"Sittin' on the dock of the bay"

Abbey Head

Abbey Head is a coastal feature in Dumfries and Galloway, Scotland.

It is listed under Cliffs and Headlands: Cape

Local authority: Dumfries and Galloway Council

OS Grid Reference: NX746430

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Things to see and do near Abbey Head

  • Dundrennan Abbey (3m)
  • Wildlife Park Kirkcudbright (6m)
  • Galloway Wildlife Conservation Park (6m)
  • Tongland Power Station & S/Ladder (6m)
  • Stewartry Museum (6m)
  • Galloway Gourmet Foods Ltd (6m)
  • MacLellan's Castle (6m)
  • Galloway Hydros Visitor Centre (6m)
  • Broughton House (6m)
  • Brighouse Bay Trekking (7m)

Tourist Information

Kirkcudbright
Tourist Information Centre
Harbour Square
Dumfries and Galloway
Scotland
DG6 4HY

Phone 01557 330 494
Email info@visitscotland.com
http://www.visitscotland.com/destinations-maps/dumfries-galloway/

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Weather and Tides

Forecast for Tuesday 28 March

06:00


Chance of rain 4%
Max temp. 6°C
(feels like 4°C)
Wind 3mph, gusting to 4mph.
ENE
Pressure 1018
Humidity 92%
UV Index n/a
Air Quality

09:00


Chance of rain 4%
Max temp. 7°C
(feels like 5°C)
Wind 3mph, gusting to 4mph.
E
Pressure 1018
Humidity 86%
UV Index
Air Quality

12:00


Chance of rain 15%
Max temp. 9°C
(feels like 7°C)
Wind 3mph, gusting to 4mph.
SE
Pressure 1017
Humidity 84%
UV Index
Air Quality

15:00


Chance of rain 76%
Max temp. 9°C
(feels like 6°C)
Wind 4mph, gusting to 6mph.
SSE
Pressure 1016
Humidity 94%
UV Index
Air Quality

18:00


Chance of rain 17%
Max temp. 9°C
(feels like 6°C)
Wind 4mph, gusting to 7mph.
S
Pressure 1015
Humidity 95%
UV Index
Air Quality

21:00


Chance of rain 12%
Max temp. 8°C
(feels like 5°C)
Wind 4mph, gusting to 6mph.
SSW
Pressure 1015
Humidity 96%
UV Index n/a
Air Quality
Low Tide
06:48 BST
(05:48 GMT)
High Tide
12:32 BST
(11:32 GMT)
Low Tide
19:11 BST
(18:11 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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