"Sittin' on the dock of the bay"

Dunure Beach

A small harbour on a rocky shore.

Beach type: Harbour

Nearest town: Ayr

Local authority: South Ayrshire Council

OS Grid Reference: NS254162


Marine Conservation Society Recommended

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Things to see and do near Dunure Beach

  • Heads of Ayr Park (3m)
  • Culzean Castle & Country Park (4m)
  • Head of Ayr Farm Park (4m)
  • Crossraguel Abbey (5m)
  • One Alloway Retreat luxury bed and breakfast (5m)
  • The Robert Burns Birthplace Museum (5m)
  • Burns National Heritage Park (5m)

Tourist Information

Tourist Information Centre
22 Sandgate

Phone 01292 290 300
Email info@visitscotland.com

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Weather and Tides

Forecast for Sunday 21 January


Chance of rain 57%
Max temp. 0°C
(feels like -2°C)
Wind 0mph, gusting to 2mph.
Pressure 1010
Humidity 86%
UV Index n/a
Air Quality


Chance of rain 6%
Max temp. 1°C
(feels like -3°C)
Wind 3mph, gusting to 6mph.
Pressure 1008
Humidity 90%
UV Index
Air Quality


Chance of rain 57%
Max temp. 3°C
(feels like -3°C)
Wind 6mph, gusting to 10mph.
Pressure 1004
Humidity 92%
UV Index
Air Quality


Chance of rain 48%
Max temp. 3°C
(feels like -3°C)
Wind 7mph, gusting to 10mph.
Pressure 1000
Humidity 92%
UV Index
Air Quality


Chance of rain 54%
Max temp. 7°C
(feels like 2°C)
Wind 6mph, gusting to 9mph.
Pressure 999
Humidity 96%
UV Index n/a
Air Quality


Chance of rain 45%
Max temp. 8°C
(feels like 4°C)
Wind 6mph, gusting to 8mph.
Pressure 1001
Humidity 89%
UV Index n/a
Air Quality
High Tide
02:22 GMT
Low Tide
07:47 GMT
High Tide
14:36 GMT
Low Tide
20:12 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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