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Silverknowes Beach

City of Edinburgh, Scotland

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A sand and pebble beach close to Edinburgh.

The beach is backed by a golf course and recreation grounds.


Weather and tides for Sunday 24 October

Chance of rain 17%
Max temp. 15°C
(feels like 12°C)
Wind 13mph
Max UV Index
Chance of rain 57%
Min temp. 9°C
(feels like 5°C)
Wind 11mph

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 Silverknowes Beach

Things to do and see in the area

Visites Guidees Edimbourg (2.7 miles)
Edinburgh Castle (3.3 miles)
Royal Yacht Britannia (3.4 miles)
Camera Obscura and World of Illusions (3.4 miles)
Royal Mile (3.4 miles)
Little Fish Free Tour (3.5 miles)
Edinburgh Old Town (3.5 miles)
The Real Mary King's Close (3.5 miles)
National Museum of Scotland (3.7 miles)
Inchcolm Abbey and Island (3.7 miles)

All distances are approximate

Other beaches nearby

Location: Muirhouse, Edinburgh

Location type: Urban

OS Grid: NT211770

Country: Scotland

Local Authority: City of Edinburgh

Nearest postcode: EH4 5EW

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Visitor information for Silverknowes Beach, City of Edinburgh, Scotland. Weather, tides, visitor comments, beach facilities, photos, nearest postcode, beach information and nearby accommodation.

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