"Sittin' on the dock of the bay"

Little Minch

Little Minch is a water feature off the coast of Western Isles, Scotland.

It is listed under Straits and Narrows: Strait

Local authority: Comhairle nan Eilean Siar

OS Grid Reference: NG062654

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Things to see and do near Little Minch

  • Borreraig Park (11m)
  • Glendale Toy and Doll Museum (13m)
  • Colbost Folk Museum (14m)
  • Skye Silver (14m)

Tourist Information

Tourist Information Centre
Pier Road
Isle of North Uist
Highlands and Islands

Phone 01876 500 321
Email info@visitscotland.com

Seasonal opening

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Weather and Tides

Forecast for Tuesday 12 December


Chance of rain 4%
Max temp. 6°C
(feels like 4°C)
Wind 2mph, gusting to 3mph.
Pressure 1001
Humidity 88%
UV Index n/a
Air Quality


Chance of rain 5%
Max temp. 6°C
(feels like 3°C)
Wind 3mph, gusting to 4mph.
Pressure 1000
Humidity 85%
UV Index n/a
Air Quality


Chance of rain 10%
Max temp. 7°C
(feels like 3°C)
Wind 4mph, gusting to 6mph.
Pressure 998
Humidity 84%
UV Index
Air Quality


Chance of rain 96%
Max temp. 7°C
(feels like 2°C)
Wind 6mph, gusting to 10mph.
Pressure 995
Humidity 91%
UV Index
Air Quality


Chance of rain 61%
Max temp. 8°C
(feels like 3°C)
Wind 7mph, gusting to 11mph.
Pressure 993
Humidity 87%
UV Index n/a
Air Quality


Chance of rain 31%
Max temp. 7°C
(feels like 3°C)
Wind 6mph, gusting to 9mph.
Pressure 994
Humidity 78%
UV Index n/a
Air Quality
High Tide
01:55 GMT
Low Tide
07:47 GMT
High Tide
14:21 GMT
Low Tide
20:45 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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