel options available (check left side).

There are several Unesco world heritage sites nearby. The closest heritage site is Frontiers of the Roman Empire in Germany at a distance of 3 mi (or 5 km). The closest in United Kingdom is Durham Castle and Cathedral in a distance of 40 mi (or 5 km), North-West. Also, if you like the game of golf, there are some options within driving distance. We saw 2 points of interest near this location. In need of a room? We compiled a list of available hotels close to the map centre further down the page.

Since you are here already, you might want to pay a visit to some of the following locations: Sunderland, South Shields, Murton, Hawthorn and Wallsend. To further explore this place, just scroll down and browse the available info.

Local weather forecast

Todays Local Weather Conditions & Forecast: 6°C / 42 °F

Morning Temperature 3°C / 38 °F
Evening Temperature 8°C / 46 °F
Night Temperature 8°C / 46 °F
Chance of rainfall 0%
Air Humidity 67%
Air Pressure 1002 hPa
Wind Speed Moderate breeze with 11 km/h (7 mph) from East
Cloud Conditions Broken clouds, covering 60% of sky
General Conditions Broken clouds

Thursday, 30th of January 2020

9°C (48 °F)
9°C (48 °F)
Light rain, gentle breeze, overcast clouds.

Friday, 31st of January 2020

11°C (51 °F)
9°C (48 °F)
Light rain, gentle breeze, overcast clouds.

Saturday, 1st of February 2020

7°C (45 °F)
6°C (43 °F)
Sky is clear, fresh breeze, clear sky.

Hotels and Places to Stay

Sunderland Marriott Hotel

Address
1,4 mi
Queens Parade
SR6 8DB Sunderland
United Kingdom

Time Information

Checkout: 12:00 - Checkin: 15:00
Reception
Weekday: -
Weekend: closed


ROKER HOTEL

Address
2,1 mi
ROKER TERRACE
SR6 9ND Sunderland
United Kingdom

Time Information

Checkout: 11:00 - Checkin: 15:00
Reception
Weekday: -
Weekend: closed


Hilton Garden Inn Sunderland

Address
2,8 mi
Vaux Brewery Way
SR5 1SN Sunderland
United Kingdom

Time Information

Checkout: 12:00 - Checkin: 15:00
Reception
Weekday: -
Weekend: closed


BEST WESTERN THE SEA HOTEL

Address
3,6 mi
SEA ROAD TYNE AND WEAR
NE33 2LD South Shields
United Kingdom

Time Information

Checkout: 11:00 - Checkin: 14:00
Reception
Weekday: -
Weekend: closed


Mill Dam Guest House

Address
4,0 mi
97 Mill Dam
NE33 1EQ South Shields
United Kingdom

Time Information

Checkout: 10:30 - Checkin: 15:00
Reception
Weekday: -
Weekend: closed


TRAVELODGE SUNDERLAND HIGH STREET WEST

Address
3,2 mi
HIGH STREET WEST
SR1 1UD SUNDERLAND
United Kingdom

Time Information

Checkout: 12:00 - Checkin: 15:00
Reception
Weekday: -
Weekend: closed


TRAVELODGE SUNDERLAND CENTRAL

Address
3,4 mi
LOW ROW
SR1 3PY NEWCASTLE
United Kingdom

Time Information

Checkout: 12:00 - Checkin: 15:00
Reception
Weekday: -
Weekend: closed


Sunderland A19/A1231

Address
4,1 mi
WESSINGTON WAY CASTLE TOWN
SR5 3HR Sunderland
United Kingdom

Time Information

Checkout: 12:00 - Checkin: 14:00
Reception
Weekday: -
Weekend: closed


Sunderland City Centre

Address
3,4 mi
1 - 3 HIND STREET
SR1 3QD SUNDERLAND
United Kingdom

Time Information

Checkout: 12:00 - Checkin: 14:00
Reception
Weekday: -
Weekend: closed


Sunderland North West

Address
3,5 mi
TIMBER BEACH ROAD, OFF WESSINGTON WAY CASTLETOWN
SR5 3XG SUNDERLAND
United Kingdom

Time Information

Checkout: 12:00 - Checkin: 14:00
Reception
Weekday: -
Weekend: closed


Videos from this area

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This is Sunderland - City Nights [Timelapse #1]

Published: August 25, 2013
Length: 45:11 min
Rating: 4 of 5
Author: Andy Martin

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Published: October 10, 2013
Length: 38:54 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: Durham Telly

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Published: August 15, 2010
Length: 50:33 min
Rating: 5 of 5
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Rating: 4 of 5
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Published: November 12, 2009
Length: 03:01 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: ART SPECK

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Published: July 27, 2012
Length: 05:43 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: PlanesTV

Action packed airshow in fantastic weather in front of a huge crowd. Red Arrows performed their 'High Show' and the Falcons jumped from 12000 feet!


