"Sittin' on the dock of the bay"

Point of Buckquoy

Point of Buckquoy is a coastal feature in Orkney, Scotland.

It is listed under Cliffs and Headlands: Point

Local authority: Orkney Islands Council

OS Grid Reference: HY247281

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Things to see and do near Point of Buckquoy

  • Kirbuster Museum (2m)
  • Skara Brae Prehistoric Village (6m)
  • Skaill House (6m)
  • Skara Brae and Skaill House (6m)
  • Broch of Gurness (8m)
  • Corrigal Farm Museum (9m)

Tourist Information

Stromness
Visitor Information Centre
Ferry Terminal Building
Pier Head
Orkney
Highlands and Islands
Scotland
KW16 3BH

Phone 01856 872 856
Email info@visitscotland.com
http://www.visitscotland.com/destinations-maps/orkney/

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Weather and Tides

Forecast for Tuesday 16 January

06:00


Chance of rain 86%
Max temp. 3°C
(feels like -5°C)
Wind 10mph, gusting to 12mph.
W
Pressure 973
Humidity 97%
UV Index n/a
Air Quality

09:00


Chance of rain 45%
Max temp. 2°C
(feels like -5°C)
Wind 7mph, gusting to 9mph.
WSW
Pressure 972
Humidity 92%
UV Index n/a
Air Quality

12:00


Chance of rain 90%
Max temp. 2°C
(feels like -4°C)
Wind 8mph, gusting to 9mph.
WNW
Pressure 971
Humidity 84%
UV Index
Air Quality

15:00


Chance of rain 84%
Max temp. 2°C
(feels like -6°C)
Wind 8mph, gusting to 10mph.
WSW
Pressure 971
Humidity 92%
UV Index
Air Quality

18:00


Chance of rain 50%
Max temp. 2°C
(feels like -5°C)
Wind 7mph, gusting to 9mph.
WSW
Pressure 970
Humidity 84%
UV Index n/a
Air Quality

21:00


Chance of rain 61%
Max temp. 1°C
(feels like -5°C)
Wind 5mph, gusting to 7mph.
WSW
Pressure 971
Humidity 93%
UV Index n/a
Air Quality
Low Tide
02:58 GMT
High Tide
09:06 GMT
Low Tide
15:29 GMT
High Tide
21:29 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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