"Sittin' on the dock of the bay"

Yinstay Head

Yinstay Head is a coastal feature in Orkney, Scotland.

It is listed under Cliffs and Headlands: Cape

Local authority: Orkney Islands Council

OS Grid Reference: HY512109

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Things to see and do near Yinstay Head

  • Highland Park Distillery (4m)
  • Bishop's and Earl's Palaces (4m)
  • St Magnus Cathedral (4m)
  • The Orkney Museum (4m)
  • Ortak Visitor Centre (4m)
  • Pickaquoy Centre (4m)
  • North of Scotland Milk Marketing Board (4m)
  • Corrigall Farm Museum (5m)
  • Maes Howe (5m)

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 49%
Max temp. 3°C
(feels like -2°C)
Wind 4mph, gusting to 6mph.
WSW
Pressure 990
Humidity 90%
UV Index n/a
Air Quality

09:00


Chance of rain 17%
Max temp. 3°C
(feels like -2°C)
Wind 4mph, gusting to 6mph.
WSW
Pressure 991
Humidity 90%
UV Index
Air Quality

12:00


Chance of rain 32%
Max temp. 3°C
(feels like -2°C)
Wind 4mph, gusting to 6mph.
SW
Pressure 991
Humidity 87%
UV Index
Air Quality

15:00


Chance of rain 10%
Max temp. 3°C
(feels like -1°C)
Wind 4mph, gusting to 5mph.
WSW
Pressure 991
Humidity 87%
UV Index
Air Quality

18:00


Chance of rain 31%
Max temp. 3°C
(feels like -2°C)
Wind 4mph, gusting to 5mph.
WSW
Pressure 992
Humidity 90%
UV Index n/a
Air Quality

21:00


Chance of rain 28%
Max temp. 3°C
(feels like -1°C)
Wind 3mph, gusting to 5mph.
WSW
Pressure 993
Humidity 88%
UV Index n/a
Air Quality
Low Tide
05:36 GMT
High Tide
11:58 GMT
Low Tide
18:05 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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