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Dunnet Bay

(Castlehill Beach)

Highland, Scotland


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A wide sandy bay near the eastern tip of Scotlands North coast.

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Weather and tides for Friday 25 September

Tonight
Chance of rain 52%
Min temp. 7°C
(feels like 5°C)
Wind 13mph
Tomorrow (Saturday)
Chance of rain 28%
Max temp. 12°C
(feels like 8°C)
Wind 18mph
Max UV Index

The tide at Dunnet Bay is currently falling. Low tide will be at approximately 11:05 PM, and the next high tide will be at approximately 5:35 AM tomorrow.

Today's air pollution levels are forecast to be Low

Approximate sea surface temperature:   12.7°C  

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Recommended holiday cottages near Dunnet Bay

Things to do and see in the area

Dunnet Bay Distillery (1.6 miles)
Dunnet Head (3.7 miles)
The Castle and Gardens of Mey (5.8 miles)

All distances are approximate

Other beaches nearby

Location: Castletown

Location type: Rural

OS Grid: ND211688

Country: Scotland

Local Authority: Highland

Nearest postcode: KW14 8SU

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

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Visitor information for Dunnet Bay, Highland, Scotland. Weather, tides, visitor comments, beach facilities, photos, nearest postcode, beach information and nearby accommodation.

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