"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 Saturday 22 July

06:00


Chance of rain 5%
Max temp. 12°C
(feels like 10°C)
Wind 4mph, gusting to 5mph.
SE
Pressure 1015
Humidity 97%
UV Index
Air Quality

09:00


Chance of rain 7%
Max temp. 14°C
(feels like 11°C)
Wind 4mph, gusting to 6mph.
ESE
Pressure 1016
Humidity 88%
UV Index
Air Quality

12:00


Chance of rain 4%
Max temp. 14°C
(feels like 12°C)
Wind 4mph, gusting to 6mph.
ESE
Pressure 1016
Humidity 83%
UV Index
Air Quality

15:00


Chance of rain 0%
Max temp. 14°C
(feels like 12°C)
Wind 4mph, gusting to 6mph.
ESE
Pressure 1016
Humidity 80%
UV Index
Air Quality

18:00


Chance of rain 14%
Max temp. 13°C
(feels like 11°C)
Wind 3mph, gusting to 5mph.
ENE
Pressure 1015
Humidity 94%
UV Index
Air Quality

21:00


Chance of rain 12%
Max temp. 13°C
(feels like 11°C)
Wind 3mph, gusting to 4mph.
ENE
Pressure 1015
Humidity 98%
UV Index n/a
Air Quality
Low Tide
03:01 BST
(02:01 GMT)
High Tide
09:17 BST
(08:17 GMT)
Low Tide
15:21 BST
(14:21 GMT)
High Tide
21:40 BST
(20:40 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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