"Sittin' on the dock of the bay"

Balmedie Country Park Beach

The Park is part of 16km of extensive dunes and sandy beach stretching from Aberdeen to Newburgh. The sheer size of the beach means it is seldom crowded and makes it possible to find a quiet spot at any time of the year.

Beach type: Sand

Nearest town: Aberdeen

Local authority: Aberdeenshire Council

OS Grid Reference: NJ981180

Awards

Green Coast Beach

Marine Conservation Society Recommended

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Things to see and do near Balmedie Country Park Beach

  • Stonehaven Tolbooth Museum (2m)
  • Kartstart Aberdeen (5m)
  • Techno-Play (6m)
  • St Machar's Cathedral (6m)
  • Zoology Museum and Botanic Garden (7m)
  • Linx Ice Arena (7m)
  • Beach Leisure Centre (7m)
  • Seaton Park (7m)
  • Transition Extreme (7m)
  • Satrosphere Science Centre (7m)

Tourist Information

Aberdeen
Visitor Information Centre
23 Union Street
Aberdeenshire
Grampian
Scotland
AB11 5BP

Phone 01224 269180
Email info@visitscotland.com
http://www.visitscotland.com/destinations-maps/aberdeen-city-shire/

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Weather and Tides

Forecast for Wednesday 26 July

06:00


Chance of rain 11%
Max temp. 13°C
(feels like 10°C)
Wind 4mph, gusting to 7mph.
SSE
Pressure 1005
Humidity 92%
UV Index
Air Quality

09:00


Chance of rain 62%
Max temp. 13°C
(feels like 10°C)
Wind 6mph, gusting to 9mph.
SSE
Pressure 1002
Humidity 93%
UV Index
Air Quality

12:00


Chance of rain 98%
Max temp. 13°C
(feels like 9°C)
Wind 7mph, gusting to 11mph.
SE
Pressure 997
Humidity 95%
UV Index
Air Quality

15:00


Chance of rain 40%
Max temp. 14°C
(feels like 11°C)
Wind 6mph, gusting to 9mph.
S
Pressure 994
Humidity 96%
UV Index
Air Quality

18:00


Chance of rain 3%
Max temp. 17°C
(feels like 16°C)
Wind 3mph, gusting to 5mph.
SSW
Pressure 994
Humidity 74%
UV Index
Air Quality

21:00


Chance of rain 0%
Max temp. 14°C
(feels like 12°C)
Wind 3mph, gusting to 5mph.
SSW
Pressure 995
Humidity 82%
UV Index n/a
Air Quality
High Tide
03:57 BST
(02:57 GMT)
Low Tide
10:16 BST
(09:16 GMT)
High Tide
16:34 BST
(15:34 GMT)
Low Tide
22:26 BST
(21:26 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 Park is part of 16km of extensive dunes and sandy beach stretching from Aberdeen to Newburgh. The sheer size of the beach means it is seldom crowded and makes it possible to find a quiet spot at any time of the year.

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