"Sittin' on the dock of the bay"

Hoy Sound

Hoy Sound is a water feature off the coast of Orkney, Scotland.

It is listed under Straits and Narrows: Sound

Local authority: Orkney Islands Council

OS Grid Reference: HY233077

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Things to see and do near Hoy Sound

  • The Pier Arts Centre (2m)
  • Stromness Museum (2m)
  • Skaill House (7m)
  • Skara Brae and Skaill House (7m)
  • Skara Brae Prehistoric Village (7m)
  • Corrigal Farm Museum (8m)
  • Scapa Flow Visitor Centre and Museum (9m)

Tourist Information

Stromness
Visitor Information Centre
Ferry Terminal Building
Pier Head
Orkney
Highlands and Islands
Scotland
KW16 3BH

Phone 01856 872 856
Email info@visitscotland.com
http://www.visitscotland.com/destinations-maps/orkney/

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Weather and Tides

Forecast for Friday 22 June

06:00


Chance of rain 5%
Max temp. 10°C
(feels like 7°C)
Wind 5mph, gusting to 7mph.
NW
Pressure 1029
Humidity 84%
UV Index
Air Quality

09:00


Chance of rain 48%
Max temp. 10°C
(feels like 7°C)
Wind 5mph, gusting to 8mph.
WNW
Pressure 1028
Humidity 93%
UV Index
Air Quality

12:00


Chance of rain 11%
Max temp. 11°C
(feels like 8°C)
Wind 5mph, gusting to 8mph.
W
Pressure 1028
Humidity 84%
UV Index
Air Quality

15:00


Chance of rain 4%
Max temp. 11°C
(feels like 8°C)
Wind 6mph, gusting to 10mph.
W
Pressure 1027
Humidity 82%
UV Index
Air Quality

18:00


Chance of rain 3%
Max temp. 11°C
(feels like 7°C)
Wind 6mph, gusting to 10mph.
W
Pressure 1026
Humidity 81%
UV Index
Air Quality

21:00


Chance of rain 5%
Max temp. 10°C
(feels like 7°C)
Wind 6mph, gusting to 9mph.
W
Pressure 1026
Humidity 85%
UV Index
Air Quality
High Tide
05:36 BST
(04:36 GMT)
Low Tide
11:49 BST
(10:49 GMT)
High Tide
18:30 BST
(17:30 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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