"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 28 July

06:00


Chance of rain 1%
Max temp. 12°C
(feels like 10°C)
Wind 3mph, gusting to 5mph.
SE
Pressure 995
Humidity 94%
UV Index
Air Quality

09:00


Chance of rain 0%
Max temp. 14°C
(feels like 12°C)
Wind 4mph, gusting to 5mph.
SE
Pressure 995
Humidity 82%
UV Index
Air Quality

12:00


Chance of rain 70%
Max temp. 14°C
(feels like 12°C)
Wind 3mph, gusting to 5mph.
SE
Pressure 996
Humidity 81%
UV Index
Air Quality

15:00


Chance of rain 40%
Max temp. 14°C
(feels like 13°C)
Wind 3mph, gusting to 4mph.
SE
Pressure 996
Humidity 85%
UV Index
Air Quality

18:00


Chance of rain 44%
Max temp. 14°C
(feels like 12°C)
Wind 2mph, gusting to 3mph.
SSE
Pressure 996
Humidity 91%
UV Index
Air Quality

21:00


Chance of rain 10%
Max temp. 12°C
(feels like 12°C)
Wind 1mph, gusting to 2mph.
ESE
Pressure 996
Humidity 95%
UV Index n/a
Air Quality
High Tide
01:12 BST
(00:12 GMT)
Low Tide
07:24 BST
(06:24 GMT)
High Tide
13:50 BST
(12:50 GMT)
Low Tide
19:21 BST
(18:21 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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