"Sittin' on the dock of the bay"

North Head

North Head is a coastal feature in Highland, Scotland.

It is listed under Cliffs and Headlands: Cape

Local authority: Highland Council

OS Grid Reference: ND387499

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Things to see and do near North Head

  • Caithness Sea Coast (1m)
  • Pulteney Distillery Company (1m)
  • Wick Heritage Museum (1m)
  • Caithness Glass Factory and Visitor Centre (2m)
  • Clan Gunn Centre (2m)
  • Seadrift-Dunnet Visitor Centre (7m)

Tourist Information

Wick
Tourist Information Centre
McAllan's
66 High Street
Caithness
Highlands and Islands
Scotland
KW1 4NE

Phone 01955 602 547
Email wicksmens@mcallans.com
http://www.visitscotland.com/destinations-maps/highlands/

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Weather and Tides

Forecast for Wednesday 24 January

06:00


Chance of rain 86%
Max temp. 6°C
(feels like 1°C)
Wind 8mph, gusting to 13mph.
S
Pressure 977
Humidity 91%
UV Index n/a
Air Quality

09:00


Chance of rain 60%
Max temp. 5°C
(feels like -1°C)
Wind 8mph, gusting to 14mph.
SSW
Pressure 973
Humidity 84%
UV Index
Air Quality

12:00


Chance of rain 42%
Max temp. 5°C
(feels like -1°C)
Wind 10mph, gusting to 16mph.
SW
Pressure 972
Humidity 81%
UV Index
Air Quality

15:00


Chance of rain 47%
Max temp. 5°C
(feels like -1°C)
Wind 8mph, gusting to 13mph.
SW
Pressure 973
Humidity 81%
UV Index
Air Quality

18:00


Chance of rain 42%
Max temp. 5°C
(feels like -1°C)
Wind 6mph, gusting to 10mph.
WSW
Pressure 977
Humidity 85%
UV Index n/a
Air Quality

21:00


Chance of rain 13%
Max temp. 4°C
(feels like -0°C)
Wind 4mph, gusting to 8mph.
WSW
Pressure 981
Humidity 87%
UV Index n/a
Air Quality
High Tide
03:46 GMT
Low Tide
09:20 GMT
High Tide
15:55 GMT
Low Tide
22:07 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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