"Sittin' on the dock of the bay"

Cowhythe Head

Cowhythe Head is a coastal feature in Grampian, Scotland.

It is listed under Cliffs and Headlands: Cape

Local authority: Aberdeenshire Council

OS Grid Reference: NJ603661

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Things to see and do near Cowhythe Head

  • The Salmon Bothy (1m)
  • Portsoy Marble and Pottery (1m)
  • Fordyce Joiners Workshop Visitor Centre (3m)
  • Duff House (6m)
  • Arden Country Park (6m)
  • Seaway Net Company (6m)
  • Macduff Marine Aquarium (7m)
  • Harleys (7m)
  • Williamsons Go Karting Track (10m)
  • Ton's o' Fun (10m)

Tourist Information

Tourist Information Centre
Collie Lodge
AB45 1AU

Phone 01261 812419
Email info@visitscotland.com

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Weather and Tides

Forecast for Wednesday 24 January


Chance of rain 42%
Max temp. 7°C
(feels like 2°C)
Wind 7mph, gusting to 11mph.
Pressure 979
Humidity 86%
UV Index n/a
Air Quality


Chance of rain 8%
Max temp. 5°C
(feels like -1°C)
Wind 7mph, gusting to 12mph.
Pressure 978
Humidity 75%
UV Index
Air Quality


Chance of rain 5%
Max temp. 6°C
(feels like 0°C)
Wind 9mph, gusting to 14mph.
Pressure 977
Humidity 71%
UV Index
Air Quality


Chance of rain 6%
Max temp. 6°C
(feels like 0°C)
Wind 8mph, gusting to 13mph.
Pressure 977
Humidity 73%
UV Index
Air Quality


Chance of rain 4%
Max temp. 5°C
(feels like -1°C)
Wind 6mph, gusting to 10mph.
Pressure 981
Humidity 78%
UV Index n/a
Air Quality


Chance of rain 3%
Max temp. 4°C
(feels like -0°C)
Wind 4mph, gusting to 7mph.
Pressure 984
Humidity 82%
UV Index n/a
Air Quality
High Tide
04:25 GMT
Low Tide
10:14 GMT
High Tide
16:34 GMT
Low Tide
22:58 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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