"Sittin' on the dock of the bay"

Muckle Sound

Muckle Sound is a water feature off the coast of Shetland, Scotland.

It is listed under Straits and Narrows: Sound

Local authority: Shetland Islands Council

OS Grid Reference: HU364185

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Things to see and do near Muckle Sound

  • Quendale Water Mill (3m)
  • Croft House Museum (3m)
  • Hoswick Visitor Centre (5m)
  • South Mainland Leisure Centre (5m)
  • Jarlshof Prehistoric and Norse Settlement (6m)
  • Mousa Boat Trips (9m)

Tourist Information

Sumburgh Airport
Tourist Information Centre
Wilsness Terminal
Highlands and Islands

Phone 01950 460 905
Email info@visitscotland.com

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Weather and Tides

Forecast for Wednesday 24 January


Chance of rain 53%
Max temp. 6°C
(feels like 2°C)
Wind 4mph, gusting to 8mph.
Pressure 983
Humidity 86%
UV Index n/a
Air Quality


Chance of rain 93%
Max temp. 4°C
(feels like -2°C)
Wind 9mph, gusting to 13mph.
Pressure 973
Humidity 95%
UV Index
Air Quality


Chance of rain 43%
Max temp. 6°C
(feels like -0°C)
Wind 11mph, gusting to 15mph.
Pressure 967
Humidity 82%
UV Index
Air Quality


Chance of rain 85%
Max temp. 5°C
(feels like -2°C)
Wind 11mph, gusting to 16mph.
Pressure 962
Humidity 93%
UV Index
Air Quality


Chance of rain 52%
Max temp. 6°C
(feels like -1°C)
Wind 10mph, gusting to 14mph.
Pressure 965
Humidity 85%
UV Index n/a
Air Quality


Chance of rain 66%
Max temp. 5°C
(feels like -1°C)
Wind 10mph, gusting to 13mph.
Pressure 973
Humidity 86%
UV Index n/a
Air Quality
High Tide
03:04 GMT
Low Tide
08:46 GMT
High Tide
15:08 GMT
Low Tide
21:28 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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