"Sittin' on the dock of the bay"

Bay of Franks

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

It is listed under Bays and Coves: Bay

Local authority: Orkney Islands Council

OS Grid Reference: HY648294

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Things to see and do near Bay of Franks

  • Sui Generis Gallery (5m)
  • Eday Spinners (7m)
  • 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 Friday 18 August

06:00


Chance of rain 13%
Max temp. 13°C
(feels like 12°C)
Wind 2mph, gusting to 3mph.
ESE
Pressure 998
Humidity 94%
UV Index
Air Quality

09:00


Chance of rain 34%
Max temp. 14°C
(feels like 12°C)
Wind 3mph, gusting to 4mph.
SE
Pressure 997
Humidity 92%
UV Index
Air Quality

12:00


Chance of rain 16%
Max temp. 14°C
(feels like 12°C)
Wind 3mph, gusting to 4mph.
ENE
Pressure 996
Humidity 91%
UV Index
Air Quality

15:00


Chance of rain 38%
Max temp. 13°C
(feels like 11°C)
Wind 3mph, gusting to 4mph.
N
Pressure 996
Humidity 89%
UV Index
Air Quality

18:00


Chance of rain 76%
Max temp. 13°C
(feels like 10°C)
Wind 5mph, gusting to 6mph.
NW
Pressure 996
Humidity 90%
UV Index
Air Quality

21:00


Chance of rain 40%
Max temp. 13°C
(feels like 10°C)
Wind 5mph, gusting to 6mph.
NW
Pressure 997
Humidity 90%
UV Index n/a
Air Quality
Low Tide
02:19 BST
(01:19 GMT)
High Tide
08:24 BST
(07:24 GMT)
Low Tide
14:51 BST
(13:51 GMT)
High Tide
21:00 BST
(20:00 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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