"Sittin' on the dock of the bay"

Horse Island

Horse Island is a water feature off the coast of Strathclyde, Scotland.

It is listed under Islands: Island

Local authority: North Ayrshire Council

OS Grid Reference: NS218432

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Things to see and do near Horse Island

  • North Ayrshire Museum (2m)
  • Hunterston Power Station (2m)
  • Metalart (Scotland) Ltd (3m)
  • Dalgarven Mill (5m)
  • The Big Idea (6m)
  • Magpie Mine (surface only) (7m)
  • Magnum Leisure Centre (7m)
  • Eglinton Country Park (7m)
  • Scottish Maritime Museum, Irvine (7m)
  • Scottish Maritime Museum- Irvine (7m)

Tourist Information

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

Email info@visitscotland.com

Seasonal opening

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Weather and Tides

Forecast for Wednesday 21 March


Chance of rain 4%
Max temp. 5°C
(feels like -0°C)
Wind 6mph, gusting to 7mph.
Pressure 1029
Humidity 79%
UV Index n/a
Air Quality


Chance of rain 7%
Max temp. 5°C
(feels like 1°C)
Wind 4mph, gusting to 6mph.
Pressure 1028
Humidity 78%
UV Index
Air Quality


Chance of rain 95%
Max temp. 5°C
(feels like 0°C)
Wind 5mph, gusting to 7mph.
Pressure 1026
Humidity 93%
UV Index
Air Quality


Chance of rain 82%
Max temp. 6°C
(feels like 2°C)
Wind 4mph, gusting to 6mph.
Pressure 1023
Humidity 97%
UV Index
Air Quality


Chance of rain 47%
Max temp. 8°C
(feels like 4°C)
Wind 5mph, gusting to 8mph.
Pressure 1022
Humidity 94%
UV Index
Air Quality


Chance of rain 14%
Max temp. 8°C
(feels like 5°C)
Wind 4mph, gusting to 7mph.
Pressure 1022
Humidity 91%
UV Index n/a
Air Quality
High Tide
02:19 GMT
Low Tide
07:49 GMT
High Tide
14:43 GMT
Low Tide
20:16 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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