"Sittin' on the dock of the bay"

Bay of Backaland

Bay of Backaland is a coastal feature in Orkney, Scotland.

It is listed under Bays and Coves: Bay

Local authority: Orkney Islands Council

OS Grid Reference: HY600313

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Things to see and do near Bay of Backaland

  • Sui Generis Gallery (2m)
  • Eday Spinners (5m)
  • Isle Of Sanday Knitters (Ork) Ltd (8m)

Tourist Information

Kirkwall
The Travel Centre
West Castle Street
Orkney
Highlands and Islands
Scotland
KW15 1GU

Phone 01856 872 856
Email info@visitscotland.com
http://www.visitscotland.com/travel/information/centres

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Weather and Tides

Forecast for Tuesday 23 January

06:00


Chance of rain 55%
Max temp. 7°C
(feels like 2°C)
Wind 7mph, gusting to 10mph.
S
Pressure 995
Humidity 88%
UV Index n/a
Air Quality

09:00


Chance of rain 14%
Max temp. 7°C
(feels like 3°C)
Wind 6mph, gusting to 10mph.
SSW
Pressure 994
Humidity 91%
UV Index
Air Quality

12:00


Chance of rain 55%
Max temp. 7°C
(feels like 3°C)
Wind 5mph, gusting to 6mph.
SSW
Pressure 992
Humidity 94%
UV Index
Air Quality

15:00


Chance of rain 20%
Max temp. 7°C
(feels like 2°C)
Wind 5mph, gusting to 7mph.
SW
Pressure 991
Humidity 91%
UV Index
Air Quality

18:00


Chance of rain 37%
Max temp. 6°C
(feels like 2°C)
Wind 5mph, gusting to 8mph.
SW
Pressure 990
Humidity 91%
UV Index n/a
Air Quality

21:00


Chance of rain 39%
Max temp. 5°C
(feels like -0°C)
Wind 8mph, gusting to 10mph.
WSW
Pressure 992
Humidity 88%
UV Index n/a
Air Quality
High Tide
02:14 GMT
Low Tide
07:30 GMT
High Tide
14:20 GMT
Low Tide
20:09 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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