"Sittin' on the dock of the bay"

Dalgety Bay (Yacht Club) Beach

A large wide bay and a smaller sandy beach which looks out across the Firth of Forth towards Edinburgh. Qualified for recommendation by MCS in 2006 on the basis of tests for bacterial and viral pathogens. However. it is NOT RECOMMENDED for bathing because the beach is now known to be affected by historic low level radioactive contamination originating from luminous aircraft dials. There are local warning signs. and more information is available from Fife Council on 01334 412711

Beach type: Sand & pebbles

Nearest town: Edinburgh

Local authority: Fife Council

OS Grid Reference: NT163830

Awards

Marine Conservation Society Recommended

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Things to see and do near Dalgety Bay (Yacht Club) Beach

  • Aberdour Castle and Garden (2m)
  • Deep Sea World (2m)
  • Maid of the Forth (3m)
  • Queensferry Museum (4m)
  • Celestial Glass Studio (4m)
  • Adventure Golf Island (4m)
  • Bowlplex Dunfermline (4m)
  • Craigie's Farm (4m)
  • Burntisland Edwardian Museum (5m)
  • Beacon Leisure Centre (5m)

Tourist Information

Dunfermline
Tourist Information Centre
1 High Street
Fife
Central Scotland
Scotland
KY12 7DL

Phone 01383 720 999
Email info@visitscotland.com
http://www.visitscotland.com/destinations-maps/kingdom-fife/

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Weather and Tides

Forecast for Friday 18 August

06:00


Chance of rain 93%
Max temp. 13°C
(feels like 11°C)
Wind 3mph, gusting to 7mph.
WSW
Pressure 1000
Humidity 92%
UV Index
Air Quality

09:00


Chance of rain 56%
Max temp. 13°C
(feels like 10°C)
Wind 4mph, gusting to 8mph.
WSW
Pressure 1001
Humidity 87%
UV Index
Air Quality

12:00


Chance of rain 69%
Max temp. 13°C
(feels like 10°C)
Wind 5mph, gusting to 8mph.
WSW
Pressure 1001
Humidity 82%
UV Index
Air Quality

15:00


Chance of rain 54%
Max temp. 14°C
(feels like 11°C)
Wind 4mph, gusting to 8mph.
WSW
Pressure 1001
Humidity 79%
UV Index
Air Quality

18:00


Chance of rain 15%
Max temp. 14°C
(feels like 12°C)
Wind 4mph, gusting to 7mph.
WSW
Pressure 1001
Humidity 77%
UV Index
Air Quality

21:00


Chance of rain 4%
Max temp. 13°C
(feels like 11°C)
Wind 4mph, gusting to 7mph.
WSW
Pressure 1002
Humidity 84%
UV Index n/a
Air Quality
Low Tide
06:19 BST
(05:19 GMT)
High Tide
12:16 BST
(11:16 GMT)
Low Tide
18:52 BST
(17:52 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 large wide bay and a smaller sandy beach which looks out across the Firth of Forth towards Edinburgh. Qualified for recommendation by MCS in 2006 on the basis of tests for bacterial and viral pathogens. However. it is NOT RECOMMENDED for bathing because the beach is now known to be affected by historic low level radioactive contamination originating from luminous aircraft dials. There are local warning signs. and more information is available from Fife Council on 01334 412711

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