"Sittin' on the dock of the bay"

Heads of Ayr

Heads of Ayr is a coastal feature in Strathclyde, Scotland.

It is listed under Cliffs and Headlands: Cape

Local authority: South Ayrshire Council

OS Grid Reference: NS292188

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Things to see and do near Heads of Ayr

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

Tourist Information

Tourist Information Centre
22 Sandgate

Phone 01292 290 300
Email info@visitscotland.com

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Weather and Tides

Forecast for Friday 28 April


Chance of rain 10%
Max temp. 7°C
(feels like 5°C)
Wind 1mph, gusting to 2mph.
Pressure 1017
Humidity 91%
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Chance of rain 10%
Max temp. 8°C
(feels like 7°C)
Wind 1mph, gusting to 2mph.
Pressure 1017
Humidity 82%
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Chance of rain 1%
Max temp. 10°C
(feels like 8°C)
Wind 2mph, gusting to 3mph.
Pressure 1016
Humidity 75%
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Chance of rain 0%
Max temp. 10°C
(feels like 8°C)
Wind 3mph, gusting to 4mph.
Pressure 1015
Humidity 61%
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Chance of rain 4%
Max temp. 9°C
(feels like 7°C)
Wind 2mph, gusting to 4mph.
Pressure 1014
Humidity 70%
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Chance of rain 4%
Max temp. 8°C
(feels like 6°C)
Wind 3mph, gusting to 5mph.
Pressure 1013
Humidity 72%
UV Index n/a
Air Quality
High Tide
01:51 BST
(00:51 GMT)
Low Tide
07:23 BST
(06:23 GMT)
High Tide
14:21 BST
(13:21 GMT)
Low Tide
19:48 BST
(18:48 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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