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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.

Sand Marina

Weather and tides for Wednesday 17 October

Tonight
Chance of rain 1%
Min temp. 6°C
(feels like 5°C)
Wind 4mph
Tomorrow (Thursday)
Chance of rain 4%
Max temp. 12°C
(feels like 10°C)
Wind 9mph
Max UV Index

The tide at Ardrossan South Beach is currently falling. Low tide will be at approximately 1:17 AM tomorrow, and the next high tide will be at approximately 7:05 AM tomorrow.

Today's air pollution levels are forecast to be Low

Approximate sea surface temperature:   12.3°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

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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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