"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 Sunday 22 July

06:00


Chance of rain 54%
Max temp. 14°C
(feels like 13°C)
Wind 3mph, gusting to 5mph.
SSW
Pressure 1008
Humidity 91%
UV Index
Air Quality

09:00


Chance of rain 48%
Max temp. 15°C
(feels like 12°C)
Wind 5mph, gusting to 8mph.
WSW
Pressure 1008
Humidity 91%
UV Index
Air Quality

12:00


Chance of rain 10%
Max temp. 15°C
(feels like 12°C)
Wind 5mph, gusting to 7mph.
W
Pressure 1009
Humidity 87%
UV Index
Air Quality

15:00


Chance of rain 7%
Max temp. 14°C
(feels like 12°C)
Wind 3mph, gusting to 5mph.
WNW
Pressure 1010
Humidity 88%
UV Index
Air Quality

18:00


Chance of rain 9%
Max temp. 14°C
(feels like 12°C)
Wind 3mph, gusting to 5mph.
WNW
Pressure 1010
Humidity 88%
UV Index
Air Quality

21:00


Chance of rain 5%
Max temp. 13°C
(feels like 12°C)
Wind 2mph, gusting to 3mph.
W
Pressure 1011
Humidity 90%
UV Index n/a
Air Quality
High Tide
05:55 BST
(04:55 GMT)
Low Tide
12:29 BST
(11:29 GMT)
High Tide
18:36 BST
(17:36 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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