"Sittin' on the dock of the bay"

Girvan Beach

Not a commercialised beach, Girvan still offers some traditional seside activities such as amusements and a boating lake. This sandy beach also boasts great views towards the Isle of Arran and the Mull of Kintyre.

Beach type: Sand

Nearest town: Girvan

Local authority: South Ayrshire Council

OS Grid Reference: NX182974

Awards

Marine Conservation Society Recommended

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Things to see and do near Girvan Beach

  • Barwinnock Herb Garden and Nursery (0m)
  • Souter Johnnie's Cottage (7m)
  • Culzean Castle & Country Park (9m)
  • Crossraguel Abbey (11m)

Tourist Information

Ayr
Tourist Information Centre
22 Sandgate
Strathclyde
Scotland
KA7 1BW

Phone 01292 290 300
Email info@visitscotland.com
http://www.visitscotland.com/destinations-maps/ayrshire-arran/

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Weather and Tides

Forecast for Friday 18 August

06:00


Chance of rain 5%
Max temp. 12°C
(feels like 9°C)
Wind 6mph, gusting to 8mph.
WSW
Pressure 1002
Humidity 86%
UV Index
Air Quality

09:00


Chance of rain 46%
Max temp. 13°C
(feels like 9°C)
Wind 6mph, gusting to 8mph.
WSW
Pressure 1003
Humidity 81%
UV Index
Air Quality

12:00


Chance of rain 55%
Max temp. 14°C
(feels like 11°C)
Wind 5mph, gusting to 7mph.
WSW
Pressure 1003
Humidity 73%
UV Index
Air Quality

15:00


Chance of rain 29%
Max temp. 15°C
(feels like 13°C)
Wind 4mph, gusting to 6mph.
SW
Pressure 1003
Humidity 68%
UV Index
Air Quality

18:00


Chance of rain 27%
Max temp. 14°C
(feels like 12°C)
Wind 4mph, gusting to 6mph.
WSW
Pressure 1003
Humidity 79%
UV Index
Air Quality

21:00


Chance of rain 11%
Max temp. 14°C
(feels like 10°C)
Wind 6mph, gusting to 9mph.
WNW
Pressure 1006
Humidity 85%
UV Index n/a
Air Quality
Low Tide
02:28 BST
(01:28 GMT)
High Tide
09:30 BST
(08:30 GMT)
Low Tide
15:16 BST
(14:16 GMT)
High Tide
21:49 BST
(20:49 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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Not a commercialised beach, Girvan still offers some traditional seside activities such as amusements and a boating lake. This sandy beach also boasts great views towards the Isle of Arran and the Mull of Kintyre.

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