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Sandside Bay Weather and Tides

Highland, Scotland

Latest Observations

14.0°C

21mph

Sea Temperature

13.5°C

Latest weather observations are for the nearest Met Office observation point and may not necessarily be accurate for this beach, especially when the weather is very changeable. Sea temperatures are the latest satellite surface temperature measurement for open water closest to the beach. Sea temperatures are a guideline only and can be affected by local conditions.

Wed

16°C

Thu

17°C

Fri

17°C

Sat

16°C

Sun

16°C

First light 04:10 Dawn 05:10 Sunrise 05:55 Sunset 20:39 Dusk 21:24 Nightfall 22:24 New Moon

23 August Midnight 03:00 06:00 09:00 12:00 15:00 18:00 21:00
Summary
Chance of Rain 12% 6% 59% 87% 85% 19% 39% 36%
Humidity 95% 95% 93% 93% 93% 95% 93% 95%
Visibility Good Good Good Good Good Good Very Good Very Good
Temperature 15°C 14°C 14°C 15°C 15°C 15°C 15°C 13°C
Feels like 12°C 11°C 11°C 12°C 12°C 13°C 14°C 13°C
Wind Direction
Wind Speed 20mph 18mph 18mph 18mph 16mph 13mph 7mph 2mph
Gusting to 29mph 34mph 34mph 36mph 31mph 25mph 13mph 7mph
Beaufort Scale
Fresh Breeze: 5
Moderate Breeze: 4
Moderate Breeze: 4
Moderate Breeze: 4
Moderate Breeze: 4
Moderate Breeze: 4
Light Breeze: 2
Light Air: 1
Max UV Index

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Weather forecast and current observations are supplied by the Met Office. Forecast is for the nearest Met Office forecast location: Craigtown. Sea surface temperatures are generated using E.U. Copernicus Marine Service Information.

Seven Day Tides

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Wednesday

23 August

Wed

Low

Low

0.2m 

04:21 BST
03:21 GMT

High

High

4.9m 

10:32 BST
09:32 GMT

Low

Low

0.7m 

16:36 BST
15:36 GMT

High

High

5.1m 

22:43 BST
21:43 GMT

Thursday

24 August

Thu

Low

Low

0.2m 

05:00 BST
04:00 GMT

High

High

4.8m 

11:11 BST
10:11 GMT

Low

Low

0.8m 

17:14 BST
16:14 GMT

High

High

5.0m 

23:21 BST
22:21 GMT

Friday

25 August

Fri

Low

Low

0.4m 

05:39 BST
04:39 GMT

High

High

4.6m 

11:49 BST
10:49 GMT

Low

Low

1.0m 

17:51 BST
16:51 GMT

High

High

4.8m 

23:59 BST
22:59 GMT

Saturday

26 August

Sat

Low

Low

0.8m 

06:17 BST
05:17 GMT

High

High

4.4m 

12:27 BST
11:27 GMT

Low

Low

1.3m 

18:29 BST
17:29 GMT

Sunday

27 August

Sun

High

High

4.5m 

00:38 BST
23:38 GMT

Low

Low

1.2m 

06:57 BST
05:57 GMT

High

High

4.1m 

13:07 BST
12:07 GMT

Low

Low

1.6m 

19:08 BST
18:08 GMT

Monday

28 August

Mon

High

High

4.1m 

01:19 BST
00:19 GMT

Low

Low

1.6m 

07:39 BST
06:39 GMT

High

High

3.9m 

13:52 BST
12:52 GMT

Low

Low

1.9m 

19:52 BST
18:52 GMT

Important! Tide times are for the nearest measurement point (Scrabster) and may not be accurate for this beach. You should not rely on these times for anything other than a broad indication of when the tide will be at its highest or lowest.

In particular, these tide times are not suitable for navigational use.

Accurate tide forecasts require complex calculations and detailed local information. If you intend to engage in any activity for which tidal information is important for safety reasons (including sailing, powerboating, diving, and surfing) then you should obtain professional data.

Tidal predictions are © Crown Copyright and/or database rights. Reproduced by permission of the Controller of Her Majesty's Stationery Office and the UK Hydrographic Office (www.ukho.gov.uk).

Location: Fresgoe

Location type: Rural

Nearest village: Reay

OS Grid: NC960650

Country: Scotland

Local Authority: Highland Council

Nearest postcode: KW14 7RG

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

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