"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 Sunday 17 December

06:00


Chance of rain 11%
Max temp. 5°C
(feels like 3°C)
Wind 1mph, gusting to 5mph.
WSW
Pressure 1015
Humidity 89%
UV Index n/a
Air Quality

09:00


Chance of rain 97%
Max temp. 5°C
(feels like 2°C)
Wind 2mph, gusting to 6mph.
W
Pressure 1012
Humidity 96%
UV Index
Air Quality

12:00


Chance of rain 15%
Max temp. 7°C
(feels like 4°C)
Wind 3mph, gusting to 7mph.
W
Pressure 1010
Humidity 98%
UV Index
Air Quality

15:00


Chance of rain 0%
Max temp. 6°C
(feels like 2°C)
Wind 3mph, gusting to 8mph.
WNW
Pressure 1013
Humidity 86%
UV Index
Air Quality

18:00


Chance of rain 0%
Max temp. 5°C
(feels like 1°C)
Wind 2mph, gusting to 6mph.
W
Pressure 1017
Humidity 85%
UV Index n/a
Air Quality

21:00


Chance of rain 0%
Max temp. 4°C
(feels like 0°C)
Wind 2mph, gusting to 6mph.
W
Pressure 1020
Humidity 90%
UV Index n/a
Air Quality
High Tide
02:03 GMT
Low Tide
07:11 GMT
High Tide
14:22 GMT
Low Tide
19:17 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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