"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 Thursday 23 March

06:00


Chance of rain 54%
Max temp. 5°C
(feels like -0°C)
Wind 5mph, gusting to 7mph.
NE
Pressure 1020
Humidity 88%
UV Index n/a
Air Quality

09:00


Chance of rain 8%
Max temp. 6°C
(feels like 2°C)
Wind 4mph, gusting to 7mph.
ENE
Pressure 1023
Humidity 85%
UV Index
Air Quality

12:00


Chance of rain 0%
Max temp. 9°C
(feels like 6°C)
Wind 5mph, gusting to 8mph.
ENE
Pressure 1024
Humidity 68%
UV Index
Air Quality

15:00


Chance of rain 0%
Max temp. 10°C
(feels like 7°C)
Wind 4mph, gusting to 7mph.
ENE
Pressure 1025
Humidity 61%
UV Index
Air Quality

18:00


Chance of rain 0%
Max temp. 7°C
(feels like 4°C)
Wind 3mph, gusting to 6mph.
ENE
Pressure 1028
Humidity 73%
UV Index
Air Quality

21:00


Chance of rain 0%
Max temp. 5°C
(feels like 2°C)
Wind 2mph, gusting to 5mph.
NE
Pressure 1030
Humidity 84%
UV Index n/a
Air Quality
Low Tide
03:44 GMT
High Tide
08:23 GMT
Low Tide
16:17 GMT
High Tide
21:05 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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