"Sittin' on the dock of the bay"

Fairlie Beach

Fairlie is a long sandy beach with some shingle and rocks on the foreshore. It has a slipway and moorings for yachts.

Beach type: Sand/Shingle/Rocks

Nearest town: Largs

Local authority: North Ayrshire Council

OS Grid Reference: NS208552

Awards

Marine Conservation Society Recommended

Keep Britain Tidy Seaside Award

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Things to see and do near Fairlie Beach

  • Kelburn Castle Country Centre (1m)
  • Kelburn Castle & Country Centre (1m)
  • Robertson Museum and Aquarium (2m)
  • Largs Museum (3m)
  • Escape (3m)
  • Newtons Family Funfair (3m)
  • Vikingar (3m)
  • Vikingar! (3m)
  • Metalart (Scotland) Ltd (4m)

Tourist Information

Largs
Tourist Information Point
St Columba Experience Heritage Centre
Gallowgate Street
Strathclyde
Scotland
KA30 8LX

Email info@visitscotland.com
http://www.visitscotland.com/destinations-maps/ayrshire-arran/

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Weather and Tides

Forecast for Wednesday 17 January

06:00


Chance of rain 13%
Max temp. 3°C
(feels like -3°C)
Wind 7mph, gusting to 11mph.
WNW
Pressure 992
Humidity 79%
UV Index n/a
Air Quality

09:00


Chance of rain 61%
Max temp. 3°C
(feels like -3°C)
Wind 6mph, gusting to 9mph.
W
Pressure 995
Humidity 85%
UV Index
Air Quality

12:00


Chance of rain 63%
Max temp. 4°C
(feels like -2°C)
Wind 6mph, gusting to 9mph.
WNW
Pressure 997
Humidity 84%
UV Index
Air Quality

15:00


Chance of rain 37%
Max temp. 4°C
(feels like -1°C)
Wind 5mph, gusting to 9mph.
W
Pressure 998
Humidity 79%
UV Index
Air Quality

18:00


Chance of rain 55%
Max temp. 4°C
(feels like -1°C)
Wind 4mph, gusting to 7mph.
WSW
Pressure 995
Humidity 83%
UV Index n/a
Air Quality

21:00


Chance of rain 91%
Max temp. 2°C
(feels like -2°C)
Wind 4mph, gusting to 7mph.
S
Pressure 989
Humidity 96%
UV Index n/a
Air Quality
High Tide
00:21 GMT
Low Tide
05:49 GMT
High Tide
12:42 GMT
Low Tide
18:19 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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Fairlie is a long sandy beach with some shingle and rocks on the foreshore. It has a slipway and moorings for yachts.

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