"Sittin' on the dock of the bay"

Colonel Rock

Colonel Rock is a water feature off the coast of Grampian, Scotland.

It is listed under Reefs and Shoals: Reef

Local authority: Aberdeenshire Council

OS Grid Reference: NK020677

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Things to see and do near Colonel Rock

  • The Museum of Scottish Lighthouses (1m)
  • Fraserburgh Heritage Centre (1m)
  • Strikers at Fraserburgh Leisure Centre (2m)
  • Boomerangs Adventure Play (2m)
  • Woodturners Of Fraserburgh (2m)
  • Maggie's Hoosie (2m)

Tourist Information

Tourist Information Centre
Museum of Scottish Lighthouses
Kinnaird Head, Castle Terrace
AB43 9DU

Phone 01346 518315
Email info@visitscotland.com

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Weather and Tides

Forecast for Saturday 24 March


Chance of rain 4%
Max temp. 1°C
(feels like -4°C)
Wind 4mph, gusting to 7mph.
Pressure 999
Humidity 85%
UV Index n/a
Air Quality


Chance of rain 0%
Max temp. 5°C
(feels like 2°C)
Wind 3mph, gusting to 6mph.
Pressure 1000
Humidity 71%
UV Index
Air Quality


Chance of rain 0%
Max temp. 9°C
(feels like 6°C)
Wind 3mph, gusting to 4mph.
Pressure 1000
Humidity 57%
UV Index
Air Quality


Chance of rain 4%
Max temp. 8°C
(feels like 6°C)
Wind 2mph, gusting to 4mph.
Pressure 1000
Humidity 66%
UV Index
Air Quality


Chance of rain 56%
Max temp. 6°C
(feels like 4°C)
Wind 2mph, gusting to 3mph.
Pressure 1001
Humidity 78%
UV Index
Air Quality


Chance of rain 0%
Max temp. 4°C
(feels like 1°C)
Wind 2mph, gusting to 5mph.
Pressure 1002
Humidity 86%
UV Index n/a
Air Quality
High Tide
04:37 GMT
Low Tide
10:42 GMT
High Tide
17:12 GMT
Low Tide
23:21 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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