"Sittin' on the dock of the bay"

Annan Beach

The saltmarsh, or merse as it is locally known, is an especially important area for wildlife. East of Annan a shingle beach runs west to Powfoot.

Beach type: Marsh/Shingle

Nearest town: Annan

Local authority: Dumfries and Galloway Council

OS Grid Reference: NY198648

Awards

Blue Flag Beach

Marine Conservation Society Recommended

Keep Britain Tidy Seaside Award

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Things to see and do near Annan Beach

  • The Devils Porridge Exhibition (3m)
  • Dalton Pottery Art Cafe (8m)
  • Gretna Hall Blacksmith's Shop (8m)
  • World Famous Old Blacksmith's Shop Centre (8m)
  • Mossburn Animal Centre (11m)
  • Rammerscales House (11m)
  • The Gincase Farm Park (12m)

Tourist Information

Gretna Green
Tourist Information Centre
Unit 38, Gretna Gateway Outlet
Village
Glasgow Road
Gretna
Dumfries and Galloway
Scotland
DG16 5GG

Phone 01461 337 834
Email info@visitscotland.com
http://www.visitscotland.com/destinations-maps/dumfries-galloway/

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Weather and Tides

Forecast for Wednesday 20 June

06:00


Chance of rain 63%
Max temp. 15°C
(feels like 11°C)
Wind 6mph, gusting to 10mph.
SW
Pressure 1011
Humidity 95%
UV Index
Air Quality

09:00


Chance of rain 1%
Max temp. 15°C
(feels like 12°C)
Wind 5mph, gusting to 7mph.
WSW
Pressure 1013
Humidity 86%
UV Index
Air Quality

12:00


Chance of rain 4%
Max temp. 16°C
(feels like 14°C)
Wind 4mph, gusting to 6mph.
WNW
Pressure 1016
Humidity 65%
UV Index
Air Quality

15:00


Chance of rain 4%
Max temp. 16°C
(feels like 13°C)
Wind 4mph, gusting to 7mph.
NW
Pressure 1018
Humidity 56%
UV Index
Air Quality

18:00


Chance of rain 5%
Max temp. 13°C
(feels like 10°C)
Wind 4mph, gusting to 7mph.
WNW
Pressure 1020
Humidity 59%
UV Index
Air Quality

21:00


Chance of rain 1%
Max temp. 11°C
(feels like 9°C)
Wind 3mph, gusting to 6mph.
W
Pressure 1020
Humidity 66%
UV Index n/a
Air Quality
Low Tide
01:57 BST
(00:57 GMT)
High Tide
06:01 BST
(05:01 GMT)
Low Tide
14:37 BST
(13:37 GMT)
High Tide
18:38 BST
(17:38 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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The saltmarsh, or merse as it is locally known, is an especially important area for wildlife. East of Annan a shingle beach runs west to Powfoot.

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