"Sittin' on the dock of the bay"

Soay Sound

Soay Sound is a water feature off the coast of Highland, Scotland.

It is listed under Straits and Narrows: Sound

Local authority: Highland Council

OS Grid Reference: NG441163

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Things to see and do near Soay Sound

  • Bella Jane Boat Trips (5m)
  • Misty Isle Boat Trips (5m)
  • Living Light Candle Workshop (10m)
  • Talisker Distillery Brand Home (10m)

Tourist Information

Tourist Information Centre
Bayfield House
Bayfield Road
Isle of Skye
Highlands and Islands
IV51 9EL

Phone 01478 612 992
Email portree@visitscotland.com

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Weather and Tides

Forecast for Wednesday 17 January


Chance of rain 93%
Max temp. -5°C
(feels like -16°C)
Wind 12mph, gusting to 16mph.
Pressure 989
Humidity 100%
UV Index n/a
Air Quality


Chance of rain 87%
Max temp. -4°C
(feels like -15°C)
Wind 14mph, gusting to 17mph.
Pressure 992
Humidity 88%
UV Index n/a
Air Quality


Chance of rain 43%
Max temp. -4°C
(feels like -15°C)
Wind 12mph, gusting to 14mph.
Pressure 993
Humidity 96%
UV Index
Air Quality


Chance of rain 84%
Max temp. -4°C
(feels like -14°C)
Wind 11mph, gusting to 13mph.
Pressure 994
Humidity 95%
UV Index
Air Quality


Chance of rain 52%
Max temp. -4°C
(feels like -13°C)
Wind 8mph, gusting to 10mph.
Pressure 992
Humidity 87%
UV Index n/a
Air Quality


Chance of rain 34%
Max temp. -3°C
(feels like -10°C)
Wind 5mph, gusting to 6mph.
Pressure 990
Humidity 85%
UV Index n/a
Air Quality
Low Tide
00:46 GMT
High Tide
06:40 GMT
Low Tide
13:07 GMT
High Tide
18:58 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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