"Sittin' on the dock of the bay"

Achmelvich Bay Beach

This is a beautiful sheltered and rural west coast bay with a large expanse of silver sands. There is a caravan park close by and free parking is available.

Beach type: sand

Nearest town: Lochinver

Local authority: Highland Council

OS Grid Reference: NC056249

Awards

Blue Flag Beach

Marine Conservation Society Recommended

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Things to see and do near Achmelvich Bay Beach

  • Highland Stoneware Ltd (3m)

Tourist Information

Lochinver
Assynt Visitor Centre
Main Street
by Lairg, Sutherland
Highlands and Islands
Scotland
IV27 4LX

Phone 01571 844 194
Email info@visitscotland.com
http://www.discoverassynt.co.uk/

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Weather and Tides

Forecast for Wednesday 20 September

06:00


Chance of rain 61%
Max temp. 12°C
(feels like 9°C)
Wind 4mph, gusting to 6mph.
SE
Pressure 1008
Humidity 86%
UV Index n/a
Air Quality

09:00


Chance of rain 53%
Max temp. 14°C
(feels like 12°C)
Wind 4mph, gusting to 6mph.
S
Pressure 1007
Humidity 87%
UV Index
Air Quality

12:00


Chance of rain 7%
Max temp. 13°C
(feels like 11°C)
Wind 5mph, gusting to 6mph.
WSW
Pressure 1008
Humidity 86%
UV Index
Air Quality

15:00


Chance of rain 8%
Max temp. 13°C
(feels like 11°C)
Wind 3mph, gusting to 5mph.
W
Pressure 1009
Humidity 83%
UV Index
Air Quality

18:00


Chance of rain 8%
Max temp. 12°C
(feels like 11°C)
Wind 2mph, gusting to 3mph.
NW
Pressure 1009
Humidity 84%
UV Index
Air Quality

21:00


Chance of rain 16%
Max temp. 11°C
(feels like 11°C)
Wind 1mph, gusting to 2mph.
NNE
Pressure 1009
Humidity 88%
UV Index n/a
Air Quality
Low Tide
01:54 BST
(00:54 GMT)
High Tide
07:45 BST
(06:45 GMT)
Low Tide
14:03 BST
(13:03 GMT)
High Tide
19:55 BST
(18:55 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.

Five Day Weather and Tides

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This is a beautiful sheltered and rural west coast bay with a large expanse of silver sands. There is a caravan park close by and free parking is available.

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