"Sittin' on the dock of the bay"

Largs - Pencil Beach

Largs faces into the Firth of Clyde and is the departure point for ferries to the Isle of Cumbrae. It has a several small sandy beaches.

Beach type: Sand

Nearest town: Largs

Local authority: North Ayrshire Council

OS Grid Reference: NS209577

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Things to see and do near Largs - Pencil Beach

  • Kelburn Castle & Country Centre (0m)
  • Kelburn Castle Country Centre (1m)
  • Largs Museum (1m)
  • Escape (1m)
  • Vikingar (2m)
  • Vikingar! (2m)
  • Robertson Museum and Aquarium (3m)
  • Newtons Family Funfair (3m)

Tourist Information

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

Email info@visitscotland.com
http://www.visitscotland.com/destinations-maps/ayrshire-arran/

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Weather and Tides

Forecast for Friday 18 August

06:00


Chance of rain 50%
Max temp. 12°C
(feels like 10°C)
Wind 3mph, gusting to 4mph.
WSW
Pressure 1001
Humidity 90%
UV Index
Air Quality

09:00


Chance of rain 15%
Max temp. 13°C
(feels like 10°C)
Wind 5mph, gusting to 7mph.
WSW
Pressure 1002
Humidity 81%
UV Index
Air Quality

12:00


Chance of rain 47%
Max temp. 14°C
(feels like 11°C)
Wind 5mph, gusting to 7mph.
WSW
Pressure 1002
Humidity 79%
UV Index
Air Quality

15:00


Chance of rain 30%
Max temp. 15°C
(feels like 12°C)
Wind 4mph, gusting to 7mph.
WSW
Pressure 1002
Humidity 71%
UV Index
Air Quality

18:00


Chance of rain 30%
Max temp. 14°C
(feels like 12°C)
Wind 4mph, gusting to 6mph.
WSW
Pressure 1002
Humidity 78%
UV Index
Air Quality

21:00


Chance of rain 13%
Max temp. 14°C
(feels like 11°C)
Wind 5mph, gusting to 8mph.
WNW
Pressure 1004
Humidity 86%
UV Index n/a
Air Quality
Low Tide
02:53 BST
(01:53 GMT)
High Tide
09:47 BST
(08:47 GMT)
Low Tide
15:43 BST
(14:43 GMT)
High Tide
22:12 BST
(21:12 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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Largs faces into the Firth of Clyde and is the departure point for ferries to the Isle of Cumbrae. It has a several small sandy beaches.

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