"Sittin' on the dock of the bay"

Horse Island

Horse Island is a water feature off the coast of Strathclyde, Scotland.

It is listed under Islands: Island

Local authority: North Ayrshire Council

OS Grid Reference: NS218432

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Things to see and do near Horse Island

  • North Ayrshire Museum (2m)
  • Hunterston Power Station (2m)
  • Metalart (Scotland) Ltd (3m)
  • Dalgarven Mill (5m)
  • The Big Idea (6m)
  • Magpie Mine (surface only) (7m)
  • Magnum Leisure Centre (7m)
  • Eglinton Country Park (7m)
  • Scottish Maritime Museum, Irvine (7m)
  • Scottish Maritime Museum- Irvine (7m)

Tourist Information

Tourist Information Point
St Columba Experience Heritage Centre
Gallowgate Street
KA30 8LX

Email info@visitscotland.com

Seasonal opening

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Weather and Tides

Forecast for Saturday 24 March


Chance of rain 0%
Max temp. 0°C
(feels like -2°C)
Wind 1mph, gusting to 2mph.
Pressure 1001
Humidity 96%
UV Index n/a
Air Quality


Chance of rain 0%
Max temp. 4°C
(feels like 1°C)
Wind 2mph, gusting to 2mph.
Pressure 1002
Humidity 91%
UV Index
Air Quality


Chance of rain 0%
Max temp. 7°C
(feels like 5°C)
Wind 3mph, gusting to 3mph.
Pressure 1003
Humidity 79%
UV Index
Air Quality


Chance of rain 2%
Max temp. 8°C
(feels like 6°C)
Wind 2mph, gusting to 3mph.
Pressure 1003
Humidity 71%
UV Index
Air Quality


Chance of rain 2%
Max temp. 7°C
(feels like 5°C)
Wind 2mph, gusting to 4mph.
Pressure 1004
Humidity 74%
UV Index
Air Quality


Chance of rain 0%
Max temp. 6°C
(feels like 3°C)
Wind 3mph, gusting to 4mph.
Pressure 1006
Humidity 85%
UV Index n/a
Air Quality
High Tide
04:16 GMT
Low Tide
10:19 GMT
High Tide
16:55 GMT
Low Tide
22:59 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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