"Sittin' on the dock of the bay"

Howequoy Head

Howequoy Head is a coastal feature in Orkney, Scotland.

It is listed under Cliffs and Headlands: Cape

Local authority: Orkney Islands Council

OS Grid Reference: ND462999

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Things to see and do near Howequoy Head

  • Italian Chapel (1m)
  • Fossil and Heritage Centre (2m)
  • Orkan Adventures (3m)
  • Orkney Marine-life Aquarium (4m)
  • Christina Sargent Felt and Print Artist (5m)
  • Highland Park Distillery (6m)
  • Orkney Chairmaker (6m)
  • Bishop's and Earl's Palaces (7m)
  • The Orkney Museum (7m)
  • St Magnus Cathedral (7m)

Tourist Information

Kirkwall
The Travel Centre
West Castle Street
Orkney
Highlands and Islands
Scotland
KW15 1GU

Phone 01856 872 856
Email info@visitscotland.com
http://www.visitscotland.com/travel/information/centres

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Weather and Tides

Forecast for Saturday 20 January

06:00


Chance of rain 31%
Max temp. 3°C
(feels like -2°C)
Wind 4mph, gusting to 5mph.
W
Pressure 994
Humidity 91%
UV Index n/a
Air Quality

09:00


Chance of rain 52%
Max temp. 2°C
(feels like -2°C)
Wind 3mph, gusting to 4mph.
WNW
Pressure 996
Humidity 92%
UV Index
Air Quality

12:00


Chance of rain 40%
Max temp. 3°C
(feels like -1°C)
Wind 3mph, gusting to 4mph.
NW
Pressure 998
Humidity 87%
UV Index
Air Quality

15:00


Chance of rain 10%
Max temp. 3°C
(feels like -2°C)
Wind 4mph, gusting to 5mph.
NW
Pressure 1000
Humidity 87%
UV Index
Air Quality

18:00


Chance of rain 16%
Max temp. 3°C
(feels like -2°C)
Wind 4mph, gusting to 5mph.
NW
Pressure 1004
Humidity 91%
UV Index n/a
Air Quality

21:00


Chance of rain 17%
Max temp. 2°C
(feels like -1°C)
Wind 2mph, gusting to 4mph.
NW
Pressure 1007
Humidity 89%
UV Index n/a
Air Quality
Low Tide
05:04 GMT
High Tide
11:32 GMT
Low Tide
17:33 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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