"Sittin' on the dock of the bay"

Helensburgh Beach

A sand and shingle beach with two piers and a promenade in places. This is a popular spot for the local windsurfing community.

Beach type: Sand/shingle

Nearest town: Helensburgh

Local authority: Argyll and Bute Council

OS Grid Reference: NS294822

Awards

Marine Conservation Society Recommended

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Things to see and do near Helensburgh Beach

  • Gogglebox (0m)
  • Glenarn (2m)
  • Ardardan Estate (3m)
  • Funworld Leisure Play Centre (4m)
  • Laser Matrix (4m)
  • Customs and Excise Museum (4m)
  • Waterfront Leisure Complex (4m)
  • Battery Park (4m)
  • McLean Museum and Art Gallery (4m)
  • The Waterfront Ice Rink (4m)
  • Clyde Cruises (4m)
  • Gourock Outdoor Pool (4m)
  • Gourock Park (5m)

Tourist Information

Helensburgh
Tourist Information Centre
The Clock Tower
Dunbartonshire
Argyll and Bute
Strathclyde
Scotland
G84 7PA

Phone 01436 820 369
Email tash@urtv.co.uk
http://www.visitscotland.com/destinations-maps/loch-lomond-trossachs-forth-valley/

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Weather and Tides

Forecast for Wednesday 18 July

06:00


Chance of rain 9%
Max temp. 13°C
(feels like 13°C)
Wind 1mph, gusting to 1mph.
ESE
Pressure 1016
Humidity 88%
UV Index
Air Quality

09:00


Chance of rain 6%
Max temp. 15°C
(feels like 15°C)
Wind 0mph, gusting to 1mph.
S
Pressure 1017
Humidity 79%
UV Index
Air Quality

12:00


Chance of rain 3%
Max temp. 17°C
(feels like 17°C)
Wind 1mph, gusting to 2mph.
W
Pressure 1017
Humidity 74%
UV Index
Air Quality

15:00


Chance of rain 3%
Max temp. 18°C
(feels like 17°C)
Wind 2mph, gusting to 3mph.
WSW
Pressure 1017
Humidity 71%
UV Index
Air Quality

18:00


Chance of rain 3%
Max temp. 18°C
(feels like 16°C)
Wind 2mph, gusting to 3mph.
WNW
Pressure 1017
Humidity 67%
UV Index
Air Quality

21:00


Chance of rain 0%
Max temp. 16°C
(feels like 15°C)
Wind 2mph, gusting to 3mph.
WNW
Pressure 1019
Humidity 79%
UV Index n/a
Air Quality
High Tide
04:42 BST
(03:42 GMT)
Low Tide
10:32 BST
(09:32 GMT)
High Tide
17:44 BST
(16:44 GMT)
Low Tide
23:04 BST
(22:04 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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A sand and shingle beach with two piers and a promenade in places. This is a popular spot for the local windsurfing community.

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