"Sittin' on the dock of the bay"

Cantick Head

Cantick Head is a coastal feature in Orkney, Scotland.

It is listed under Cliffs and Headlands: Cape

Local authority: Orkney Islands Council

OS Grid Reference: ND345889

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Things to see and do near Cantick Head

  • Scapa Flow Visitor Centre and Museum (5m)
  • Christina Sargent Felt and Print Artist (7m)
  • Tomb of the Eagles (7m)
  • Orkney Marine-life Aquarium (9m)
  • Fossil and Heritage Centre (9m)
  • Orkan Adventures (9m)
  • John O'Groats Knitwear Co (10m)
  • The Castle and Gardens of Mey (10m)
  • The Last House Museum (10m)
  • Italian Chapel (11m)

Tourist Information

John O'Groats
Tourist Information Point
County Road
Caithness
Highlands and Islands
Scotland
KW1 4YR

Phone 01955 611 373
Email joginfo@btconnect.com
http://www.visitscotland.com/destinations-maps/highlands/

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Weather and Tides

Forecast for Monday 27 March

06:00


Chance of rain 3%
Max temp. 7°C
(feels like 6°C)
Wind 1mph, gusting to 2mph.
N
Pressure 1025
Humidity 99%
UV Index n/a
Air Quality

09:00


Chance of rain 3%
Max temp. 7°C
(feels like 6°C)
Wind 1mph, gusting to 2mph.
N
Pressure 1026
Humidity 82%
UV Index
Air Quality

12:00


Chance of rain 3%
Max temp. 9°C
(feels like 7°C)
Wind 2mph, gusting to 3mph.
E
Pressure 1025
Humidity 78%
UV Index
Air Quality

15:00


Chance of rain 1%
Max temp. 9°C
(feels like 6°C)
Wind 3mph, gusting to 4mph.
E
Pressure 1024
Humidity 84%
UV Index
Air Quality

18:00


Chance of rain 2%
Max temp. 8°C
(feels like 5°C)
Wind 3mph, gusting to 4mph.
E
Pressure 1023
Humidity 92%
UV Index
Air Quality

21:00


Chance of rain 4%
Max temp. 7°C
(feels like 4°C)
Wind 4mph, gusting to 5mph.
E
Pressure 1024
Humidity 93%
UV Index n/a
Air Quality
Low Tide
03:34 BST
(02:34 GMT)
High Tide
09:49 BST
(08:49 GMT)
Low Tide
15:57 BST
(14:57 GMT)
High Tide
22:21 BST
(21:21 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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