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The Sands of Breckon Beach

Shetland Islands, Scotland


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The Sands of Breckon is a stunning secluded white sand beach in the north of Yell and is surrounded by an SSSI.

The beach is sheltered by spectacular sand dunes, providing a wonderful view of the sunset over the Atlantic Ocean. Access to this beach is a five minute walk from the car park.

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Weather and tides for Saturday 23 March

Tonight
Chance of rain 85%
Min temp. 4°C
(feels like -1°C)
Wind 20mph
Tomorrow (Sunday)
Chance of rain 88%
Max temp. 6°C
(feels like 0°C)
Wind 25mph
Max UV Index

The tide at The Sands of Breckon Beach is currently rising. High tide will be at approximately 11:56 PM, and the next low tide will be at approximately 5:41 AM tomorrow.

Today's air pollution levels are forecast to be Low

Approximate sea surface temperature:   7.7°C  

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Location: Midbrake

Location type: Rural

Nearest village: Cullivoe

OS Grid: HP527052

Country: Scotland

Local Authority: Shetland Islands

Nearest postcode: ZE2 9BB

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Visitor information for The Sands of Breckon Beach, Shetland Islands, Scotland. Weather, tides, visitor comments, beach facilities, photos, nearest postcode, beach information and nearby accommodation.

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