"Sittin' on the dock of the bay"

Clift Sound

Clift Sound is a water feature off the coast of Shetland, Scotland.

It is listed under Straits and Narrows: Sound

Local authority: Shetland Islands Council

OS Grid Reference: HU390315

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Things to see and do near Clift Sound

  • Mousa Boat Trips (3m)
  • Scalloway Museum (5m)
  • Scalloway Castle and Shetland Woollen Company (5m)
  • Hoswick Visitor Centre (5m)
  • Scalloway Pool (5m)
  • South Mainland Leisure Centre (5m)
  • The Bremen Bod and coastal town (7m)
  • Bressays Heritage Centre (7m)
  • Clickimin Leisure Complex Pools (8m)
  • Anderson & Co (8m)

Tourist Information

Tourist Information Centre
Market Cross
Highlands and Islands

Phone 01595 693 434
Email info@visitscotland.com

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Weather and Tides

Forecast for Wednesday 24 January


Chance of rain 24%
Max temp. 5°C
(feels like 1°C)
Wind 5mph, gusting to 9mph.
Pressure 982
Humidity 83%
UV Index n/a
Air Quality


Chance of rain 64%
Max temp. 6°C
(feels like 1°C)
Wind 8mph, gusting to 12mph.
Pressure 972
Humidity 90%
UV Index
Air Quality


Chance of rain 58%
Max temp. 6°C
(feels like -0°C)
Wind 10mph, gusting to 16mph.
Pressure 968
Humidity 81%
UV Index
Air Quality


Chance of rain 86%
Max temp. 6°C
(feels like -1°C)
Wind 10mph, gusting to 15mph.
Pressure 965
Humidity 90%
UV Index
Air Quality


Chance of rain 47%
Max temp. 5°C
(feels like -0°C)
Wind 7mph, gusting to 11mph.
Pressure 967
Humidity 88%
UV Index n/a
Air Quality


Chance of rain 40%
Max temp. 5°C
(feels like -0°C)
Wind 7mph, gusting to 12mph.
Pressure 973
Humidity 84%
UV Index n/a
Air Quality
High Tide
01:39 GMT
Low Tide
07:26 GMT
High Tide
13:43 GMT
Low Tide
20:08 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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