"Sittin' on the dock of the bay"

Gourock West Bay Beach

Gourock itself is on the coast of the Firth of Clyde and is the departure point for several ferries criss-crossing the firth. A resort town, West bay is used by the Royal Gourock Yacht club and has an outdoor swimming pool at its northern end.

Beach type: Shingle

Nearest town: Gourock

Local authority: Inverclyde Council

OS Grid Reference: NS236775

Awards

Green Coast Beach

Marine Conservation Society Recommended

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Things to see and do near Gourock West Bay Beach

  • Gourock Outdoor Pool (0m)
  • Gourock Park (1m)
  • Battery Park (1m)
  • Funworld Leisure Play Centre (1m)
  • Laser Matrix (1m)
  • McLean Museum and Art Gallery (2m)
  • Customs and Excise Museum (3m)
  • Waterfront Leisure Complex (3m)
  • The Waterfront Ice Rink (3m)
  • Clyde Cruises (3m)
  • Glen Finart Deer Farm (4m)
  • Holy Loch Farm & Visitor Centre (4m)
  • Riverside Swim and Health Centre (4m)
  • Castle House Museum (4m)
  • Dunoon Visitor Centre (4m)
  • Dunoon Ceramics (4m)
  • Cowal Bird Garden (4m)
  • Dunoon Woodcraft (4m)
  • Glenarn (5m)
  • Gogglebox (5m)

Tourist Information

Dunoon
Tourist Information Centre
7 Alexandra Parade
Argyll and Bute
Strathclyde
Scotland
PA23 8AB

Phone 01369 703 785
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 77%
Max temp. 12°C
(feels like 11°C)
Wind 2mph, gusting to 4mph.
WSW
Pressure 1000
Humidity 89%
UV Index
Air Quality

09:00


Chance of rain 13%
Max temp. 13°C
(feels like 10°C)
Wind 4mph, gusting to 6mph.
WSW
Pressure 1001
Humidity 84%
UV Index
Air Quality

12:00


Chance of rain 53%
Max temp. 14°C
(feels like 11°C)
Wind 4mph, gusting to 7mph.
SW
Pressure 1001
Humidity 81%
UV Index
Air Quality

15:00


Chance of rain 35%
Max temp. 15°C
(feels like 12°C)
Wind 4mph, gusting to 7mph.
WSW
Pressure 1001
Humidity 72%
UV Index
Air Quality

18:00


Chance of rain 30%
Max temp. 14°C
(feels like 12°C)
Wind 4mph, gusting to 6mph.
WSW
Pressure 1002
Humidity 79%
UV Index
Air Quality

21:00


Chance of rain 15%
Max temp. 14°C
(feels like 11°C)
Wind 5mph, gusting to 7mph.
W
Pressure 1004
Humidity 85%
UV Index n/a
Air Quality
Low Tide
02:55 BST
(01:55 GMT)
High Tide
10:03 BST
(09:03 GMT)
Low Tide
15:40 BST
(14:40 GMT)
High Tide
22:21 BST
(21:21 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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Gourock itself is on the coast of the Firth of Clyde and is the departure point for several ferries criss-crossing the firth. A resort town, West bay is used by the Royal Gourock Yacht club and has an outdoor swimming pool at its northern end.

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