"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
20 September


Chance of rain 81%
Max temp. 16°C
(feels like 15°C)
Wind 3mph, gusting to 6mph.
SW
Pressure 1011
Humidity 88%
UV Index
Air Quality

High Tide 03:23 BST
(02:23 GMT)

Low Tide 09:42 BST
(08:42 GMT)

High Tide 15:49 BST
(14:49 GMT)

Low Tide 21:47 BST
(20:47 GMT)

Thursday
21 September


Chance of rain 84%
Max temp. 14°C
(feels like 12°C)
Wind 3mph, gusting to 5mph.
WSW
Pressure 1009
Humidity 85%
UV Index
Air Quality

High Tide 04:05 BST
(03:05 GMT)

Low Tide 10:20 BST
(09:20 GMT)

High Tide 16:27 BST
(15:27 GMT)

Low Tide 22:24 BST
(21:24 GMT)

Friday
22 September


Chance of rain 79%
Max temp. 14°C
(feels like 12°C)
Wind 3mph, gusting to 6mph.
SSE
Pressure 1014
Humidity 78%
UV Index
Air Quality

High Tide 04:45 BST
(03:45 GMT)

Low Tide 10:53 BST
(09:53 GMT)

High Tide 17:05 BST
(16:05 GMT)

Low Tide 22:56 BST
(21:56 GMT)

Saturday
23 September


Chance of rain 8%
Max temp. 17°C
(feels like 14°C)
Wind 4mph, gusting to 7mph.
S
Pressure 1015
Humidity 78%
UV Index
Air Quality

High Tide 05:24 BST
(04:24 GMT)

Low Tide 11:23 BST
(10:23 GMT)

High Tide 17:41 BST
(16:41 GMT)

Low Tide 23:21 BST
(22:21 GMT)

Sunday
24 September


Chance of rain 16%
Max temp. 16°C
(feels like 15°C)
Wind 2mph, gusting to 4mph.
SSW
Pressure 1018
Humidity 78%
UV Index
Air Quality

High Tide 06:02 BST
(05:02 GMT)

Low Tide 11:42 BST
(10:42 GMT)

High Tide 18:17 BST
(17:17 GMT)

Low Tide 23:37 BST
(22:37 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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