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Aberdour Silver Sands

Fife, Scotland

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Aberdour Silver Sands is one of the most popular and attractive sandy beaches on the Fife coast..

The beach offers the freshness and variety of the seaside as well as the peace and tranquillity of the countryside. The shore, in its charming setting, looks out to the Islands of Inchmickery and Inchcolm, where there is a famous Abby. The Fife coastal path passes by this beach and the section from here is well worth walking. Lifeguards patrol the beach during the peak season, 2nd July - 31st August. Access: The beach is a ten minute walk from the train station, and just off the A921 from Inverkeithing and Burntisland. The coastal path passes this beach too.

Aberdour Silver Sands is adjacent to the Fife Coastal Path.

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Weather and tides for Saturday 15 August

Chance of rain 10%
Max temp. 17°C
(feels like 15°C)
Wind 9mph
Max UV Index
Chance of rain 10%
Min temp. 13°C
(feels like 12°C)
Wind 9mph

The tide at Aberdour Silver Sands is currently falling. Low tide will be at approximately 6:45 PM, and the next high tide will be at approximately 1:10 AM tomorrow.

Today's air pollution levels are forecast to be Low

Approximate sea surface temperature:   15.2°C  

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Recommended holiday cottages near Aberdour Silver Sands

Things to do and see in the area

Aberdour Castle (0.5 miles)
Silver Sands Spa (0.5 miles)
Aberdour Golf Club (0.6 miles)
Inchcolm Abbey and Island (1.8 miles)
Museum of Communication (2 miles)
The Dive Bunker (2.3 miles)
King Tours Scotland - Private Day Tours (2.6 miles)
Burntisland Golf House Club (2.7 miles)
Cross Guns (4.3 miles)
Fife Leisure Park (4.5 miles)

All distances are approximate

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Location: Easter Aberdour,

Location type: Village

OS Grid: NT200853

Country: Scotland

Local Authority: Fife

Nearest postcode: KY3 0RE

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Visitor information for Aberdour Silver Sands, Fife, Scotland. Weather, tides, visitor comments, beach facilities, photos, nearest postcode, beach information and nearby accommodation.

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