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Published: January 12, 2015
Length: 54:45 min
Rating: 4 of 5
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Sunderland Seafront Attractions

Published: November 12, 2009
Length: 33:37 min
Rating: 4 of 5
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Published: August 03, 2014
Length: 31:49 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: John Mulvey

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Historic Fulwell Windmill, Sunderland

Published: October 01, 2009
Length: 17:21 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: jonathanwallace

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Attractions and noteworthy things

Distances are based on the centre of the city/town and sightseeing location. This list contains brief abstracts about monuments, holiday activities, national parcs, museums, organisations and more from the area as well as interesting facts about the region itself. Where available, you'll find the corresponding homepage. Otherwise the related wikipedia article.

Souter Lighthouse

Souter Lighthouse is a lighthouse located in the village of Marsden in South Tyneside, Tyne and Wear, England.

Located at 54.9708, -1.3642 (Lat. / Lng.), about 1 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Buildings and structures in Tyne and Wear, Lighthouses in England, National Trust properties in Tyne and Wear, Visitor attractions in Tyne and Wear, Museums in Tyne and Wear, Lighthouse museums in England, Reportedly haunted locations in England

Whitburn, South Tyneside

Whitburn is a village in South Tyneside, on the coast of North East England. It lies just to the north of the City of Sunderland in the ceremonial county of Tyne and Wear. Until 1974, when the Local Government Act 1972 came into being, it was part of County Durham. The village has a population of 5,235.

Located at 54.9519, -1.36606 (Lat. / Lng.), about 0 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Villages in Tyne and Wear, Populated coastal places in Tyne and Wear

Marsden Grotto

The Marsden Grotto, locally known as The Grotto, is a public house located on the coast at Marsden in South Shields, Tyne & Wear, England-U.K. The pub is one of the only 'cave bars' in Europe, other 'cave bars' include the Caves of Xoroi in Menorca. The Grotto is now a pub/restaurant serving mainly seafood. The Grotto is partly dug into the cliff face and fronted with a more conventional building opening onto the beach.

Located at 54.977, -1.37745 (Lat. / Lng.), about 2 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Public houses in Tyne and Wear, Caves of Tyne and Wear

Marsden Rock

Marsden Rock is a rock formation in Tyne and Wear, North East England, situated in Marsden, South Shields. It is owned by the National Trust. The face of the rock was changed forever when tidal erosion caused the arch to collapse in 1996. Prior to this it was the feature included on most postcards and photographs. The rock is still home to sea bird colonies, with thousands of pairs of Black-legged Kittiwakes, Fulmars, Gulls and Cormorants.

Located at 54.9774, -1.37548 (Lat. / Lng.), about 2 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Geography of Tyne and Wear, Rock formations in England, Stacks of the United Kingdom

Academy of Light

The Academy of Light is the name of the UEFA five star certified training facilities and youth academy for English football club Sunderland A.F.C. Officially opened in March 2003, the Academy of Light is a state-of-the-art training facility located in 220 acres of land (60 acres dedicated to football) in Cleadon - just north of Sunderland. It replaced the aging Charlie Hurley Centre, located nearby.

Located at 54.9435, -1.38968 (Lat. / Lng.), about 1 miles away.
Wikipedia Article, Homepage
Association football training grounds, Association football academies, Sunderland A.F.C.

Seaburn Metro station

Seaburn Metro station is a former National Rail station converted for use by the Tyne and Wear Metro for the Sunderland line extension in 2002. Northern Rail passenger services, freight trains and Grand Central empty stock workings continue to pass through the station but do not stop.

Located at 54.9296, -1.3865 (Lat. / Lng.), about 2 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Railway stations opened in 2002

Sunderland International Airshow

Sunderland International Airshow is the biggest free annual airshow in Europe, held near the Roker and Seaburn seafronts. It takes place over the course of two days, normally the final weekend in July and attracts around 1,200,000 spectators every year. The airshow features a large number of planes, including the Red Arrows and the Eurofighter Typhoon. In addition to the planes, the seafront plays host to a range of food counters, stalls and fairground games.

Located at 54.929, -1.364 (Lat. / Lng.), about 2 miles away.
Wikipedia Article, Homepage
Airshows in the United Kingdom, Visitor attractions in the City of Sunderland

Whitburn Colliery

Whitburn Colliery was a coal mine located in South Shields, North East England, located on the North Sea coast.

Located at 54.978, -1.3766 (Lat. / Lng.), about 2 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
South Shields, Coal mines in Tyne and Wear, Underground mines in England, Buildings and structures in Tyne and Wear, History of Tyne and Wear

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30 Jan
2020

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31 Jan
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01 Feb
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PUB CRAWL SATURDAYS! Free Weekly Pub Crawl Event In Sunderland
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Georgie
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Rave To The Grave 1st Feb 2020
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08 Feb
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This place is known by different names. Here the ones we know:
Whitburn