"Sittin' on the dock of the bay"

Annan Beach

The saltmarsh, or merse as it is locally known, is an especially important area for wildlife. East of Annan a shingle beach runs west to Powfoot.

Beach type: Marsh/Shingle

Nearest town: Annan

Local authority: Dumfries and Galloway Council

OS Grid Reference: NY198648

Awards

Blue Flag Beach

Marine Conservation Society Recommended

Keep Britain Tidy Seaside Award

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Things to see and do near Annan Beach

  • The Devils Porridge Exhibition (3m)
  • Dalton Pottery Art Cafe (8m)
  • Gretna Hall Blacksmith's Shop (8m)
  • World Famous Old Blacksmith's Shop Centre (8m)
  • Mossburn Animal Centre (11m)
  • Rammerscales House (11m)
  • The Gincase Farm Park (12m)

Tourist Information

Gretna Green
Tourist Information Centre
Unit 38, Gretna Gateway Outlet
Village
Glasgow Road
Gretna
Dumfries and Galloway
Scotland
DG16 5GG

Phone 01461 337 834
Email info@visitscotland.com
http://www.visitscotland.com/destinations-maps/dumfries-galloway/

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Weather and Tides

Forecast for Wednesday 23 August

06:00


Chance of rain 83%
Max temp. 18°C
(feels like 18°C)
Wind 2mph, gusting to 4mph.
SSE
Pressure 1010
Humidity 90%
UV Index
Air Quality

09:00


Chance of rain 15%
Max temp. 16°C
(feels like 15°C)
Wind 3mph, gusting to 5mph.
SW
Pressure 1011
Humidity 97%
UV Index
Air Quality

12:00


Chance of rain 2%
Max temp. 17°C
(feels like 15°C)
Wind 4mph, gusting to 5mph.
SW
Pressure 1011
Humidity 84%
UV Index
Air Quality

15:00


Chance of rain 0%
Max temp. 17°C
(feels like 14°C)
Wind 4mph, gusting to 7mph.
SW
Pressure 1011
Humidity 78%
UV Index
Air Quality

18:00


Chance of rain 0%
Max temp. 16°C
(feels like 14°C)
Wind 4mph, gusting to 6mph.
SW
Pressure 1011
Humidity 81%
UV Index
Air Quality

21:00


Chance of rain 0%
Max temp. 15°C
(feels like 14°C)
Wind 3mph, gusting to 5mph.
SSW
Pressure 1012
Humidity 89%
UV Index n/a
Air Quality
High Tide
01:36 BST
(00:36 GMT)
Low Tide
10:40 BST
(09:40 GMT)
High Tide
14:01 BST
(13:01 GMT)
Low Tide
22:50 BST
(21:50 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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The saltmarsh, or merse as it is locally known, is an especially important area for wildlife. East of Annan a shingle beach runs west to Powfoot.

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