"Sittin' on the dock of the bay"

Broughty Ferry Beach

A former fishing village, now a residential suburb of Dundee, Broughty Ferry is an extensive sandy beach. A promenade gives direct pedestrian and disabled access at several locations. The beach is backed by dunes and provides views across the Tay estuary.

Beach type: sand

Nearest town: Broughty Ferry

Local authority: Dundee City Council

OS Grid Reference: NO469306

Awards

Green Coast Beach

Marine Conservation Society Recommended

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Things to see and do near Broughty Ferry Beach

  • Broughty Castle (0m)
  • Barnhill Rock Garden (1m)
  • Monifieth Blue Seaway (2m)
  • The Factory Skatepark (2m)
  • The Fun Factory (3m)
  • Battlefield LIVE Dundee (3m)
  • HM Frigate Unicorn (3m)
  • Dundee Museum of Transport (3m)
  • Frigate Unicorn (4m)
  • Olympia Leisure Centre (4m)
  • Claverhouse Equestrian Centre (4m)
  • Discovery Point and RRS Discovery (4m)
  • McManus Galleries (4m)
  • Dundee Ice Arena (4m)
  • Dundee Treasure Trail (4m)
  • Discovery Point (4m)
  • Dundee Contemporary Arts (4m)
  • Dundee Science Centre (4m)
  • Sensation Science Centre (4m)
  • Kidz World (5m)
  • Avertical World Climbing Centre (5m)
  • Verdant Works (5m)
  • Barry Mill (5m)
  • Barry Water Mil (5m)
  • Dundee Law (5m)

Tourist Information

Dundee
Tourist Information Centre
16 City Square
Central Scotland
Scotland
DD1 3BG

Phone 01382 527 527
Email info@visitscotland.com
http://www.visitscotland.com/destinations-maps/dundee-angus/

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Weather and Tides

Forecast for Wednesday 28 June

06:00


Chance of rain 11%
Max temp. 12°C
(feels like 9°C)
Wind 4mph, gusting to 6mph.
ENE
Pressure 1007
Humidity 90%
UV Index
Air Quality

09:00


Chance of rain 4%
Max temp. 12°C
(feels like 9°C)
Wind 5mph, gusting to 7mph.
ENE
Pressure 1007
Humidity 76%
UV Index
Air Quality

12:00


Chance of rain 3%
Max temp. 13°C
(feels like 10°C)
Wind 5mph, gusting to 7mph.
ENE
Pressure 1007
Humidity 70%
UV Index
Air Quality

15:00


Chance of rain 4%
Max temp. 13°C
(feels like 9°C)
Wind 5mph, gusting to 8mph.
ENE
Pressure 1006
Humidity 68%
UV Index
Air Quality

18:00


Chance of rain 5%
Max temp. 12°C
(feels like 9°C)
Wind 5mph, gusting to 8mph.
NE
Pressure 1005
Humidity 72%
UV Index
Air Quality

21:00


Chance of rain 8%
Max temp. 11°C
(feels like 8°C)
Wind 4mph, gusting to 7mph.
NNE
Pressure 1005
Humidity 73%
UV Index n/a
Air Quality
High Tide
06:39 BST
(05:39 GMT)
Low Tide
12:54 BST
(11:54 GMT)
High Tide
19:16 BST
(18:16 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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A former fishing village, now a residential suburb of Dundee, Broughty Ferry is an extensive sandy beach. A promenade gives direct pedestrian and disabled access at several locations. The beach is backed by dunes and provides views across the Tay estuary.

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