"Sittin' on the dock of the bay"

Largs - Pencil Beach

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

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Things to see and do near Largs - Pencil Beach

  • Kelburn Castle & Country Centre (0m)
  • Kelburn Castle Country Centre (1m)
  • Largs Museum (1m)
  • Escape (1m)
  • Vikingar (2m)
  • Vikingar! (2m)
  • Robertson Museum and Aquarium (3m)
  • Newtons Family Funfair (3m)

Tourist Information

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

Email info@visitscotland.com
http://www.visitscotland.com/destinations-maps/ayrshire-arran/

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Weather and Tides

Forecast for Thursday 19 July

06:00


Chance of rain 0%
Max temp. 12°C
(feels like 11°C)
Wind 2mph, gusting to 2mph.
WNW
Pressure 1019
Humidity 80%
UV Index
Air Quality

09:00


Chance of rain 0%
Max temp. 15°C
(feels like 15°C)
Wind 1mph, gusting to 2mph.
WSW
Pressure 1019
Humidity 63%
UV Index
Air Quality

12:00


Chance of rain 0%
Max temp. 17°C
(feels like 16°C)
Wind 1mph, gusting to 3mph.
SW
Pressure 1019
Humidity 59%
UV Index
Air Quality

15:00


Chance of rain 0%
Max temp. 17°C
(feels like 16°C)
Wind 2mph, gusting to 4mph.
W
Pressure 1018
Humidity 61%
UV Index
Air Quality

18:00


Chance of rain 4%
Max temp. 17°C
(feels like 16°C)
Wind 2mph, gusting to 3mph.
SSW
Pressure 1017
Humidity 65%
UV Index
Air Quality

21:00


Chance of rain 9%
Max temp. 16°C
(feels like 15°C)
Wind 2mph, gusting to 4mph.
S
Pressure 1016
Humidity 75%
UV Index n/a
Air Quality
High Tide
05:23 BST
(04:23 GMT)
Low Tide
11:27 BST
(10:27 GMT)
High Tide
18:22 BST
(17:22 GMT)
Low Tide
23:54 BST
(22:54 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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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.

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