"Sittin' on the dock of the bay"

Ness of Galtagarth

Ness of Galtagarth is a coastal feature in Shetland, Scotland.

It is listed under Cliffs and Headlands: Peninsula

Local authority: Shetland Islands Council

OS Grid Reference: HU495799

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Things to see and do near Ness of Galtagarth

  • Old Haa Museum (2m)
  • The Old Haa (2m)
  • Yell Leisure Centre (7m)
  • Fetlar Interpretive Museum (10m)
  • North Mainland Leisure Centre (11m)

Tourist Information

Tourist Information Centre
Market Cross
Highlands and Islands

Phone 01595 693 434
Email info@visitscotland.com

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Weather and Tides

Forecast for Saturday 20 January


Chance of rain 4%
Max temp. -3°C
(feels like -5°C)
Wind 1mph, gusting to 1mph.
Pressure 994
Humidity 97%
UV Index n/a
Air Quality


Chance of rain 18%
Max temp. -6°C
(feels like -9°C)
Wind 1mph, gusting to 1mph.
Pressure 996
Humidity 99%
UV Index n/a
Air Quality


Chance of rain 16%
Max temp. -0°C
(feels like -4°C)
Wind 2mph, gusting to 2mph.
Pressure 997
Humidity 96%
UV Index
Air Quality


Chance of rain 12%
Max temp. 1°C
(feels like -2°C)
Wind 1mph, gusting to 2mph.
Pressure 999
Humidity 94%
UV Index
Air Quality


Chance of rain 11%
Max temp. 0°C
(feels like -4°C)
Wind 3mph, gusting to 4mph.
Pressure 1002
Humidity 93%
UV Index n/a
Air Quality


Chance of rain 8%
Max temp. -0°C
(feels like -4°C)
Wind 2mph, gusting to 3mph.
Pressure 1005
Humidity 92%
UV Index n/a
Air Quality
High Tide
00:22 GMT
Low Tide
06:06 GMT
High Tide
12:21 GMT
Low Tide
18:37 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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