"Sittin' on the dock of the bay"

The Heckles

The Heckles is a water feature off the coast of Lothian, Scotland.

It is listed under Reefs and Shoals: Reef

Local authority: East Lothian Council

OS Grid Reference: NT376753

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Things to see and do near The Heckles

  • Prestongrange Museum (1m)
  • Jamboree Adventure Soft Play (3m)
  • Inveresk Lodge Garden (3m)
  • Whiteloch Farm Riding and Trekking (4m)
  • Seton Collegiate Church (4m)
  • Orcadia Trampoline Centre (4m)
  • Tumbles at Portobello (5m)
  • Shawfair Pottery (5m)

Tourist Information

Edinburgh Information Centre
above Waverley Shopping Centre
3 Princes Street

Phone 08452 255 121
Email info@visitscotland.com

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Weather and Tides

Forecast for Thursday 22 March


Chance of rain 4%
Max temp. 7°C
(feels like 4°C)
Wind 5mph, gusting to 6mph.
Pressure 1017
Humidity 82%
UV Index n/a
Air Quality


Chance of rain 1%
Max temp. 8°C
(feels like 5°C)
Wind 4mph, gusting to 5mph.
Pressure 1015
Humidity 77%
UV Index
Air Quality


Chance of rain 0%
Max temp. 10°C
(feels like 7°C)
Wind 4mph, gusting to 6mph.
Pressure 1012
Humidity 65%
UV Index
Air Quality


Chance of rain 3%
Max temp. 9°C
(feels like 6°C)
Wind 5mph, gusting to 7mph.
Pressure 1009
Humidity 66%
UV Index
Air Quality


Chance of rain 5%
Max temp. 7°C
(feels like 4°C)
Wind 4mph, gusting to 6mph.
Pressure 1006
Humidity 76%
UV Index
Air Quality


Chance of rain 9%
Max temp. 7°C
(feels like 3°C)
Wind 5mph, gusting to 8mph.
Pressure 1002
Humidity 80%
UV Index n/a
Air Quality
High Tide
05:25 GMT
Low Tide
10:48 GMT
High Tide
17:40 GMT
Low Tide
23:09 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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