"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

Wednesday
17 January


Chance of rain 34%
Max temp. 3°C
(feels like -3°C)
Wind 5mph, gusting to 9mph.
WSW
Pressure 994
Humidity 88%
UV Index
Air Quality

High Tide 03:05 GMT

Low Tide 08:30 GMT

High Tide 15:13 GMT

Low Tide 20:59 GMT

Thursday
18 January


Chance of rain 7%
Max temp. 3°C
(feels like -2°C)
Wind 4mph, gusting to 7mph.
WSW
Pressure 991
Humidity 86%
UV Index
Air Quality

High Tide 03:38 GMT

Low Tide 09:05 GMT

High Tide 15:46 GMT

Low Tide 21:32 GMT

Friday
19 January


Chance of rain 8%
Max temp. 3°C
(feels like -2°C)
Wind 4mph, gusting to 7mph.
WSW
Pressure 990
Humidity 88%
UV Index
Air Quality

High Tide 04:10 GMT

Low Tide 09:40 GMT

High Tide 16:17 GMT

Low Tide 22:05 GMT

Saturday
20 January


Chance of rain 1%
Max temp. 3°C
(feels like -1°C)
Wind 2mph, gusting to 4mph.
WNW
Pressure 1007
Humidity 80%
UV Index
Air Quality

High Tide 04:43 GMT

Low Tide 10:13 GMT

High Tide 16:49 GMT

Low Tide 22:38 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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