"Sittin' on the dock of the bay"

Fisherrow - East Beach

Fisherrow sands is a large sandy bay situated in Musselburgh, a few miles east of Edinburgh. The beach has a tidal harbour and is the mouth of the river Esk. The adjacent golf course, now within the racecourse, dates back to circa 1672.

Beach type: Sand/shingle/harbour

Nearest town: Musselburgh

Local authority: East Lothian Council

OS Grid Reference: NT337733

Awards

Marine Conservation Society Recommended

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Things to see and do near Fisherrow - East Beach

  • Jamboree Adventure Soft Play (1m)
  • Inveresk Lodge Garden (1m)
  • Orcadia Trampoline Centre (2m)
  • Shawfair Pottery (2m)
  • Prestongrange Museum (2m)
  • Tumbles at Portobello (2m)
  • Dalkeith Country Park (3m)
  • Craigmillar Castle (3m)
  • Dalkeith Country Estate (4m)
  • Edinburgh Combat Challenge (4m)
  • Clown Around Indoor Play Centre (4m)
  • Palace of Holyroodhouse (4m)
  • Royal Commonwealth Pool and Clambers (4m)
  • Our Dynamic Earth (4m)
  • The Museum of Edinburgh (4m)
  • Invergordon Distillers Ltd (5m)
  • Huntly House Museum (5m)
  • The People's Story Museum (5m)
  • People's Story Museum (5m)
  • Serenity Scotland (5m)
  • Geoffrey (Tailor) Highland Crafts (5m)
  • John Knox House (5m)
  • Museum of Childhood (5m)
  • Museum of Childhood (5m)
  • Brass Rubbing Centre (5m)
  • Creative Connections (5m)
  • Mercat Walking Tours of Edinburgh (5m)
  • St Cecilias Hall Museum of Instruments (5m)
  • Auld Reekie Tours (5m)
  • James Pringle Weavers (5m)

Tourist Information

Edinburgh
Edinburgh Information Centre
above Waverley Shopping Centre
3 Princes Street
Lothian
Scotland
EH2 2QP

Phone 08452 255 121
Email info@visitscotland.com
http://www.visitscotland.com/destinations-maps/edinburgh-lothians/

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Weather and Tides

Forecast for Wednesday 28 June

06:00


Chance of rain 11%
Max temp. 12°C
(feels like 10°C)
Wind 3mph, gusting to 5mph.
E
Pressure 1006
Humidity 89%
UV Index
Air Quality

09:00


Chance of rain 6%
Max temp. 13°C
(feels like 11°C)
Wind 4mph, gusting to 7mph.
ENE
Pressure 1007
Humidity 73%
UV Index
Air Quality

12:00


Chance of rain 4%
Max temp. 14°C
(feels like 11°C)
Wind 4mph, gusting to 7mph.
ENE
Pressure 1006
Humidity 65%
UV Index
Air Quality

15:00


Chance of rain 4%
Max temp. 13°C
(feels like 10°C)
Wind 5mph, gusting to 8mph.
NE
Pressure 1005
Humidity 68%
UV Index
Air Quality

18:00


Chance of rain 6%
Max temp. 12°C
(feels like 9°C)
Wind 5mph, gusting to 9mph.
NE
Pressure 1005
Humidity 71%
UV Index
Air Quality

21:00


Chance of rain 7%
Max temp. 11°C
(feels like 8°C)
Wind 5mph, gusting to 9mph.
NNE
Pressure 1004
Humidity 74%
UV Index n/a
Air Quality
High Tide
06:14 BST
(05:14 GMT)
Low Tide
12:36 BST
(11:36 GMT)
High Tide
18:46 BST
(17:46 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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Fisherrow sands is a large sandy bay situated in Musselburgh, a few miles east of Edinburgh. The beach has a tidal harbour and is the mouth of the river Esk. The adjacent golf course, now within the racecourse, dates back to circa 1672.

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