"Sittin' on the dock of the bay"

Echnaloch Bay

Echnaloch Bay is a coastal feature in Orkney, Scotland.

It is listed under Bays and Coves: Bay

Local authority: Orkney Islands Council

OS Grid Reference: ND472980

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Things to see and do near Echnaloch Bay

  • Fossil and Heritage Centre (1m)
  • Orkan Adventures (1m)
  • Italian Chapel (2m)
  • Orkney Marine-life Aquarium (3m)
  • Christina Sargent Felt and Print Artist (4m)
  • Highland Park Distillery (7m)
  • Orkney Chairmaker (7m)
  • Corrigall Farm Museum (8m)
  • Maes Howe (8m)
  • Bishop's and Earl's Palaces (8m)

Tourist Information

The Travel Centre
West Castle Street
Highlands and Islands
KW15 1GU

Phone 01856 872 856
Email info@visitscotland.com

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Weather and Tides

Forecast for Saturday 24 June


Chance of rain 5%
Max temp. 11°C
(feels like 7°C)
Wind 7mph, gusting to 9mph.
Pressure 999
Humidity 79%
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Chance of rain 9%
Max temp. 12°C
(feels like 8°C)
Wind 7mph, gusting to 10mph.
Pressure 998
Humidity 71%
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Chance of rain 10%
Max temp. 12°C
(feels like 7°C)
Wind 9mph, gusting to 12mph.
Pressure 996
Humidity 69%
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Chance of rain 40%
Max temp. 12°C
(feels like 7°C)
Wind 9mph, gusting to 13mph.
Pressure 995
Humidity 77%
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Air Quality


Chance of rain 44%
Max temp. 11°C
(feels like 6°C)
Wind 10mph, gusting to 13mph.
Pressure 994
Humidity 83%
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Air Quality


Chance of rain 37%
Max temp. 11°C
(feels like 6°C)
Wind 10mph, gusting to 14mph.
Pressure 994
Humidity 80%
UV Index
Air Quality
Low Tide
06:04 BST
(05:04 GMT)
High Tide
12:20 BST
(11:20 GMT)
Low Tide
18:24 BST
(17:24 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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