"Sittin' on the dock of the bay"

Strathy Bay Beach

Beautiful rural sandy bay, sheltered by rocky headland in the heart of Mackay country. Naturally formed with sand dunes, it has outstanding views of the Pentland Firth. There is a free car park.

Beach type: Sand

Nearest town: Melvich

Local authority: Highland Council

OS Grid Reference: NC838661

Awards

Green Coast Beach

Marine Conservation Society Recommended

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Things to see and do near Strathy Bay Beach

Tourist Information

Bettyhill
Tourist Information Point
The Cafe at Bettyhill
The Old Police Station
Highlands and Islands
Scotland
KW14 7SZ

Phone 01641 521 742
Email boylenaver@yahoo.co.uk
http://www.visitscotland.com/destinations-maps/highlands/

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Weather and Tides

Forecast for Wednesday 17 January

06:00


Chance of rain 61%
Max temp. 2°C
(feels like -7°C)
Wind 10mph, gusting to 12mph.
WNW
Pressure 982
Humidity 85%
UV Index n/a
Air Quality

09:00


Chance of rain 36%
Max temp. 3°C
(feels like -3°C)
Wind 7mph, gusting to 10mph.
W
Pressure 985
Humidity 79%
UV Index n/a
Air Quality

12:00


Chance of rain 40%
Max temp. 3°C
(feels like -3°C)
Wind 8mph, gusting to 12mph.
W
Pressure 987
Humidity 80%
UV Index
Air Quality

15:00


Chance of rain 41%
Max temp. 4°C
(feels like -2°C)
Wind 7mph, gusting to 10mph.
WNW
Pressure 989
Humidity 72%
UV Index
Air Quality

18:00


Chance of rain 17%
Max temp. 1°C
(feels like -4°C)
Wind 4mph, gusting to 7mph.
WSW
Pressure 989
Humidity 90%
UV Index n/a
Air Quality

21:00


Chance of rain 16%
Max temp. 0°C
(feels like -4°C)
Wind 3mph, gusting to 5mph.
SW
Pressure 988
Humidity 93%
UV Index n/a
Air Quality
Low Tide
02:45 GMT
High Tide
08:54 GMT
Low Tide
15:10 GMT
High Tide
21:22 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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Beautiful rural sandy bay, sheltered by rocky headland in the heart of Mackay country. Naturally formed with sand dunes, it has outstanding views of the Pentland Firth. There is a free car park.

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