"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 Saturday 21 October

06:00


Chance of rain 10%
Max temp. 12°C
(feels like 9°C)
Wind 5mph, gusting to 9mph.
SE
Pressure 988
Humidity 83%
UV Index n/a
Air Quality

09:00


Chance of rain 50%
Max temp. 12°C
(feels like 8°C)
Wind 5mph, gusting to 9mph.
ESE
Pressure 987
Humidity 82%
UV Index
Air Quality

12:00


Chance of rain 90%
Max temp. 12°C
(feels like 9°C)
Wind 5mph, gusting to 8mph.
ESE
Pressure 985
Humidity 84%
UV Index
Air Quality

15:00


Chance of rain 60%
Max temp. 12°C
(feels like 9°C)
Wind 4mph, gusting to 7mph.
E
Pressure 986
Humidity 87%
UV Index
Air Quality

18:00


Chance of rain 52%
Max temp. 11°C
(feels like 10°C)
Wind 2mph, gusting to 4mph.
ENE
Pressure 988
Humidity 89%
UV Index n/a
Air Quality

21:00


Chance of rain 38%
Max temp. 11°C
(feels like 10°C)
Wind 2mph, gusting to 3mph.
N
Pressure 991
Humidity 92%
UV Index n/a
Air Quality
High Tide
01:42 BST
(00:42 GMT)
Low Tide
07:13 BST
(06:13 GMT)
High Tide
14:13 BST
(13:13 GMT)
Low Tide
19:35 BST
(18:35 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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