"Sittin' on the dock of the bay"

Switha

Switha is a water feature off the coast of Orkney, Scotland.

It is listed under Islands: Island

Local authority: Orkney Islands Council

OS Grid Reference: ND365907

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Things to see and do near Switha

  • Scapa Flow Visitor Centre and Museum (5m)
  • Christina Sargent Felt and Print Artist (6m)
  • Tomb of the Eagles (7m)
  • Fossil and Heritage Centre (7m)
  • Orkney Marine-life Aquarium (7m)
  • Orkan Adventures (7m)
  • Italian Chapel (9m)

Tourist Information

John O'Groats
Tourist Information Point
County Road
Caithness
Highlands and Islands
Scotland
KW1 4YR

Phone 01955 611 373
Email joginfo@btconnect.com
http://www.visitscotland.com/destinations-maps/highlands/

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Weather and Tides

Forecast for Tuesday 23 January

06:00


Chance of rain 48%
Max temp. 7°C
(feels like 2°C)
Wind 7mph, gusting to 10mph.
S
Pressure 995
Humidity 91%
UV Index n/a
Air Quality

09:00


Chance of rain 25%
Max temp. 7°C
(feels like 3°C)
Wind 5mph, gusting to 8mph.
S
Pressure 993
Humidity 93%
UV Index
Air Quality

12:00


Chance of rain 74%
Max temp. 7°C
(feels like 3°C)
Wind 5mph, gusting to 8mph.
S
Pressure 989
Humidity 95%
UV Index
Air Quality

15:00


Chance of rain 35%
Max temp. 7°C
(feels like 2°C)
Wind 8mph, gusting to 11mph.
SW
Pressure 986
Humidity 89%
UV Index
Air Quality

18:00


Chance of rain 76%
Max temp. 6°C
(feels like 1°C)
Wind 7mph, gusting to 10mph.
SW
Pressure 987
Humidity 89%
UV Index n/a
Air Quality

21:00


Chance of rain 58%
Max temp. 6°C
(feels like 1°C)
Wind 9mph, gusting to 14mph.
WSW
Pressure 989
Humidity 84%
UV Index n/a
Air Quality
High Tide
01:04 GMT
Low Tide
06:43 GMT
High Tide
13:10 GMT
Low Tide
19:21 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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