"Sittin' on the dock of the bay"

Garth Head

Garth Head is a coastal feature in Orkney, Scotland.

It is listed under Cliffs and Headlands: Cape

Local authority: Orkney Islands Council

OS Grid Reference: ND316890

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Things to see and do near Garth Head

  • Scapa Flow Visitor Centre and Museum (4m)
  • Christina Sargent Felt and Print Artist (9m)
  • Tomb of the Eagles (9m)
  • The Castle and Gardens of Mey (10m)
  • Fossil and Heritage Centre (10m)
  • Orkney Marine-life Aquarium (10m)
  • John O'Groats Knitwear Co (10m)
  • Orkan Adventures (11m)
  • The Last House Museum (11m)
  • Brough Knitwear (11m)

Tourist Information

John O'Groats
Tourist Information Point
County Road
Caithness
Highlands and Islands
Scotland
KW1 4YR

Phone 01955 611 373
Email joginfo@btconnect.com
http://www.visitscotland.com/destinations-maps/highlands/

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Weather and Tides

Forecast for Tuesday 26 September

06:00


Chance of rain 9%
Max temp. 13°C
(feels like 10°C)
Wind 6mph, gusting to 8mph.
SSE
Pressure 1023
Humidity 96%
UV Index n/a
Air Quality

09:00


Chance of rain 5%
Max temp. 14°C
(feels like 10°C)
Wind 6mph, gusting to 8mph.
SSE
Pressure 1024
Humidity 93%
UV Index
Air Quality

12:00


Chance of rain 5%
Max temp. 14°C
(feels like 10°C)
Wind 6mph, gusting to 9mph.
SE
Pressure 1024
Humidity 92%
UV Index
Air Quality

15:00


Chance of rain 4%
Max temp. 14°C
(feels like 10°C)
Wind 6mph, gusting to 9mph.
SE
Pressure 1024
Humidity 90%
UV Index
Air Quality

18:00


Chance of rain 4%
Max temp. 13°C
(feels like 10°C)
Wind 6mph, gusting to 9mph.
SE
Pressure 1024
Humidity 92%
UV Index n/a
Air Quality

21:00


Chance of rain 8%
Max temp. 13°C
(feels like 10°C)
Wind 6mph, gusting to 9mph.
SE
Pressure 1024
Humidity 93%
UV Index n/a
Air Quality
High Tide
01:40 BST
(00:40 GMT)
Low Tide
07:28 BST
(06:28 GMT)
High Tide
13:57 BST
(12:57 GMT)
Low Tide
19:41 BST
(18:41 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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