"Sittin' on the dock of the bay"

Bow Head

Bow Head is a coastal feature in Orkney, Scotland.

It is listed under Cliffs and Headlands: Cape

Local authority: Orkney Islands Council

OS Grid Reference: HY461537

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Things to see and do near Bow Head

  • Westray Heritage Centre (4m)
  • Eday Spinners (12m)

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 Thursday 23 November

06:00


Chance of rain 5%
Max temp. 6°C
(feels like 1°C)
Wind 6mph, gusting to 8mph.
N
Pressure 978
Humidity 69%
UV Index n/a
Air Quality

09:00


Chance of rain 6%
Max temp. 6°C
(feels like 2°C)
Wind 5mph, gusting to 6mph.
NW
Pressure 979
Humidity 60%
UV Index
Air Quality

12:00


Chance of rain 80%
Max temp. 5°C
(feels like 0°C)
Wind 5mph, gusting to 7mph.
WNW
Pressure 980
Humidity 84%
UV Index
Air Quality

15:00


Chance of rain 55%
Max temp. 6°C
(feels like 1°C)
Wind 7mph, gusting to 9mph.
NW
Pressure 983
Humidity 73%
UV Index
Air Quality

18:00


Chance of rain 35%
Max temp. 5°C
(feels like -0°C)
Wind 7mph, gusting to 9mph.
W
Pressure 986
Humidity 84%
UV Index n/a
Air Quality

21:00


Chance of rain 32%
Max temp. 6°C
(feels like -0°C)
Wind 10mph, gusting to 13mph.
W
Pressure 987
Humidity 70%
UV Index n/a
Air Quality
Low Tide
05:34 GMT
High Tide
11:59 GMT
Low Tide
18:01 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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