"Sittin' on the dock of the bay"

The Goorsa

The Goorsa is a coastal feature in Orkney, Scotland.

It is listed under Cliffs and Headlands: Point

Local authority: Orkney Islands Council

OS Grid Reference: HY609220

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Things to see and do near The Goorsa

  • Sui Generis Gallery (6m)
  • Eday Spinners (10m)
  • St Magnus Cathedral (12m)
  • The Orkney Museum (12m)
  • Bishop's and Earl's Palaces (12m)
  • Highland Park Distillery (12m)

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 Friday 19 January

06:00


Chance of rain 37%
Max temp. 3°C
(feels like -2°C)
Wind 5mph, gusting to 7mph.
WSW
Pressure 990
Humidity 88%
UV Index n/a
Air Quality

09:00


Chance of rain 12%
Max temp. 3°C
(feels like -2°C)
Wind 4mph, gusting to 6mph.
WSW
Pressure 991
Humidity 87%
UV Index
Air Quality

12:00


Chance of rain 16%
Max temp. 3°C
(feels like -2°C)
Wind 4mph, gusting to 5mph.
SW
Pressure 991
Humidity 87%
UV Index
Air Quality

15:00


Chance of rain 35%
Max temp. 3°C
(feels like -2°C)
Wind 4mph, gusting to 6mph.
WSW
Pressure 991
Humidity 84%
UV Index
Air Quality

18:00


Chance of rain 34%
Max temp. 3°C
(feels like -2°C)
Wind 4mph, gusting to 5mph.
WSW
Pressure 992
Humidity 87%
UV Index n/a
Air Quality

21:00


Chance of rain 14%
Max temp. 3°C
(feels like -1°C)
Wind 4mph, gusting to 5mph.
W
Pressure 993
Humidity 86%
UV Index n/a
Air Quality
High Tide
00:03 GMT
Low Tide
05:41 GMT
High Tide
12:08 GMT
Low Tide
18:10 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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