"Sittin' on the dock of the bay"

Thurso Bay Central Beach

A sandy beach in the town of Thurso. The eastern area of the beach has some rocky reefs that produce some of the UK's most celebrated waves for surfing.

Beach type: Sand/Rock

Nearest town: Thurso

Local authority: Highland Council

OS Grid Reference: ND118687

Awards

Marine Conservation Society Recommended

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Things to see and do near Thurso Bay Central Beach

  • Thurso Heritage Centre (1m)
  • The Thurso Cinema (1m)
  • Brough Knitwear (7m)

Tourist Information

Thurso
Tourist Information Centre
Caithness Horizons, Old Town Hall
High Street
Caithness
Highlands and Islands
Scotland
KW14 8AJ

Phone 01847 893 155
Email info@visitscotland.com
http://www.visitscotland.com/destinations-maps/highlands/

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Weather

Forecast for Tuesday 18 September

06:00


Chance of rain 60%
Max temp. 13°C
(feels like 11°C)
Wind 4mph, gusting to 5mph.
NW
Pressure 994
Humidity 95%
UV Index
Air Quality

09:00


Chance of rain 87%
Max temp. 13°C
(feels like 11°C)
Wind 2mph, gusting to 3mph.
N
Pressure 994
Humidity 96%
UV Index
Air Quality

12:00


Chance of rain 21%
Max temp. 13°C
(feels like 11°C)
Wind 3mph, gusting to 4mph.
N
Pressure 992
Humidity 94%
UV Index
Air Quality

15:00


Chance of rain 86%
Max temp. 13°C
(feels like 12°C)
Wind 2mph, gusting to 3mph.
NNW
Pressure 993
Humidity 94%
UV Index
Air Quality

18:00


Chance of rain 11%
Max temp. 13°C
(feels like 12°C)
Wind 2mph, gusting to 3mph.
SSW
Pressure 993
Humidity 93%
UV Index
Air Quality

21:00


Chance of rain 6%
Max temp. 12°C
(feels like 10°C)
Wind 3mph, gusting to 6mph.
S
Pressure 993
Humidity 91%
UV Index n/a
Air Quality
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A sandy beach in the town of Thurso. The eastern area of the beach has some rocky reefs that produce some of the UK's most celebrated waves for surfing.

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