"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 Thursday 21 September

06:00


Chance of rain 20%
Max temp. 12°C
(feels like 12°C)
Wind 1mph, gusting to 2mph.
W
Pressure 1007
Humidity 96%
UV Index n/a
Air Quality

09:00


Chance of rain 64%
Max temp. 12°C
(feels like 12°C)
Wind 1mph, gusting to 1mph.
WNW
Pressure 1008
Humidity 95%
UV Index
Air Quality

12:00


Chance of rain 17%
Max temp. 13°C
(feels like 12°C)
Wind 1mph, gusting to 2mph.
W
Pressure 1008
Humidity 92%
UV Index
Air Quality

15:00


Chance of rain 9%
Max temp. 14°C
(feels like 13°C)
Wind 2mph, gusting to 3mph.
W
Pressure 1009
Humidity 85%
UV Index
Air Quality

18:00


Chance of rain 3%
Max temp. 13°C
(feels like 11°C)
Wind 2mph, gusting to 5mph.
WNW
Pressure 1011
Humidity 84%
UV Index
Air Quality

21:00


Chance of rain 24%
Max temp. 11°C
(feels like 9°C)
Wind 2mph, gusting to 5mph.
WSW
Pressure 1014
Humidity 87%
UV Index n/a
Air Quality
High Tide
04:15 BST
(03:15 GMT)
Low Tide
10:28 BST
(09:28 GMT)
High Tide
16:44 BST
(15:44 GMT)
Low Tide
22:39 BST
(21:39 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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