"Sittin' on the dock of the bay"

Cramond Beach

A sandy beach close to Edinburgh. It is possible to walk over the causeway to the island at low tide but keep an eye on the tides as it is possible to get cut-off.

Beach type: Sand

Nearest town: Edinburgh

Local authority: City of Edinburgh Council

OS Grid Reference: NT200772

Awards

Marine Conservation Society Recommended

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Things to see and do near Cramond Beach

  • Lauriston Castle (1m)
  • Edinburgh Zoo (3m)
  • Craigie's Farm (3m)
  • Murrayfield Ice Rink (3m)
  • Alien Rock (3m)
  • Christian Shaw Stained Glass (3m)
  • Newhaven Heritage Museum (3m)
  • The Fun Factory - Newhaven Quay (3m)
  • Georgian House (3m)
  • Laser Quest Edinburgh (4m)
  • The Yard (4m)
  • Gorgie City Farm (4m)
  • St Cuthbert's Church (4m)
  • St John's Church (4m)
  • Clan Tartan Centre (4m)
  • Dalmeny House (4m)
  • Nelson Monument (4m)
  • Scottish & Newcastle Breweries Ltd (4m)
  • Gambado (4m)
  • Tenpin Edinburgh (4m)
  • Shaping a Nation (4m)
  • Weans World Screenings (4m)
  • Royal Scots Regimental Museum (4m)
  • National War Museum (4m)
  • Edinburgh Castle (4m)
  • World Of Bowling (4m)
  • Maddie and Marks Play Town (4m)
  • Scott Monument (4m)
  • James Pringle Weavers (4m)
  • Camera Obscura and World of Illusions (4m)

Tourist Information

Edinburgh Airport
Airport Tourist Information Centre
Main Concourse
Edinburgh International Airport
Edinburgh
Lothian
Scotland
EH12 9DN

Phone 01314 733 690
Email info@visitscotland.com
http://www.visitscotland.com/destinations-maps/edinburgh-lothians/

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Weather and Tides

Forecast for Wednesday 18 July

06:00


Chance of rain 4%
Max temp. 12°C
(feels like 12°C)
Wind 1mph, gusting to 4mph.
WSW
Pressure 1016
Humidity 84%
UV Index
Air Quality

09:00


Chance of rain 7%
Max temp. 16°C
(feels like 15°C)
Wind 2mph, gusting to 3mph.
WSW
Pressure 1017
Humidity 73%
UV Index
Air Quality

12:00


Chance of rain 14%
Max temp. 17°C
(feels like 17°C)
Wind 1mph, gusting to 2mph.
NNE
Pressure 1017
Humidity 70%
UV Index
Air Quality

15:00


Chance of rain 44%
Max temp. 18°C
(feels like 18°C)
Wind 1mph, gusting to 2mph.
E
Pressure 1017
Humidity 70%
UV Index
Air Quality

18:00


Chance of rain 9%
Max temp. 18°C
(feels like 18°C)
Wind 1mph, gusting to 2mph.
SE
Pressure 1017
Humidity 76%
UV Index
Air Quality

21:00


Chance of rain 2%
Max temp. 16°C
(feels like 17°C)
Wind 1mph, gusting to 1mph.
NW
Pressure 1018
Humidity 87%
UV Index n/a
Air Quality
High Tide
07:18 BST
(06:18 GMT)
Low Tide
13:34 BST
(12:34 GMT)
High Tide
19:51 BST
(18:51 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 sandy beach close to Edinburgh. It is possible to walk over the causeway to the island at low tide but keep an eye on the tides as it is possible to get cut-off.

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