"Sittin' on the dock of the bay"

Cantick Sound

Cantick Sound is a water feature off the coast of Orkney, Scotland.

It is listed under Straits and Narrows: Sound

Local authority: Orkney Islands Council

OS Grid Reference: ND355908

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Things to see and do near Cantick Sound

  • Scapa Flow Visitor Centre and Museum (4m)
  • Christina Sargent Felt and Print Artist (6m)
  • Tomb of the Eagles (7m)
  • Fossil and Heritage Centre (8m)
  • Orkney Marine-life Aquarium (8m)
  • Orkan Adventures (8m)
  • Italian Chapel (10m)

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 Wednesday 24 January

06:00


Chance of rain 98%
Max temp. 6°C
(feels like -0°C)
Wind 10mph, gusting to 12mph.
SE
Pressure 978
Humidity 93%
UV Index n/a
Air Quality

09:00


Chance of rain 61%
Max temp. 6°C
(feels like 1°C)
Wind 6mph, gusting to 9mph.
S
Pressure 971
Humidity 92%
UV Index
Air Quality

12:00


Chance of rain 49%
Max temp. 6°C
(feels like -1°C)
Wind 11mph, gusting to 15mph.
SSW
Pressure 966
Humidity 84%
UV Index
Air Quality

15:00


Chance of rain 92%
Max temp. 5°C
(feels like -1°C)
Wind 11mph, gusting to 16mph.
WSW
Pressure 967
Humidity 92%
UV Index
Air Quality

18:00


Chance of rain 57%
Max temp. 6°C
(feels like -0°C)
Wind 9mph, gusting to 13mph.
W
Pressure 974
Humidity 89%
UV Index n/a
Air Quality

21:00


Chance of rain 50%
Max temp. 6°C
(feels like 0°C)
Wind 7mph, gusting to 10mph.
W
Pressure 980
Humidity 89%
UV Index n/a
Air Quality
High Tide
01:51 GMT
Low Tide
07:30 GMT
High Tide
14:00 GMT
Low Tide
20:17 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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