"Sittin' on the dock of the bay"

Burghead Beach

A long sweeping sandy bay backed by forested dunes and bordered at its eastern end by Burghead town and Harbour.

Beach type: Sand

Nearest town: Elgin

Local authority: Moray Council

OS Grid Reference: NJ110680

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Things to see and do near Burghead Beach

  • Combat Laser Tag At The Loft (4m)
  • The Loft Activity Centre (4m)
  • Findhorn Heritage Centre (5m)
  • North 58 Sea Adventures (5m)
  • Glen Moray Distillery (6m)
  • The Moray Leisure Centre (7m)
  • Rainbow Castle Indoor Play Centre (7m)
  • Moray Motor Museum (7m)
  • Moray Motor Museum (7m)
  • Falconer Museum (7m)

Tourist Information

Forres
Tourist Information Point
The Falconer Museum
Tolbooth Street
Moray
Grampian
Scotland
IV36 1AA

Phone 01309 673701
Email museums.forres@moray.gov.uk
http://www.visitscotland.com/destinations-maps/highlands/

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Weather and Tides

Forecast for Sunday 20 August

06:00


Chance of rain 5%
Max temp. 13°C
(feels like 10°C)
Wind 4mph, gusting to 5mph.
W
Pressure 1016
Humidity 88%
UV Index
Air Quality

09:00


Chance of rain 4%
Max temp. 14°C
(feels like 12°C)
Wind 3mph, gusting to 5mph.
W
Pressure 1018
Humidity 80%
UV Index
Air Quality

12:00


Chance of rain 5%
Max temp. 15°C
(feels like 14°C)
Wind 2mph, gusting to 3mph.
NW
Pressure 1019
Humidity 73%
UV Index
Air Quality

15:00


Chance of rain 1%
Max temp. 16°C
(feels like 15°C)
Wind 1mph, gusting to 2mph.
NNE
Pressure 1019
Humidity 67%
UV Index
Air Quality

18:00


Chance of rain 3%
Max temp. 15°C
(feels like 13°C)
Wind 2mph, gusting to 4mph.
ENE
Pressure 1019
Humidity 75%
UV Index
Air Quality

21:00


Chance of rain 4%
Max temp. 13°C
(feels like 11°C)
Wind 2mph, gusting to 4mph.
E
Pressure 1020
Humidity 84%
UV Index n/a
Air Quality
Low Tide
05:26 BST
(04:26 GMT)
High Tide
11:43 BST
(10:43 GMT)
Low Tide
17:48 BST
(16:48 GMT)
High Tide
23:59 BST
(22:59 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 long sweeping sandy bay backed by forested dunes and bordered at its eastern end by Burghead town and Harbour.

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