"Sittin' on the dock of the bay"

Fairlie Beach

Fairlie is a long sandy beach with some shingle and rocks on the foreshore. It has a slipway and moorings for yachts.

Beach type: Sand/Shingle/Rocks

Nearest town: Largs

Local authority: North Ayrshire Council

OS Grid Reference: NS208552

Awards

Marine Conservation Society Recommended

Keep Britain Tidy Seaside Award

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Things to see and do near Fairlie Beach

  • Kelburn Castle Country Centre (1m)
  • Kelburn Castle & Country Centre (1m)
  • Robertson Museum and Aquarium (2m)
  • Largs Museum (3m)
  • Escape (3m)
  • Newtons Family Funfair (3m)
  • Vikingar (3m)
  • Vikingar! (3m)
  • Metalart (Scotland) Ltd (4m)

Tourist Information

Largs
Tourist Information Point
St Columba Experience Heritage Centre
Gallowgate Street
Strathclyde
Scotland
KA30 8LX

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

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Weather and Tides

Forecast for Monday 21 May

06:00


Chance of rain 5%
Max temp. 11°C
(feels like 9°C)
Wind 3mph, gusting to 5mph.
S
Pressure 1017
Humidity 80%
UV Index
Air Quality

09:00


Chance of rain 9%
Max temp. 12°C
(feels like 10°C)
Wind 2mph, gusting to 4mph.
S
Pressure 1018
Humidity 82%
UV Index
Air Quality

12:00


Chance of rain 5%
Max temp. 12°C
(feels like 10°C)
Wind 3mph, gusting to 5mph.
SSW
Pressure 1019
Humidity 84%
UV Index
Air Quality

15:00


Chance of rain 8%
Max temp. 12°C
(feels like 12°C)
Wind 2mph, gusting to 3mph.
W
Pressure 1019
Humidity 88%
UV Index
Air Quality

18:00


Chance of rain 4%
Max temp. 12°C
(feels like 10°C)
Wind 3mph, gusting to 4mph.
NW
Pressure 1020
Humidity 84%
UV Index
Air Quality

21:00


Chance of rain 3%
Max temp. 10°C
(feels like 9°C)
Wind 2mph, gusting to 3mph.
NW
Pressure 1021
Humidity 89%
UV Index n/a
Air Quality
High Tide
04:59 BST
(03:59 GMT)
Low Tide
11:02 BST
(10:02 GMT)
High Tide
18:00 BST
(17:00 GMT)
Low Tide
23:39 BST
(22:39 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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Fairlie is a long sandy beach with some shingle and rocks on the foreshore. It has a slipway and moorings for yachts.

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