Meeting location for Newcastle Astronomical Society and venue for their regular “stargazing in the city” public events.
Location events organiser
Newcastle Astronomical Society organises events at this location
Please contact Newcastle Astronomical Society directly with any enquiries relating to visiting this location
Email: [email protected]
Facebook: Newcastle Astronomical Society
Weather forecast for St James Park (0.4 miles away) updated 16/09/21 at 20:00.
Local light pollution
The above demonstrates the estimated effect of light pollution - graphics created using Stellarium.
Best time to visit
The below chart shows when the skies will be at their darkest at this location and therefore the best time to visit. Moonlight is shown in light yellow and the Sun's twilight in light blue. Midnight on the date shown is shown as a white line with sunset to the left and sunrise the next morning to the right. A black background with stars shows the best times for stargazing. See our dark sky calendar for more details.