"Sittin' on the dock of the bay"

Orkney

Orkney is a water feature off the coast of Orkney, Scotland.

It is listed under Islands: Island

Local authority: Orkney Islands Council

OS Grid Reference: HY426129

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Things to see and do near Orkney

  • North of Scotland Milk Marketing Board (1m)
  • Ortak Visitor Centre (1m)
  • Pickaquoy Centre (2m)
  • The Orkney Museum (2m)
  • St Magnus Cathedral (2m)
  • Bishop's and Earl's Palaces (2m)
  • Orkney Chairmaker (3m)
  • Highland Park Distillery (3m)

Tourist Information

Kirkwall
The Travel Centre
West Castle Street
Orkney
Highlands and Islands
Scotland
KW15 1GU

Phone 01856 872 856
Email info@visitscotland.com
http://www.visitscotland.com/travel/information/centres

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Weather and Tides

Forecast for Thursday 19 July

06:00


Chance of rain 4%
Max temp. 14°C
(feels like 13°C)
Wind 1mph, gusting to 2mph.
S
Pressure 1017
Humidity 89%
UV Index
Air Quality

09:00


Chance of rain 3%
Max temp. 16°C
(feels like 15°C)
Wind 2mph, gusting to 3mph.
WSW
Pressure 1017
Humidity 74%
UV Index
Air Quality

12:00


Chance of rain 4%
Max temp. 17°C
(feels like 16°C)
Wind 2mph, gusting to 3mph.
SW
Pressure 1016
Humidity 65%
UV Index
Air Quality

15:00


Chance of rain 6%
Max temp. 16°C
(feels like 16°C)
Wind 2mph, gusting to 3mph.
SSE
Pressure 1015
Humidity 71%
UV Index
Air Quality

18:00


Chance of rain 10%
Max temp. 15°C
(feels like 14°C)
Wind 2mph, gusting to 3mph.
SE
Pressure 1014
Humidity 78%
UV Index
Air Quality

21:00


Chance of rain 13%
Max temp. 14°C
(feels like 13°C)
Wind 2mph, gusting to 3mph.
S
Pressure 1014
Humidity 86%
UV Index n/a
Air Quality
High Tide
03:42 BST
(02:42 GMT)
Low Tide
10:11 BST
(09:11 GMT)
High Tide
16:42 BST
(15:42 GMT)
Low Tide
22:20 BST
(21:20 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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