"Sittin' on the dock of the bay"

Embo Beach

Embo's clean sands are edged by a belt of dunes which offer some shelter. The beach forms part of the beautiful Dornoch Firth and is located next to the famous "Grannies Heilan Hame". There is a camp site close by and free car parking close to the beach.

Beach type: sand & rock

Nearest town: Dornoch

Local authority: Highland Council

OS Grid Reference: NH819928

Awards

Marine Conservation Society Recommended

Keep Britain Tidy Seaside Award

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Things to see and do near Embo Beach

  • Fountain Of Dornoch Ltd (2m)
  • Jail Dornoch (2m)
  • Dornoch Lochans (4m)
  • Orcadian Stone Co Ltd (5m)
  • Highland Leathercraft (5m)
  • Dunrobin Castle & Gardens (5m)
  • Glenmorangie Distillery (7m)
  • Tain Through Time (7m)
  • Highlands Unbridled Trail Riding and Trekking Centre (7m)
  • Aldie Watermill Craft and Gift Shop (8m)

Tourist Information

Dornoch
Tourist Information Point
Sheriff Court House
The Square
Sutherland
Highlands and Islands
Scotland
IV25 3SD

Email info@visitscotland.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 85%
Max temp. 6°C
(feels like 1°C)
Wind 5mph, gusting to 9mph.
SSW
Pressure 976
Humidity 86%
UV Index n/a
Air Quality

09:00


Chance of rain 51%
Max temp. 5°C
(feels like -1°C)
Wind 7mph, gusting to 12mph.
SSW
Pressure 975
Humidity 81%
UV Index
Air Quality

12:00


Chance of rain 49%
Max temp. 6°C
(feels like 0°C)
Wind 7mph, gusting to 13mph.
SW
Pressure 974
Humidity 77%
UV Index
Air Quality

15:00


Chance of rain 44%
Max temp. 5°C
(feels like -0°C)
Wind 7mph, gusting to 11mph.
WSW
Pressure 976
Humidity 83%
UV Index
Air Quality

18:00


Chance of rain 44%
Max temp. 5°C
(feels like -0°C)
Wind 5mph, gusting to 8mph.
WSW
Pressure 980
Humidity 85%
UV Index n/a
Air Quality

21:00


Chance of rain 10%
Max temp. 4°C
(feels like 1°C)
Wind 2mph, gusting to 5mph.
WSW
Pressure 983
Humidity 89%
UV Index n/a
Air Quality
High Tide
04:03 GMT
Low Tide
09:56 GMT
High Tide
16:08 GMT
Low Tide
22:33 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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Embo's clean sands are edged by a belt of dunes which offer some shelter. The beach forms part of the beautiful Dornoch Firth and is located next to the famous "Grannies Heilan Hame". There is a camp site close by and free car parking close to the beach.

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