"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

Tuesday
27 June


Chance of rain 96%
Max temp. 13°C
(feels like 10°C)
Wind 5mph, gusting to 7mph.
E
Pressure 1008
Humidity 93%
UV Index
Air Quality

High Tide 05:44 BST
(04:44 GMT)

Low Tide 12:02 BST
(11:02 GMT)

High Tide 18:13 BST
(17:13 GMT)

Wednesday
28 June


Chance of rain 23%
Max temp. 14°C
(feels like 10°C)
Wind 4mph, gusting to 8mph.
ENE
Pressure 1005
Humidity 74%
UV Index
Air Quality

High Tide 06:34 BST
(05:34 GMT)

Low Tide 12:47 BST
(11:47 GMT)

High Tide 19:05 BST
(18:05 GMT)

Low Tide 23:14 GMT

Thursday
29 June


Chance of rain 77%
Max temp. 14°C
(feels like 10°C)
Wind 5mph, gusting to 9mph.
NNE
Pressure 999
Humidity 87%
UV Index
Air Quality

High Tide 07:27 BST
(06:27 GMT)

Low Tide 13:32 BST
(12:32 GMT)

High Tide 19:58 BST
(18:58 GMT)

Low Tide 23:55 GMT

Friday
30 June


Chance of rain 47%
Max temp. 15°C
(feels like 13°C)
Wind 3mph, gusting to 6mph.
N
Pressure 1003
Humidity 74%
UV Index
Air Quality

Low Tide 01:34 BST
(00:34 GMT)

High Tide 08:23 BST
(07:23 GMT)

Low Tide 14:18 BST
(13:18 GMT)

High Tide 20:53 BST
(19:53 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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