"Sittin' on the dock of the bay"

Aberdour-Silver Sands Beach Weather and Tides

Aberdour Silver Sands is one of the most popular and attractive sandy beaches on the Fife coast. The beach offers the freshness and variety of the seaside as well as the peace and tranquillity of the countryside. The shore, in its charming setting, looks out to the Islands of Inchmickery and Inchcolm, where there is a famous Abby.  The Fife coastal path passes by this beach and the section from here is well worth walking.

Lifeguards patrol the beach during the peak season, 2nd July - 31st August.

 

Access: The beach is a ten minute walk from the train station, and just off the A921 from Inverkeithing and Burntisland.  The coastal path passes this beach too.

Nearest town: Aberdour

Local authority: Fife Council

OS Grid Reference: NT201852

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Weather and Tides

Forecast for the next five days

Monday
21 May


Chance of rain 4%
Max temp. 19°C
(feels like 17°C)
Wind 2mph, gusting to 3mph.
E
Pressure 1018
Humidity 61%
UV Index
Air Quality

Low Tide 01:26 BST
(00:26 GMT)

High Tide 07:54 BST
(06:54 GMT)

Low Tide 14:05 BST
(13:05 GMT)

High Tide 20:34 BST
(19:34 GMT)

Tuesday
22 May


Chance of rain 10%
Max temp. 13°C
(feels like 10°C)
Wind 3mph, gusting to 7mph.
ENE
Pressure 1022
Humidity 76%
UV Index
Air Quality

Low Tide 02:30 BST
(01:30 GMT)

High Tide 09:02 BST
(08:02 GMT)

Low Tide 15:19 BST
(14:19 GMT)

High Tide 21:45 BST
(20:45 GMT)

Wednesday
23 May


Chance of rain 12%
Max temp. 12°C
(feels like 10°C)
Wind 2mph, gusting to 5mph.
E
Pressure 1028
Humidity 80%
UV Index
Air Quality

Low Tide 03:46 BST
(02:46 GMT)

High Tide 10:17 BST
(09:17 GMT)

Low Tide 16:39 BST
(15:39 GMT)

High Tide 22:58 BST
(21:58 GMT)

Thursday
24 May


Chance of rain 12%
Max temp. 13°C
(feels like 11°C)
Wind 2mph, gusting to 5mph.
ENE
Pressure 1028
Humidity 78%
UV Index
Air Quality

Low Tide 05:01 BST
(04:01 GMT)

High Tide 11:29 BST
(10:29 GMT)

Low Tide 17:50 BST
(16:50 GMT)

Important! Tide times are for the nearest measurement point and may not be accurate for this location. 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.

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