Largs faces into the Firth of Clyde and is the departure point for ferries to the Isle of Cumbrae. It has a several small sandy beaches.
Beach type: Sand
Nearest town: Largs
Local authority: North Ayrshire Council
OS Grid Reference: NS209577
Tourist Information Point
St Columba Experience Heritage Centre
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Forecast for Saturday 21 October
|Chance of rain||10%|
|Wind 5mph, gusting to 9mph.||
|Chance of rain||50%|
|Wind 5mph, gusting to 9mph.||
|Chance of rain||90%|
|Wind 5mph, gusting to 8mph.||
|Chance of rain||60%|
|Wind 4mph, gusting to 7mph.||
|Chance of rain||52%|
|Wind 2mph, gusting to 4mph.||
|Chance of rain||38%|
|Wind 2mph, gusting to 3mph.||
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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