"Sittin' on the dock of the bay"

The Galt

The Galt is a coastal feature in Orkney, Scotland.

It is listed under Cliffs and Headlands: Point

Local authority: Orkney Islands Council

OS Grid Reference: HY485221

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Things to see and do near The Galt

  • Rousay Wood Designs (6m)
  • Ortak Visitor Centre (7m)
  • Sui Generis Gallery (7m)
  • North of Scotland Milk Marketing Board (7m)
  • St Magnus Cathedral (7m)
  • The Orkney Museum (7m)
  • Bishop's and Earl's Palaces (7m)
  • Pickaquoy Centre (7m)
  • Broch of Gurness (8m)
  • Highland Park Distillery (8m)

Tourist Information

Kirkwall
The Travel Centre
West Castle Street
Orkney
Highlands and Islands
Scotland
KW15 1GU

Phone 01856 872 856
Email info@visitscotland.com
http://www.visitscotland.com/travel/information/centres

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Weather and Tides

Forecast for Sunday 22 July

06:00


Chance of rain 13%
Max temp. 14°C
(feels like 12°C)
Wind 4mph, gusting to 6mph.
WSW
Pressure 1008
Humidity 96%
UV Index
Air Quality

09:00


Chance of rain 14%
Max temp. 14°C
(feels like 11°C)
Wind 5mph, gusting to 7mph.
W
Pressure 1009
Humidity 92%
UV Index
Air Quality

12:00


Chance of rain 9%
Max temp. 14°C
(feels like 11°C)
Wind 5mph, gusting to 6mph.
W
Pressure 1010
Humidity 85%
UV Index
Air Quality

15:00


Chance of rain 6%
Max temp. 14°C
(feels like 12°C)
Wind 4mph, gusting to 5mph.
W
Pressure 1010
Humidity 85%
UV Index
Air Quality

18:00


Chance of rain 11%
Max temp. 14°C
(feels like 12°C)
Wind 3mph, gusting to 4mph.
W
Pressure 1011
Humidity 91%
UV Index
Air Quality

21:00


Chance of rain 15%
Max temp. 13°C
(feels like 13°C)
Wind 1mph, gusting to 2mph.
WSW
Pressure 1011
Humidity 92%
UV Index n/a
Air Quality
High Tide
06:25 BST
(05:25 GMT)
Low Tide
12:54 BST
(11:54 GMT)
High Tide
19:06 BST
(18:06 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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