"Sittin' on the dock of the bay"

Point of Ward

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

It is listed under Cliffs and Headlands: Point

Local authority: Orkney Islands Council

OS Grid Reference: ND472980

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Things to see and do near Point of Ward

  • Fossil and Heritage Centre (1m)
  • Orkan Adventures (1m)
  • Italian Chapel (2m)
  • Orkney Marine-life Aquarium (3m)
  • Christina Sargent Felt and Print Artist (4m)
  • Highland Park Distillery (7m)
  • Orkney Chairmaker (7m)
  • Corrigall Farm Museum (8m)
  • Maes Howe (8m)
  • Bishop's and Earl's Palaces (8m)

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 Tuesday 24 April

06:00


Chance of rain 53%
Max temp. 7°C
(feels like 2°C)
Wind 8mph, gusting to 10mph.
WSW
Pressure 998
Humidity 87%
UV Index
Air Quality

09:00


Chance of rain 6%
Max temp. 8°C
(feels like 3°C)
Wind 7mph, gusting to 10mph.
WSW
Pressure 1000
Humidity 80%
UV Index
Air Quality

12:00


Chance of rain 6%
Max temp. 9°C
(feels like 4°C)
Wind 6mph, gusting to 9mph.
W
Pressure 1001
Humidity 79%
UV Index
Air Quality

15:00


Chance of rain 1%
Max temp. 9°C
(feels like 5°C)
Wind 5mph, gusting to 7mph.
W
Pressure 1001
Humidity 75%
UV Index
Air Quality

18:00


Chance of rain 1%
Max temp. 8°C
(feels like 5°C)
Wind 4mph, gusting to 5mph.
W
Pressure 1001
Humidity 81%
UV Index
Air Quality

21:00


Chance of rain 1%
Max temp. 7°C
(feels like 4°C)
Wind 3mph, gusting to 4mph.
WSW
Pressure 1001
Humidity 88%
UV Index n/a
Air Quality
Low Tide
01:03 BST
(00:03 GMT)
High Tide
07:00 BST
(06:00 GMT)
Low Tide
13:56 BST
(12:56 GMT)
High Tide
20:01 BST
(19:01 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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