"Sittin' on the dock of the bay"

Dunnet Bay - Murkle Bay/Dunnet Beach

A wide sandy bay near the eastern tip of Scotlands Far North coast

Beach type: Sand

Nearest town: Thurso

Local authority: Highland Council

OS Grid Reference: ND216707

Awards

Marine Conservation Society Recommended

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Things to see and do near Dunnet Bay - Murkle Bay/Dunnet Beach

  • Brough Knitwear (2m)
  • The Castle of Mey and Animal Centre (5m)
  • The Castle and Gardens of Mey (5m)
  • Thurso Heritage Centre (6m)
  • The Thurso Cinema (7m)
  • Seadrift-Dunnet Visitor Centre (10m)

Tourist Information

Thurso
Tourist Information Centre
Caithness Horizons, Old Town Hall
High Street
Caithness
Highlands and Islands
Scotland
KW14 8AJ

Phone 01847 893 155
Email info@visitscotland.com
http://www.visitscotland.com/destinations-maps/highlands/

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Weather

Forecast for Tuesday 19 February

06:00


Chance of rain 37%
Max temp. 5°C
(feels like -0°C)
Wind 6mph, gusting to 7mph.
WNW
Pressure 1004
Humidity 86%
UV Index n/a
Air Quality

09:00


Chance of rain 5%
Max temp. 6°C
(feels like 2°C)
Wind 3mph, gusting to 5mph.
WNW
Pressure 1007
Humidity 81%
UV Index
Air Quality

12:00


Chance of rain 5%
Max temp. 7°C
(feels like 4°C)
Wind 2mph, gusting to 3mph.
WNW
Pressure 1008
Humidity 70%
UV Index
Air Quality

15:00


Chance of rain 4%
Max temp. 7°C
(feels like 6°C)
Wind 1mph, gusting to 1mph.
N
Pressure 1009
Humidity 69%
UV Index
Air Quality

18:00


Chance of rain 4%
Max temp. 5°C
(feels like 2°C)
Wind 2mph, gusting to 3mph.
ESE
Pressure 1008
Humidity 82%
UV Index n/a
Air Quality

21:00


Chance of rain 6%
Max temp. 6°C
(feels like 2°C)
Wind 3mph, gusting to 6mph.
SE
Pressure 1007
Humidity 82%
UV Index n/a
Air Quality
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A wide sandy bay near the eastern tip of Scotlands Far North coast

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