"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 Saturday 23 September

06:00


Chance of rain 0%
Max temp. 12°C
(feels like 9°C)
Wind 5mph, gusting to 7mph.
SSE
Pressure 1014
Humidity 97%
UV Index n/a
Air Quality

09:00


Chance of rain 1%
Max temp. 13°C
(feels like 9°C)
Wind 6mph, gusting to 9mph.
SSE
Pressure 1015
Humidity 90%
UV Index
Air Quality

12:00


Chance of rain 0%
Max temp. 14°C
(feels like 9°C)
Wind 8mph, gusting to 11mph.
SSE
Pressure 1015
Humidity 82%
UV Index
Air Quality

15:00


Chance of rain 0%
Max temp. 14°C
(feels like 10°C)
Wind 7mph, gusting to 10mph.
SSE
Pressure 1014
Humidity 83%
UV Index
Air Quality

18:00


Chance of rain 0%
Max temp. 14°C
(feels like 9°C)
Wind 7mph, gusting to 11mph.
SSE
Pressure 1014
Humidity 89%
UV Index
Air Quality

21:00


Chance of rain 3%
Max temp. 14°C
(feels like 9°C)
Wind 7mph, gusting to 11mph.
SSE
Pressure 1014
Humidity 92%
UV Index n/a
Air Quality
Low Tide
05:50 BST
(04:50 GMT)
High Tide
12:13 BST
(11:13 GMT)
Low Tide
17:56 BST
(16:56 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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