"Sittin' on the dock of the bay"

Bay of Howton

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

It is listed under Bays and Coves: Bay

Local authority: Orkney Islands Council

OS Grid Reference: HY319038

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Things to see and do near Bay of Howton

  • The Pier Arts Centre (5m)
  • Stromness Museum (5m)
  • Scapa Flow Visitor Centre and Museum (5m)
  • Orkney Chairmaker (7m)
  • Corrigal Farm Museum (8m)
  • Pickaquoy Centre (9m)
  • North of Scotland Milk Marketing Board (9m)
  • Highland Park Distillery (9m)
  • Ortak Visitor Centre (9m)
  • The Orkney Museum (9m)

Tourist Information

Stromness
Visitor Information Centre
Ferry Terminal Building
Pier Head
Orkney
Highlands and Islands
Scotland
KW16 3BH

Phone 01856 872 856
Email info@visitscotland.com
http://www.visitscotland.com/destinations-maps/orkney/

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Weather and Tides

Forecast for Monday 23 October

06:00


Chance of rain 0%
Max temp. 10°C
(feels like 7°C)
Wind 6mph, gusting to 8mph.
SSE
Pressure 1008
Humidity 89%
UV Index n/a
Air Quality

09:00


Chance of rain 14%
Max temp. 11°C
(feels like 7°C)
Wind 8mph, gusting to 11mph.
SSE
Pressure 1007
Humidity 85%
UV Index
Air Quality

12:00


Chance of rain 98%
Max temp. 11°C
(feels like 6°C)
Wind 8mph, gusting to 12mph.
SSE
Pressure 1005
Humidity 95%
UV Index
Air Quality

15:00


Chance of rain 26%
Max temp. 12°C
(feels like 8°C)
Wind 5mph, gusting to 7mph.
S
Pressure 1005
Humidity 93%
UV Index
Air Quality

18:00


Chance of rain 33%
Max temp. 12°C
(feels like 9°C)
Wind 4mph, gusting to 7mph.
SW
Pressure 1005
Humidity 90%
UV Index n/a
Air Quality

21:00


Chance of rain 26%
Max temp. 11°C
(feels like 8°C)
Wind 4mph, gusting to 7mph.
SW
Pressure 1006
Humidity 91%
UV Index n/a
Air Quality
Low Tide
05:35 BST
(04:35 GMT)
High Tide
11:51 BST
(10:51 GMT)
Low Tide
17:48 BST
(16:48 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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