"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 Saturday 19 August

06:00


Chance of rain 0%
Max temp. 11°C
(feels like 9°C)
Wind 3mph, gusting to 8mph.
WSW
Pressure 1004
Humidity 85%
UV Index
Air Quality

09:00


Chance of rain 2%
Max temp. 14°C
(feels like 10°C)
Wind 6mph, gusting to 10mph.
WSW
Pressure 1005
Humidity 76%
UV Index
Air Quality

12:00


Chance of rain 57%
Max temp. 14°C
(feels like 11°C)
Wind 5mph, gusting to 9mph.
WSW
Pressure 1005
Humidity 79%
UV Index
Air Quality

15:00


Chance of rain 31%
Max temp. 15°C
(feels like 12°C)
Wind 5mph, gusting to 8mph.
WSW
Pressure 1006
Humidity 76%
UV Index
Air Quality

18:00


Chance of rain 27%
Max temp. 16°C
(feels like 13°C)
Wind 4mph, gusting to 7mph.
W
Pressure 1009
Humidity 75%
UV Index
Air Quality

21:00


Chance of rain 0%
Max temp. 13°C
(feels like 11°C)
Wind 4mph, gusting to 7mph.
W
Pressure 1012
Humidity 82%
UV Index n/a
Air Quality
High Tide
01:11 BST
(00:11 GMT)
Low Tide
07:27 BST
(06:27 GMT)
High Tide
13:47 BST
(12:47 GMT)
Low Tide
19:54 BST
(18:54 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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