"Sittin' on the dock of the bay"

Broughty Ferry Beach

A former fishing village, now a residential suburb of Dundee, Broughty Ferry is an extensive sandy beach. A promenade gives direct pedestrian and disabled access at several locations. The beach is backed by dunes and provides views across the Tay estuary.

Beach type: sand

Nearest town: Broughty Ferry

Local authority: Dundee City Council

OS Grid Reference: NO469306

Awards

Green Coast Beach

Marine Conservation Society Recommended

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Things to see and do near Broughty Ferry Beach

  • Broughty Castle (0m)
  • Barnhill Rock Garden (1m)
  • Monifieth Blue Seaway (2m)
  • The Factory Skatepark (2m)
  • The Fun Factory (3m)
  • Battlefield LIVE Dundee (3m)
  • HM Frigate Unicorn (3m)
  • Dundee Museum of Transport (3m)
  • Frigate Unicorn (4m)
  • Olympia Leisure Centre (4m)
  • Claverhouse Equestrian Centre (4m)
  • Discovery Point and RRS Discovery (4m)
  • McManus Galleries (4m)
  • Dundee Ice Arena (4m)
  • Dundee Treasure Trail (4m)
  • Discovery Point (4m)
  • Dundee Contemporary Arts (4m)
  • Dundee Science Centre (4m)
  • Sensation Science Centre (4m)
  • Kidz World (5m)
  • Avertical World Climbing Centre (5m)
  • Verdant Works (5m)
  • Barry Mill (5m)
  • Barry Water Mil (5m)
  • Dundee Law (5m)

Tourist Information

Dundee
Tourist Information Centre
16 City Square
Central Scotland
Scotland
DD1 3BG

Phone 01382 527 527
Email info@visitscotland.com
http://www.visitscotland.com/destinations-maps/dundee-angus/

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Weather and Tides

Forecast for Sunday 20 August

06:00


Chance of rain 0%
Max temp. 11°C
(feels like 9°C)
Wind 4mph, gusting to 6mph.
W
Pressure 1017
Humidity 87%
UV Index
Air Quality

09:00


Chance of rain 0%
Max temp. 15°C
(feels like 13°C)
Wind 3mph, gusting to 5mph.
W
Pressure 1018
Humidity 73%
UV Index
Air Quality

12:00


Chance of rain 34%
Max temp. 16°C
(feels like 15°C)
Wind 2mph, gusting to 4mph.
W
Pressure 1019
Humidity 66%
UV Index
Air Quality

15:00


Chance of rain 1%
Max temp. 17°C
(feels like 16°C)
Wind 2mph, gusting to 3mph.
WSW
Pressure 1020
Humidity 59%
UV Index
Air Quality

18:00


Chance of rain 4%
Max temp. 17°C
(feels like 16°C)
Wind 1mph, gusting to 2mph.
SW
Pressure 1020
Humidity 70%
UV Index
Air Quality

21:00


Chance of rain 3%
Max temp. 14°C
(feels like 12°C)
Wind 3mph, gusting to 5mph.
ENE
Pressure 1021
Humidity 88%
UV Index n/a
Air Quality
High Tide
02:12 BST
(01:12 GMT)
Low Tide
08:26 BST
(07:26 GMT)
High Tide
14:47 BST
(13:47 GMT)
Low Tide
20:48 BST
(19:48 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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A former fishing village, now a residential suburb of Dundee, Broughty Ferry is an extensive sandy beach. A promenade gives direct pedestrian and disabled access at several locations. The beach is backed by dunes and provides views across the Tay estuary.

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