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Ardrossan South Beach

(Saltcoats Beach)

North Ayrshire, Scotland

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A traditional sandy beach in a bay between the towns of Ardrossan and Saltcoats with spectacular views of the Clyde and Arran.

Popular with locals and tourists. The water is shallow for several hundred metres from the shore. The beach is close to the town.

Ardrossan South Beach is adjacent to the Ayrshire Coastal Path.

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Weather and tides for Saturday 18 May

Chance of rain 15%
Max temp. 21°C
(feels like 18°C)
Wind 9mph
Max UV Index
Chance of rain 0%
Min temp. 12°C
(feels like 11°C)
Wind 7mph

The tide at Ardrossan South Beach is currently falling. Low tide will be at approximately 3:16 PM, and the next high tide will be at approximately 10:15 PM.

Today's air pollution levels are forecast to be Moderate

Approximate sea surface temperature:   13°C  

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Recommended holiday cottages near Ardrossan South Beach

Things to do and see in the area

Geronimo Sailing Ltd (0.6 miles)
Caledonian MacBrayne - Day Trips to Arran & Argyll (0.8 miles)
Artastic (4.1 miles)
Kilwinning Abbey Tower (4.2 miles)
Dalgarven Mill (4.4 miles)
The Harbour Arts Centre (5 miles)
Small Talk Coffee Shop (5.2 miles)
Scottish Maritime Museum, Irvine (5.3 miles)
Portencross Castle (5.8 miles)

All distances are approximate

Other beaches nearby

Location: Ardrossan

Location type: Urban

OS Grid: NS236418

Country: Scotland

Local Authority: North Ayrshire

Nearest postcode: KA22 8DY

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Visitor information for Ardrossan South Beach, North Ayrshire, Scotland. Weather, tides, visitor comments, beach facilities, photos, nearest postcode, beach information and nearby accommodation.

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