"Sittin' on the dock of the bay"

Kirk Sound

Kirk 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: HY492017

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Things to see and do near Kirk Sound

  • Italian Chapel (1m)
  • Fossil and Heritage Centre (4m)
  • Orkan Adventures (4m)
  • Orkney Marine-life Aquarium (5m)
  • Highland Park Distillery (5m)
  • Corrigall Farm Museum (6m)
  • Maes Howe (6m)
  • Orkney Chairmaker (6m)
  • Bishop's and Earl's Palaces (6m)
  • The Orkney Museum (6m)

Tourist Information

Kirkwall
The Travel Centre
West Castle Street
Orkney
Highlands and Islands
Scotland
KW15 1GU

Phone 01856 872 856
Email info@visitscotland.com
http://www.visitscotland.com/travel/information/centres

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Weather and Tides

Forecast for Monday 20 November

06:00


Chance of rain 17%
Max temp. 5°C
(feels like 2°C)
Wind 3mph, gusting to 5mph.
E
Pressure 1011
Humidity 77%
UV Index n/a
Air Quality

09:00


Chance of rain 14%
Max temp. 5°C
(feels like 2°C)
Wind 3mph, gusting to 5mph.
ENE
Pressure 1012
Humidity 75%
UV Index
Air Quality

12:00


Chance of rain 12%
Max temp. 6°C
(feels like 3°C)
Wind 3mph, gusting to 5mph.
ENE
Pressure 1012
Humidity 68%
UV Index
Air Quality

15:00


Chance of rain 10%
Max temp. 6°C
(feels like 3°C)
Wind 3mph, gusting to 5mph.
NE
Pressure 1012
Humidity 68%
UV Index
Air Quality

18:00


Chance of rain 5%
Max temp. 5°C
(feels like 2°C)
Wind 3mph, gusting to 5mph.
NE
Pressure 1013
Humidity 65%
UV Index n/a
Air Quality

21:00


Chance of rain 6%
Max temp. 5°C
(feels like 2°C)
Wind 2mph, gusting to 4mph.
NE
Pressure 1014
Humidity 67%
UV Index n/a
Air Quality
Low Tide
04:02 GMT
High Tide
10:31 GMT
Low Tide
16:21 GMT
High Tide
22:53 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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