"Sittin' on the dock of the bay"

Balmedie Country Park Beach

The Park is part of 16km of extensive dunes and sandy beach stretching from Aberdeen to Newburgh. The sheer size of the beach means it is seldom crowded and makes it possible to find a quiet spot at any time of the year.

Beach type: Sand

Nearest town: Aberdeen

Local authority: Aberdeenshire Council

OS Grid Reference: NJ981180

Awards

Green Coast Beach

Marine Conservation Society Recommended

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Things to see and do near Balmedie Country Park Beach

  • Stonehaven Tolbooth Museum (2m)
  • Kartstart Aberdeen (5m)
  • Techno-Play (6m)
  • St Machar's Cathedral (6m)
  • Zoology Museum and Botanic Garden (7m)
  • Linx Ice Arena (7m)
  • Beach Leisure Centre (7m)
  • Seaton Park (7m)
  • Transition Extreme (7m)
  • Satrosphere Science Centre (7m)

Tourist Information

Aberdeen
Visitor Information Centre
23 Union Street
Aberdeenshire
Grampian
Scotland
AB11 5BP

Phone 01224 269180
Email info@visitscotland.com
http://www.visitscotland.com/destinations-maps/aberdeen-city-shire/

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Weather and Tides

Forecast for Thursday 24 May

06:00


Chance of rain 11%
Max temp. 7°C
(feels like 3°C)
Wind 4mph, gusting to 5mph.
S
Pressure 1028
Humidity 98%
UV Index
Air Quality

09:00


Chance of rain 10%
Max temp. 7°C
(feels like 4°C)
Wind 4mph, gusting to 6mph.
S
Pressure 1028
Humidity 96%
UV Index
Air Quality

12:00


Chance of rain 9%
Max temp. 8°C
(feels like 5°C)
Wind 4mph, gusting to 6mph.
SSE
Pressure 1028
Humidity 92%
UV Index
Air Quality

15:00


Chance of rain 9%
Max temp. 8°C
(feels like 5°C)
Wind 4mph, gusting to 6mph.
SSE
Pressure 1027
Humidity 93%
UV Index
Air Quality

18:00


Chance of rain 16%
Max temp. 8°C
(feels like 5°C)
Wind 3mph, gusting to 4mph.
SSE
Pressure 1026
Humidity 95%
UV Index
Air Quality

21:00


Chance of rain 18%
Max temp. 8°C
(feels like 6°C)
Wind 2mph, gusting to 3mph.
S
Pressure 1027
Humidity 98%
UV Index n/a
Air Quality
Low Tide
03:53 BST
(02:53 GMT)
High Tide
10:07 BST
(09:07 GMT)
Low Tide
16:33 BST
(15:33 GMT)
High Tide
23:01 BST
(22:01 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 Park is part of 16km of extensive dunes and sandy beach stretching from Aberdeen to Newburgh. The sheer size of the beach means it is seldom crowded and makes it possible to find a quiet spot at any time of the year.

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