"Sittin' on the dock of the bay"

Embo Beach

Embo's clean sands are edged by a belt of dunes which offer some shelter. The beach forms part of the beautiful Dornoch Firth and is located next to the famous "Grannies Heilan Hame". There is a camp site close by and free car parking close to the beach.

Beach type: sand & rock

Nearest town: Dornoch

Local authority: Highland Council

OS Grid Reference: NH819928

Awards

Marine Conservation Society Recommended

Keep Britain Tidy Seaside Award

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Things to see and do near Embo Beach

  • Fountain Of Dornoch Ltd (2m)
  • Jail Dornoch (2m)
  • Dornoch Lochans (4m)
  • Orcadian Stone Co Ltd (5m)
  • Highland Leathercraft (5m)
  • Dunrobin Castle & Gardens (5m)
  • Glenmorangie Distillery (7m)
  • Tain Through Time (7m)
  • Highlands Unbridled Trail Riding and Trekking Centre (7m)
  • Aldie Watermill Craft and Gift Shop (8m)

Tourist Information

Dornoch
Tourist Information Point
Sheriff Court House
The Square
Sutherland
Highlands and Islands
Scotland
IV25 3SD

Email info@visitscotland.com
http://www.visitscotland.com/destinations-maps/highlands/

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Weather and Tides

Forecast for Friday 18 August

06:00


Chance of rain 88%
Max temp. 12°C
(feels like 10°C)
Wind 2mph, gusting to 3mph.
ENE
Pressure 998
Humidity 96%
UV Index
Air Quality

09:00


Chance of rain 60%
Max temp. 14°C
(feels like 13°C)
Wind 1mph, gusting to 2mph.
NNE
Pressure 997
Humidity 87%
UV Index
Air Quality

12:00


Chance of rain 85%
Max temp. 12°C
(feels like 9°C)
Wind 5mph, gusting to 8mph.
WNW
Pressure 997
Humidity 87%
UV Index
Air Quality

15:00


Chance of rain 57%
Max temp. 13°C
(feels like 10°C)
Wind 4mph, gusting to 7mph.
W
Pressure 997
Humidity 84%
UV Index
Air Quality

18:00


Chance of rain 41%
Max temp. 13°C
(feels like 11°C)
Wind 4mph, gusting to 6mph.
WNW
Pressure 997
Humidity 83%
UV Index
Air Quality

21:00


Chance of rain 6%
Max temp. 13°C
(feels like 11°C)
Wind 3mph, gusting to 6mph.
W
Pressure 999
Humidity 87%
UV Index n/a
Air Quality
Low Tide
03:02 BST
(02:02 GMT)
High Tide
09:06 BST
(08:06 GMT)
Low Tide
15:41 BST
(14:41 GMT)
High Tide
21:46 BST
(20:46 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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Embo's clean sands are edged by a belt of dunes which offer some shelter. The beach forms part of the beautiful Dornoch Firth and is located next to the famous "Grannies Heilan Hame". There is a camp site close by and free car parking close to the beach.

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