"Sittin' on the dock of the bay"

Heads of Ayr Beach

Heads of Ayr is a small sandy beach backed by a grassy area and dominated by high cliffs. It is a quiet and secluded beach destination. The photo shows Ayr beach with the Heads of Ayr in the background.

Beach type: Sand/Rocks

Nearest town: Ayr

Local authority: South Ayrshire Council

OS Grid Reference: NS302188

Awards

Marine Conservation Society Recommended

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Things to see and do near Heads of Ayr Beach

  • Heads of Ayr Park (1m)
  • Head of Ayr Farm Park (1m)
  • One Alloway Retreat luxury bed and breakfast (2m)
  • Burns National Heritage Park (2m)
  • The Robert Burns Birthplace Museum (2m)
  • Alloway Parish Church (2m)
  • LA Bowl and Megazone (3m)
  • Megazone (3m)
  • Pirate Pete's Playcentre (3m)
  • Citadel Leisure Centre (3m)
  • Diamond Factory (3m)
  • The Ayrshire Equitation Centre (4m)

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 20 October

06:00


Chance of rain 20%
Max temp. 11°C
(feels like 11°C)
Wind 1mph, gusting to 1mph.
NW
Pressure 998
Humidity 98%
UV Index n/a
Air Quality

09:00


Chance of rain 10%
Max temp. 12°C
(feels like 10°C)
Wind 3mph, gusting to 4mph.
NW
Pressure 1000
Humidity 93%
UV Index
Air Quality

12:00


Chance of rain 8%
Max temp. 12°C
(feels like 12°C)
Wind 1mph, gusting to 2mph.
W
Pressure 1001
Humidity 90%
UV Index
Air Quality

15:00


Chance of rain 6%
Max temp. 13°C
(feels like 12°C)
Wind 2mph, gusting to 3mph.
SSW
Pressure 1000
Humidity 83%
UV Index
Air Quality

18:00


Chance of rain 13%
Max temp. 11°C
(feels like 10°C)
Wind 3mph, gusting to 5mph.
SSE
Pressure 1000
Humidity 83%
UV Index n/a
Air Quality

21:00


Chance of rain 50%
Max temp. 10°C
(feels like 7°C)
Wind 5mph, gusting to 8mph.
SE
Pressure 996
Humidity 81%
UV Index n/a
Air Quality
Low Tide
06:28 BST
(05:28 GMT)
High Tide
13:26 BST
(12:26 GMT)
Low Tide
18:50 BST
(17:50 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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Heads of Ayr is a small sandy beach backed by a grassy area and dominated by high cliffs. It is a quiet and secluded beach destination. The photo shows Ayr beach with the Heads of Ayr in the background.

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