"Sittin' on the dock of the bay"

Powfoot Beach

Generally a salt marsh style coastline, it is not advisable to approach the water at low tide. There is a small strip of shingle beach along the coast towards Annan or a small area of sand and shingle in front of the car park called Powfoot Scar.

Beach type: Mud/Marsh

Nearest town: Annan

Local authority: Dumfries and Galloway Council

OS Grid Reference: NY147653

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Things to see and do near Powfoot Beach

  • Dalton Pottery Art Cafe (6m)
  • The Devils Porridge Exhibition (6m)
  • Caerlaverock Castle (8m)
  • Wildfowl & Wetlands Trust (8m)
  • Mossburn Animal Centre (9m)
  • Rammerscales House (9m)
  • Dumfries and Galloway Aviation Museum (12m)

Tourist Information

Silloth
Tourist Information Centre
10 Criffel Street
Silloth-on-Solway
Nr Wigton
Cumbria
England
CA7 4DD

Phone 016973 31944

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Weather and Tides

Forecast for Thursday 17 August

06:00


Chance of rain 0%
Max temp. 13°C
(feels like 13°C)
Wind 1mph, gusting to 3mph.
NW
Pressure 1006
Humidity 92%
UV Index
Air Quality

09:00


Chance of rain 0%
Max temp. 16°C
(feels like 15°C)
Wind 2mph, gusting to 4mph.
WSW
Pressure 1006
Humidity 75%
UV Index
Air Quality

12:00


Chance of rain 0%
Max temp. 17°C
(feels like 14°C)
Wind 4mph, gusting to 7mph.
SW
Pressure 1007
Humidity 72%
UV Index
Air Quality

15:00


Chance of rain 0%
Max temp. 17°C
(feels like 13°C)
Wind 5mph, gusting to 9mph.
SSW
Pressure 1006
Humidity 72%
UV Index
Air Quality

18:00


Chance of rain 7%
Max temp. 16°C
(feels like 14°C)
Wind 4mph, gusting to 7mph.
SSW
Pressure 1005
Humidity 83%
UV Index
Air Quality

21:00


Chance of rain 9%
Max temp. 15°C
(feels like 13°C)
Wind 4mph, gusting to 7mph.
SSW
Pressure 1005
Humidity 88%
UV Index n/a
Air Quality
Low Tide
03:54 BST
(02:54 GMT)
High Tide
08:26 BST
(07:26 GMT)
Low Tide
16:28 BST
(15:28 GMT)
High Tide
21:08 BST
(20:08 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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Generally a salt marsh style coastline, it is not advisable to approach the water at low tide. There is a small strip of shingle beach along the coast towards Annan or a small area of sand and shingle in front of the car park called Powfoot Scar.

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