"Sittin' on the dock of the bay"

Fortrose Beach

A mainly sandy beach situated on the Black Isle overlooking the sheltered waters of the Moray Firth.

Beach type: Sand/Shingle

Nearest town: Fortrose

Local authority: Highland Council

OS Grid Reference: NH736562

Awards

Marine Conservation Society Recommended

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Things to see and do near Fortrose Beach

  • Groam House Museum (1m)
  • Avoch Dolphin Trips (2m)
  • The Highlanders Museum (2m)
  • Highland Aviation Museum (3m)
  • Kilravock Castle (6m)
  • Wildwoodz Paintball Park (6m)
  • Culloden Clancrafts (7m)
  • Blackisle Wildlife Park (7m)
  • Culloden Wood (7m)
  • Black Isle Wildlife and Country Park (7m)

Tourist Information

North Kessock
Tourist Information Centre
Picnic Site
A9
Ross-shire
Highlands and Islands
Scotland
IV1 3UB

Phone 01463 731 836
Email info@visitscotland.com
http://www.visitscotland.com/destinations-maps/highlands/

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Weather and Tides

Forecast for Friday 23 February

06:00


Chance of rain 0%
Max temp. 1°C
(feels like -3°C)
Wind 3mph, gusting to 4mph.
SSW
Pressure 1019
Humidity 89%
UV Index n/a
Air Quality

09:00


Chance of rain 0%
Max temp. 2°C
(feels like -2°C)
Wind 2mph, gusting to 4mph.
SSW
Pressure 1019
Humidity 83%
UV Index
Air Quality

12:00


Chance of rain 0%
Max temp. 4°C
(feels like 1°C)
Wind 2mph, gusting to 4mph.
SSW
Pressure 1019
Humidity 67%
UV Index
Air Quality

15:00


Chance of rain 1%
Max temp. 4°C
(feels like 0°C)
Wind 3mph, gusting to 5mph.
S
Pressure 1019
Humidity 66%
UV Index
Air Quality

18:00


Chance of rain 1%
Max temp. 2°C
(feels like -2°C)
Wind 3mph, gusting to 5mph.
SSE
Pressure 1019
Humidity 75%
UV Index n/a
Air Quality

21:00


Chance of rain 4%
Max temp. 2°C
(feels like -2°C)
Wind 3mph, gusting to 4mph.
SSE
Pressure 1019
Humidity 77%
UV Index n/a
Air Quality
High Tide
04:55 GMT
Low Tide
09:39 GMT
High Tide
17:12 GMT
Low Tide
23:44 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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A mainly sandy beach situated on the Black Isle overlooking the sheltered waters of the Moray Firth.

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