"Sittin' on the dock of the bay"

Rockcliffe Beach

Rockcliffe has a sandy beach within the rough firth. This is a picturesque beach surrounded by National Trust areas and a charming village.

Beach type: Sand

Nearest town: Dalbeattie

Local authority: Dumfries and Galloway Council

OS Grid Reference: NX848536

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Things to see and do near Rockcliffe Beach

  • 7stanes Dalbeattie (3m)
  • Dundrennan Abbey (7m)
  • Threave Garden and Estate (7m)
  • The Brewery Sulwath Brewers Ltd (7m)
  • The Castle Douglas Treasure Trail (7m)
  • Cream O' Galloway (8m)
  • Kelton Mains Open Farm (8m)
  • Threave Castle (8m)
  • Southerness Lighthouse (8m)
  • John Paul Jones Cottage (9m)

Tourist Information

Kirkcudbright
Tourist Information Centre
Harbour Square
Dumfries and Galloway
Scotland
DG6 4HY

Phone 01557 330 494
Email info@visitscotland.com
http://www.visitscotland.com/destinations-maps/dumfries-galloway/

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Weather and Tides

Forecast for Monday 11 December

06:00


Chance of rain 11%
Max temp. -1°C
(feels like -3°C)
Wind 1mph, gusting to 2mph.
N
Pressure 986
Humidity 88%
UV Index n/a
Air Quality

09:00


Chance of rain 24%
Max temp. -2°C
(feels like -5°C)
Wind 1mph, gusting to 2mph.
N
Pressure 988
Humidity 89%
UV Index
Air Quality

12:00


Chance of rain 0%
Max temp. 1°C
(feels like -1°C)
Wind 1mph, gusting to 2mph.
NNW
Pressure 990
Humidity 82%
UV Index
Air Quality

15:00


Chance of rain 0%
Max temp. -0°C
(feels like -2°C)
Wind 1mph, gusting to 2mph.
NNW
Pressure 991
Humidity 89%
UV Index
Air Quality

18:00


Chance of rain 1%
Max temp. -1°C
(feels like -4°C)
Wind 2mph, gusting to 3mph.
NNW
Pressure 994
Humidity 93%
UV Index n/a
Air Quality

21:00


Chance of rain 1%
Max temp. -1°C
(feels like -5°C)
Wind 2mph, gusting to 3mph.
NNW
Pressure 996
Humidity 92%
UV Index n/a
Air Quality
High Tide
05:37 GMT
Low Tide
12:05 GMT
High Tide
18:06 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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Rockcliffe has a sandy beach within the rough firth. This is a picturesque beach surrounded by National Trust areas and a charming village.

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