"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
29 May


Chance of rain 79%
Max temp. 12°C
(feels like 9°C)
Wind 4mph, gusting to 6mph.
ENE
Pressure 1015
Humidity 82%
UV Index
Air Quality

High Tide 05:57 BST
(04:57 GMT)

Low Tide 12:11 BST
(11:11 GMT)

High Tide 18:26 BST
(17:26 GMT)

Tuesday
30 May


Chance of rain 64%
Max temp. 16°C
(feels like 13°C)
Wind 4mph, gusting to 8mph.
WSW
Pressure 1008
Humidity 84%
UV Index
Air Quality

High Tide 06:49 BST
(05:49 GMT)

Low Tide 13:00 BST
(12:00 GMT)

High Tide 19:22 BST
(18:22 GMT)

Low Tide 23:29 GMT

Wednesday
31 May


Chance of rain 5%
Max temp. 16°C
(feels like 14°C)
Wind 2mph, gusting to 5mph.
W
Pressure 1022
Humidity 55%
UV Index
Air Quality

Low Tide 01:15 BST
(00:15 GMT)

High Tide 07:45 BST
(06:45 GMT)

Low Tide 13:53 BST
(12:53 GMT)

High Tide 20:21 BST
(19:21 GMT)

Thursday
1 June


Chance of rain 6%
Max temp. 16°C
(feels like 14°C)
Wind 3mph, gusting to 5mph.
SSE
Pressure 1020
Humidity 65%
UV Index
Air Quality

Low Tide 02:06 BST
(01:06 GMT)

High Tide 08:48 BST
(07:48 GMT)

Low Tide 14:55 BST
(13:55 GMT)

High Tide 21:25 BST
(20:25 GMT)

Friday
2 June


Chance of rain 18%
Max temp. 16°C
(feels like 14°C)
Wind 2mph, gusting to 5mph.
SE
Pressure 1017
Humidity 73%
UV Index
Air Quality

Low Tide 03:12 BST
(02:12 GMT)

High Tide 09:54 BST
(08:54 GMT)

Low Tide 16:08 BST
(15:08 GMT)

High Tide 22:29 BST
(21:29 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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