"Sittin' on the dock of the bay"

Cantick Head

Cantick Head is a coastal feature in Orkney, Scotland.

It is listed under Cliffs and Headlands: Cape

Local authority: Orkney Islands Council

OS Grid Reference: ND345889

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Things to see and do near Cantick Head

  • Scapa Flow Visitor Centre and Museum (5m)
  • Christina Sargent Felt and Print Artist (7m)
  • Tomb of the Eagles (7m)
  • Orkney Marine-life Aquarium (9m)
  • Fossil and Heritage Centre (9m)
  • Orkan Adventures (9m)
  • John O'Groats Knitwear Co (10m)
  • The Castle and Gardens of Mey (10m)
  • The Last House Museum (10m)
  • Italian Chapel (11m)

Tourist Information

John O'Groats
Tourist Information Point
County Road
Caithness
Highlands and Islands
Scotland
KW1 4YR

Phone 01955 611 373
Email joginfo@btconnect.com
http://www.visitscotland.com/destinations-maps/highlands/

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Weather and Tides

Forecast for Tuesday 23 January

06:00


Chance of rain 12%
Max temp. 7°C
(feels like 2°C)
Wind 7mph, gusting to 11mph.
SSW
Pressure 995
Humidity 90%
UV Index n/a
Air Quality

09:00


Chance of rain 56%
Max temp. 7°C
(feels like 3°C)
Wind 5mph, gusting to 9mph.
SSW
Pressure 994
Humidity 94%
UV Index
Air Quality

12:00


Chance of rain 43%
Max temp. 7°C
(feels like 3°C)
Wind 4mph, gusting to 7mph.
SW
Pressure 993
Humidity 93%
UV Index
Air Quality

15:00


Chance of rain 34%
Max temp. 7°C
(feels like 3°C)
Wind 4mph, gusting to 7mph.
SW
Pressure 991
Humidity 91%
UV Index
Air Quality

18:00


Chance of rain 76%
Max temp. 7°C
(feels like 2°C)
Wind 5mph, gusting to 8mph.
SW
Pressure 991
Humidity 89%
UV Index n/a
Air Quality

21:00


Chance of rain 36%
Max temp. 6°C
(feels like 0°C)
Wind 8mph, gusting to 11mph.
WSW
Pressure 992
Humidity 87%
UV Index n/a
Air Quality
High Tide
01:04 GMT
Low Tide
06:43 GMT
High Tide
13:10 GMT
Low Tide
19:21 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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