"Sittin' on the dock of the bay"

Ardrossan (Boydston) Beach

Ardrossan is a seaside destination and popular with day-trippers who come to enjoy the sandy beaches. The photo shows a view across to Arran from Ardrossan South beach.

Beach type: sand

Nearest town: Ardrossan

Local authority: North Ayrshire Council

OS Grid Reference: NS215424

Awards

Blue Flag Beach

Marine Conservation Society Recommended

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Things to see and do near Ardrossan (Boydston) Beach

  • North Ayrshire Museum (2m)
  • Hunterston Power Station (2m)
  • Metalart (Scotland) Ltd (4m)
  • Dalgarven Mill (5m)
  • The Big Idea (6m)
  • Magpie Mine (surface only) (6m)
  • Magnum Leisure Centre (6m)
  • Scottish Maritime Museum, Irvine (7m)
  • Scottish Maritime Museum- Irvine (7m)
  • Eglinton Country Park (7m)

Tourist Information

Largs
Tourist Information Point
St Columba Experience Heritage Centre
Gallowgate Street
Strathclyde
Scotland
KA30 8LX

Email info@visitscotland.com
http://www.visitscotland.com/destinations-maps/ayrshire-arran/

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Weather and Tides

Forecast for Tuesday 25 July

06:00


Chance of rain 5%
Max temp. 14°C
(feels like 13°C)
Wind 2mph, gusting to 3mph.
WNW
Pressure 1017
Humidity 91%
UV Index
Air Quality

09:00


Chance of rain 4%
Max temp. 15°C
(feels like 15°C)
Wind 1mph, gusting to 2mph.
SW
Pressure 1016
Humidity 86%
UV Index
Air Quality

12:00


Chance of rain 0%
Max temp. 16°C
(feels like 15°C)
Wind 2mph, gusting to 3mph.
SSW
Pressure 1015
Humidity 81%
UV Index
Air Quality

15:00


Chance of rain 0%
Max temp. 16°C
(feels like 16°C)
Wind 2mph, gusting to 3mph.
SSW
Pressure 1013
Humidity 77%
UV Index
Air Quality

18:00


Chance of rain 1%
Max temp. 16°C
(feels like 15°C)
Wind 2mph, gusting to 3mph.
S
Pressure 1011
Humidity 77%
UV Index
Air Quality

21:00


Chance of rain 2%
Max temp. 15°C
(feels like 14°C)
Wind 1mph, gusting to 2mph.
SE
Pressure 1010
Humidity 88%
UV Index n/a
Air Quality
High Tide
01:55 BST
(00:55 GMT)
Low Tide
07:34 BST
(06:34 GMT)
High Tide
14:43 BST
(13:43 GMT)
Low Tide
20:00 BST
(19:00 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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Accomodation near Ardrossan (Boydston) Beach

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Ardrossan is a seaside destination and popular with day-trippers who come to enjoy the sandy beaches. The photo shows a view across to Arran from Ardrossan South beach.

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