"Sittin' on the dock of the bay"

Tentsmuir Sands Beach

A large sandy beach backed by Tentsmuir forest and an expanse of sand-dunes.

Beach type: Sand

Nearest town: Tayport

Local authority: Fife Council

OS Grid Reference: NO501242

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Things to see and do near Tentsmuir Sands Beach

  • British Golf Museum (4m)
  • British Golf Museum (4m)
  • St Andrews Aquarium (4m)
  • Broughty Castle (4m)
  • St Andrews Castle and Visitor Centre (4m)
  • St Andrews Preservation Trust Museum and Garden (5m)
  • St Andrews Museum (5m)
  • Barnhill Rock Garden (5m)
  • St Andrews Pottery Shop (5m)
  • St Andrews Rickshaw Tours (5m)
  • St Andrews Museum (5m)
  • St Andrews Cathedral (5m)
  • St Andrews Fine Bone China (5m)
  • Sea Eagle Adventures (5m)

Tourist Information

St Andrews
Tourist Information Centre
70 Market Street
Fife
Central Scotland
Scotland
KY16 9NU

Phone 01334 472 021
Email info@visitscotland.com
http://www.visitscotland.com/destinations-maps/kingdom-fife/

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Weather and Tides

Forecast for Tuesday 21 August

06:00


Chance of rain 11%
Max temp. 13°C
(feels like 12°C)
Wind 3mph, gusting to 3mph.
ENE
Pressure 1019
Humidity 96%
UV Index
Air Quality

09:00


Chance of rain 9%
Max temp. 14°C
(feels like 14°C)
Wind 1mph, gusting to 2mph.
ENE
Pressure 1018
Humidity 90%
UV Index
Air Quality

12:00


Chance of rain 5%
Max temp. 15°C
(feels like 15°C)
Wind 2mph, gusting to 3mph.
E
Pressure 1017
Humidity 88%
UV Index
Air Quality

15:00


Chance of rain 11%
Max temp. 17°C
(feels like 16°C)
Wind 2mph, gusting to 3mph.
ESE
Pressure 1015
Humidity 84%
UV Index
Air Quality

18:00


Chance of rain 5%
Max temp. 18°C
(feels like 18°C)
Wind 2mph, gusting to 4mph.
SSW
Pressure 1013
Humidity 81%
UV Index
Air Quality

21:00


Chance of rain 0%
Max temp. 17°C
(feels like 14°C)
Wind 4mph, gusting to 6mph.
SSW
Pressure 1012
Humidity 84%
UV Index n/a
Air Quality
Low Tide
05:56 BST
(04:56 GMT)
High Tide
12:00 BST
(11:00 GMT)
Low Tide
18:23 BST
(17:23 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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