"Sittin' on the dock of the bay"

Bay of Kirkwall

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

It is listed under Bays and Coves: Bay

Local authority: Orkney Islands Council

OS Grid Reference: HY455129

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Things to see and do near Bay of Kirkwall

  • Ortak Visitor Centre (1m)
  • St Magnus Cathedral (1m)
  • North of Scotland Milk Marketing Board (1m)
  • The Orkney Museum (1m)
  • Bishop's and Earl's Palaces (1m)
  • Pickaquoy Centre (1m)
  • Highland Park Distillery (2m)
  • Orkney Chairmaker (3m)

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 Monday 25 June

06:00


Chance of rain 0%
Max temp. 11°C
(feels like 9°C)
Wind 2mph, gusting to 5mph.
SW
Pressure 1024
Humidity 85%
UV Index
Air Quality

09:00


Chance of rain 4%
Max temp. 13°C
(feels like 9°C)
Wind 5mph, gusting to 7mph.
W
Pressure 1025
Humidity 82%
UV Index
Air Quality

12:00


Chance of rain 5%
Max temp. 13°C
(feels like 11°C)
Wind 4mph, gusting to 6mph.
W
Pressure 1027
Humidity 81%
UV Index
Air Quality

15:00


Chance of rain 4%
Max temp. 14°C
(feels like 12°C)
Wind 3mph, gusting to 5mph.
WNW
Pressure 1027
Humidity 82%
UV Index
Air Quality

18:00


Chance of rain 0%
Max temp. 13°C
(feels like 12°C)
Wind 2mph, gusting to 3mph.
NW
Pressure 1028
Humidity 79%
UV Index
Air Quality

21:00


Chance of rain 7%
Max temp. 12°C
(feels like 12°C)
Wind 1mph, gusting to 1mph.
SW
Pressure 1029
Humidity 83%
UV Index
Air Quality
Low Tide
03:10 BST
(02:10 GMT)
High Tide
09:26 BST
(08:26 GMT)
Low Tide
15:34 BST
(14:34 GMT)
High Tide
21:57 BST
(20:57 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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