"Sittin' on the dock of the bay"

Cantick Sound

Cantick Sound is a water feature off the coast of Orkney, Scotland.

It is listed under Straits and Narrows: Sound

Local authority: Orkney Islands Council

OS Grid Reference: ND355908

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Things to see and do near Cantick Sound

  • Scapa Flow Visitor Centre and Museum (4m)
  • Christina Sargent Felt and Print Artist (6m)
  • Tomb of the Eagles (7m)
  • Fossil and Heritage Centre (8m)
  • Orkney Marine-life Aquarium (8m)
  • Orkan Adventures (8m)
  • Italian Chapel (10m)

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 Wednesday 25 April

06:00


Chance of rain 2%
Max temp. 7°C
(feels like 4°C)
Wind 3mph, gusting to 5mph.
SW
Pressure 1000
Humidity 88%
UV Index
Air Quality

09:00


Chance of rain 25%
Max temp. 8°C
(feels like 5°C)
Wind 3mph, gusting to 5mph.
SW
Pressure 1000
Humidity 78%
UV Index
Air Quality

12:00


Chance of rain 60%
Max temp. 9°C
(feels like 6°C)
Wind 3mph, gusting to 5mph.
SW
Pressure 999
Humidity 76%
UV Index
Air Quality

15:00


Chance of rain 41%
Max temp. 8°C
(feels like 6°C)
Wind 3mph, gusting to 4mph.
SW
Pressure 999
Humidity 77%
UV Index
Air Quality

18:00


Chance of rain 5%
Max temp. 8°C
(feels like 5°C)
Wind 3mph, gusting to 5mph.
WSW
Pressure 999
Humidity 80%
UV Index
Air Quality

21:00


Chance of rain 13%
Max temp. 7°C
(feels like 4°C)
Wind 3mph, gusting to 4mph.
SSW
Pressure 999
Humidity 87%
UV Index n/a
Air Quality
High Tide
06:19 BST
(05:19 GMT)
Low Tide
13:04 BST
(12:04 GMT)
High Tide
19:18 BST
(18:18 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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