"Sittin' on the dock of the bay"

Sound of Handa

Sound of Handa 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: NC148463

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Things to see and do near Sound of Handa

  • Handa Island Wildlife Reserve (1m)
  • Maryck Memories of Childhood (10m)

Tourist Information

Lochinver
Assynt Visitor Centre
Main Street
by Lairg, Sutherland
Highlands and Islands
Scotland
IV27 4LX

Phone 01571 844 194
Email info@visitscotland.com
http://www.discoverassynt.co.uk/

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Weather and Tides

Forecast for Wednesday 17 January

06:00


Chance of rain 75%
Max temp. 3°C
(feels like -3°C)
Wind 5mph, gusting to 10mph.
WNW
Pressure 983
Humidity 74%
UV Index n/a
Air Quality

09:00


Chance of rain 41%
Max temp. 3°C
(feels like -3°C)
Wind 5mph, gusting to 10mph.
WNW
Pressure 986
Humidity 83%
UV Index n/a
Air Quality

12:00


Chance of rain 55%
Max temp. 4°C
(feels like -1°C)
Wind 5mph, gusting to 9mph.
W
Pressure 988
Humidity 75%
UV Index
Air Quality

15:00


Chance of rain 53%
Max temp. 3°C
(feels like -2°C)
Wind 4mph, gusting to 8mph.
WSW
Pressure 989
Humidity 85%
UV Index
Air Quality

18:00


Chance of rain 41%
Max temp. 2°C
(feels like -2°C)
Wind 4mph, gusting to 7mph.
WSW
Pressure 988
Humidity 86%
UV Index n/a
Air Quality

21:00


Chance of rain 6%
Max temp. 2°C
(feels like -2°C)
Wind 3mph, gusting to 5mph.
SW
Pressure 986
Humidity 83%
UV Index n/a
Air Quality
Low Tide
01:22 GMT
High Tide
07:16 GMT
Low Tide
13:42 GMT
High Tide
19:36 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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