British Beaches

Visitor information for every beach in the UK

"Feelings I should leave alone to the ocean"

Broughty Ferry Beach

Dundee City, Scotland

Rate this beach!
Approximate Location Map

Use two fingers to pan or zoom the map

A former fishing village, now a residential suburb of Dundee, Broughty Ferry is an extensive sandy beach.

A promenade gives direct pedestrian and disabled access at several locations. The beach is backed by dunes and provides views across the Tay estuary.


Weather and tides for Wednesday 7 June

Chance of rain 9%
Max temp. 14°C
(feels like 12°C)
Wind 9mph
Max UV Index
Chance of rain 9%
Min temp. 10°C
(feels like 9°C)
Wind 7mph

The tide at Broughty Ferry Beach is currently falling. Low tide will be at approximately 11:58 AM, and the next high tide will be at approximately 6:18 PM.

Today's air pollution levels are forecast to be Low

Approximate sea surface temperature:   12.1°C  

Detailed weather and tides »

Recommended holiday cottages near Broughty Ferry Beach

Things to do and see in the area

Barnhill Rock Garden (0.3 miles)
Broughty Castle (0.7 miles)
Pirate Boats (0.7 miles)
The Milton Inn (1.3 miles)
Strachan Tours (1.8 miles)
Scotscraig Golf Club (1.8 miles)
Monifieth Golf Links (2.3 miles)
Tentsmuir National Nature Reserve (2.8 miles)
Tentsmuir Forest (3 miles)

All distances are approximate

Other beaches nearby

Location: Barnhill, Broughty Ferry

Location type: Urban

OS Grid: NO475307

Country: Scotland

Local Authority: Dundee City

Nearest postcode: DD5 2EP

(for sat-nav purposes only, a beach does not have a postal address!)

Important! Beach information is compiled from a variety of different sources and is correct to the best of our knowledge at the time of compilation. However, information may be incorrectly supplied by our sources or go out of date after publication. makes no warranty as to the accuracy of any information on this page.

Stuff you might want for the beach!

(Or après-beach. Or pre-beach. Or, just because you might want stuff)

Visitor information for Broughty Ferry Beach, Dundee City, Scotland. Weather, tides, visitor comments, beach facilities, photos, nearest postcode, beach information and nearby accommodation.

British Beaches is a Good Stuff website. Wed, 07 Jun 2023 07:31:49 +0100