"Sittin' on the dock of the bay"

Gairloch Beach

This sheltered spectacular sandy beach has large dunes to the rear. It is accessed via a wooden boardwalk from the car park beside the well maintained 9 hole golf course.

Beach type: Sand

Nearest town: Gairloch

Local authority: Highland Council

OS Grid Reference: NG790770

Awards

Marine Conservation Society Recommended

Keep Britain Tidy Seaside Award

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Things to see and do near Gairloch Beach

  • Calluna Knitwear (1m)
  • Hebridean Whale Cruises (2m)
  • Atlantic Teddy Bears (4m)
  • Inverewe Garden and Estate (5m)

Tourist Information

Gairloch
Tourist Information Point
Achtercairn
Ross-shire
Highlands and Islands
Scotland
IV21 2BH

Phone 01445 712 071
Email Gairloch.admin@tiscali.co.uk
http://www.visitscotland.com/destinations-maps/highlands/

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Weather and Tides

Forecast for Monday 23 April

06:00


Chance of rain 7%
Max temp. 8°C
(feels like 4°C)
Wind 5mph, gusting to 8mph.
WSW
Pressure 1003
Humidity 88%
UV Index
Air Quality

09:00


Chance of rain 6%
Max temp. 8°C
(feels like 5°C)
Wind 4mph, gusting to 7mph.
WSW
Pressure 1004
Humidity 86%
UV Index
Air Quality

12:00


Chance of rain 5%
Max temp. 9°C
(feels like 5°C)
Wind 5mph, gusting to 7mph.
WSW
Pressure 1004
Humidity 81%
UV Index
Air Quality

15:00


Chance of rain 88%
Max temp. 8°C
(feels like 4°C)
Wind 5mph, gusting to 7mph.
SSW
Pressure 1003
Humidity 88%
UV Index
Air Quality

18:00


Chance of rain 52%
Max temp. 8°C
(feels like 6°C)
Wind 3mph, gusting to 5mph.
S
Pressure 1000
Humidity 89%
UV Index
Air Quality

21:00


Chance of rain 38%
Max temp. 8°C
(feels like 4°C)
Wind 6mph, gusting to 10mph.
WSW
Pressure 1000
Humidity 85%
UV Index n/a
Air Quality
High Tide
01:15 BST
(00:15 GMT)
Low Tide
07:40 BST
(06:40 GMT)
High Tide
14:10 BST
(13:10 GMT)
Low Tide
19:57 BST
(18:57 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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This sheltered spectacular sandy beach has large dunes to the rear. It is accessed via a wooden boardwalk from the car park beside the well maintained 9 hole golf course.

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