"Sittin' on the dock of the bay"

Bay of Backaland

Bay of Backaland is a coastal feature in Orkney, Scotland.

It is listed under Bays and Coves: Bay

Local authority: Orkney Islands Council

OS Grid Reference: HY600313

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Things to see and do near Bay of Backaland

  • Sui Generis Gallery (2m)
  • Eday Spinners (5m)
  • Isle Of Sanday Knitters (Ork) Ltd (8m)

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 Tuesday 21 August

06:00


Chance of rain 4%
Max temp. 12°C
(feels like 11°C)
Wind 2mph, gusting to 3mph.
SE
Pressure 1019
Humidity 86%
UV Index
Air Quality

09:00


Chance of rain 6%
Max temp. 13°C
(feels like 11°C)
Wind 4mph, gusting to 6mph.
SE
Pressure 1017
Humidity 86%
UV Index
Air Quality

12:00


Chance of rain 11%
Max temp. 14°C
(feels like 11°C)
Wind 6mph, gusting to 8mph.
SSE
Pressure 1015
Humidity 89%
UV Index
Air Quality

15:00


Chance of rain 13%
Max temp. 14°C
(feels like 11°C)
Wind 6mph, gusting to 8mph.
SSE
Pressure 1012
Humidity 91%
UV Index
Air Quality

18:00


Chance of rain 47%
Max temp. 15°C
(feels like 11°C)
Wind 6mph, gusting to 9mph.
S
Pressure 1008
Humidity 90%
UV Index
Air Quality

21:00


Chance of rain 55%
Max temp. 15°C
(feels like 11°C)
Wind 6mph, gusting to 10mph.
S
Pressure 1006
Humidity 91%
UV Index n/a
Air Quality
Low Tide
01:35 BST
(00:35 GMT)
High Tide
07:51 BST
(06:51 GMT)
Low Tide
13:56 BST
(12:56 GMT)
High Tide
20:15 BST
(19:15 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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