The Blackhall Rocks Nature Reserver has a public car park right next to the beach with views to the North and North-East suitable for aurora spotting.
This location has been identified as a great site to spot Aurora with relatively low light pollution and clear horizons towards the North.
Tonight's weather forecast
Weather forecast for Peterlee (2.49 miles away) updated 23/05/19 at 18:00.
Location light pollution
This location is estimated to have light pollution levels similar to a suburban setting based on satellite data from CPRE.
The above demonstrates the estimated effect of light pollution - graphics created using Stellarium