"Sittin' on the dock of the bay"

Ganavan Beach

Ganavan has two sandy beaches a few miles north of Oban. Secluded and with wonderful views this is a peaceful beach destination.

Beach type: Sand

Nearest town: Oban

Local authority: Argyll and Bute Council

OS Grid Reference: NM862328

Awards

Marine Conservation Society Recommended

Keep Britain Tidy Seaside Award

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Things to see and do near Ganavan Beach

  • Dunstaffnage Castle and Chapel (1m)
  • Atlantis Sport and Leisure Centre (1m)
  • Highland Discovery Centre (2m)
  • Oban Distillery Visitor Centre (2m)
  • Caithness Glass Visitor Centre (2m)
  • Oban Experience Visitor Centre (2m)
  • GoBananas Soft Play (2m)
  • Oban Rare Breeds Farm Park (2m)
  • Achnacloich Gardens (2m)
  • Stramash (3m)
  • Ardtornish Estate (3m)
  • Cruachan Crafts (4m)

Tourist Information

Oban
Tourist Information Centre
North Pier
Argyll and Bute
Strathclyde
Scotland
PA34 5QD

Phone 01631 563 122
Email info@visitscotland.com
http://www.visitscotland.com/destinations-maps/argyll-isles/

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Weather and Tides

Forecast for Friday 18 August

06:00


Chance of rain 87%
Max temp. 12°C
(feels like 10°C)
Wind 2mph, gusting to 5mph.
W
Pressure 1000
Humidity 92%
UV Index
Air Quality

09:00


Chance of rain 16%
Max temp. 13°C
(feels like 11°C)
Wind 3mph, gusting to 4mph.
WSW
Pressure 1001
Humidity 85%
UV Index
Air Quality

12:00


Chance of rain 45%
Max temp. 13°C
(feels like 11°C)
Wind 4mph, gusting to 6mph.
SW
Pressure 1000
Humidity 85%
UV Index
Air Quality

15:00


Chance of rain 33%
Max temp. 14°C
(feels like 11°C)
Wind 4mph, gusting to 7mph.
WSW
Pressure 1001
Humidity 78%
UV Index
Air Quality

18:00


Chance of rain 28%
Max temp. 14°C
(feels like 12°C)
Wind 3mph, gusting to 5mph.
WSW
Pressure 1001
Humidity 83%
UV Index
Air Quality

21:00


Chance of rain 36%
Max temp. 13°C
(feels like 10°C)
Wind 5mph, gusting to 7mph.
WNW
Pressure 1003
Humidity 88%
UV Index n/a
Air Quality
High Tide
04:01 BST
(03:01 GMT)
Low Tide
09:44 BST
(08:44 GMT)
High Tide
16:22 BST
(15:22 GMT)
Low Tide
22:32 BST
(21:32 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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Ganavan has two sandy beaches a few miles north of Oban. Secluded and with wonderful views this is a peaceful beach destination.

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