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Whitesands Weather and Tides

East Lothian, Scotland

Latest Observations

17.8°C

11mph

Sea Temperature

0°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.

Mon

Min. 11°C

Tue

17°C

Wed

21°C

Thu

23°C

Fri

24°C

First light 03:24 Dawn 04:32 Sunrise 05:19 Sunset 21:12 Dusk 21:59 Nightfall 23:07 Full Moon

3 August 09:00 12:00 15:00 18:00 21:00
Summary
Chance of Rain 0% 33% 5% 4% 0%
Humidity 62% 60% 60% 64% 74%
Visibility Very Good Very Good Very Good Excellent Very Good
Temperature 15°C 16°C 16°C 16°C 13°C
Feels like 12°C 12°C 14°C 14°C 11°C
Wind Direction
Wind Speed 11mph 18mph 13mph 11mph 9mph
Gusting to 16mph 20mph 18mph 18mph 20mph
Beaufort Scale
Gentle Breeze: 3
Moderate Breeze: 4
Moderate Breeze: 4
Gentle Breeze: 3
Gentle Breeze: 3
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: Whitesands Bay (Beach). Sea surface temperatures are generated using E.U. Copernicus Marine Service Information.

Seven Day Tides

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Monday

3 August

Mon

Low

Low

1.0m 

09:19 BST
08:19 GMT

High

High

5.0m 

15:30 BST
14:30 GMT

Low

Low

1.2m 

21:26 BST
20:26 GMT

Tuesday

4 August

Tue

High

High

5.0m 

03:39 BST
02:39 GMT

Low

Low

0.9m 

09:59 BST
08:59 GMT

High

High

5.0m 

16:12 BST
15:12 GMT

Low

Low

1.2m 

22:04 BST
21:04 GMT

Wednesday

5 August

Wed

High

High

5.1m 

04:17 BST
03:17 GMT

Low

Low

0.9m 

10:34 BST
09:34 GMT

High

High

4.9m 

16:51 BST
15:51 GMT

Low

Low

1.2m 

22:40 BST
21:40 GMT

Thursday

6 August

Thu

High

High

5.1m 

04:53 BST
03:53 GMT

Low

Low

0.9m 

11:07 BST
10:07 GMT

High

High

4.9m 

17:29 BST
16:29 GMT

Low

Low

1.2m 

23:14 BST
22:14 GMT

Friday

7 August

Fri

High

High

5.0m 

05:30 BST
04:30 GMT

Low

Low

1.0m 

11:39 BST
10:39 GMT

High

High

4.8m 

18:05 BST
17:05 GMT

Low

Low

1.3m 

23:47 BST
22:47 GMT

Saturday

8 August

Sat

High

High

4.9m 

06:07 BST
05:07 GMT

Low

Low

1.1m 

12:11 BST
11:11 GMT

High

High

4.7m 

18:42 BST
17:42 GMT

Sunday

9 August

Sun

Low

Low

1.4m 

00:21 BST
23:21 GMT

High

High

4.8m 

06:46 BST
05:46 GMT

Low

Low

1.3m 

12:45 BST
11:45 GMT

High

High

4.6m 

19:20 BST
18:20 GMT

Monday

10 August

Mon

Low

Low

1.6m 

00:58 BST
23:58 GMT

Important! Tide times are for the nearest measurement point (Dunbar) 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: Broxburn

Location type: Village

Nearest town: Dunbar

OS Grid: NT711773

Country: Scotland

Local Authority: East Lothian

Nearest postcode: EH42 1SL

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

Whitesands weather and tides. Includes 7 day weather forecast, current weather observations, 7 day tide charts, sunrise, sunset, moon phases, air quality forecast and UV index.

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