"Sittin' on the dock of the bay"

Loose Head

Loose Head is a coastal feature in Shetland, Scotland.

It is listed under Cliffs and Headlands: Point

Local authority: Shetland Islands Council

OS Grid Reference: HU363222

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Things to see and do near Loose Head

  • Hoswick Visitor Centre (3m)
  • South Mainland Leisure Centre (4m)
  • Quendale Water Mill (5m)
  • Croft House Museum (5m)
  • Mousa Boat Trips (7m)
  • Jarlshof Prehistoric and Norse Settlement (8m)

Tourist Information

Sumburgh Airport
Tourist Information Centre
Wilsness Terminal
Sumburgh
Shetland
Highlands and Islands
Scotland
ZE3 9JP

Phone 01950 460 905
Email info@visitscotland.com
http://www.visitscotland.com/destinations-maps/shetland/

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Weather and Tides

Forecast for Monday 24 July

06:00


Chance of rain 11%
Max temp. 12°C
(feels like 10°C)
Wind 4mph, gusting to 6mph.
N
Pressure 1017
Humidity 90%
UV Index
Air Quality

09:00


Chance of rain 3%
Max temp. 14°C
(feels like 11°C)
Wind 4mph, gusting to 6mph.
N
Pressure 1017
Humidity 87%
UV Index
Air Quality

12:00


Chance of rain 0%
Max temp. 15°C
(feels like 13°C)
Wind 4mph, gusting to 5mph.
N
Pressure 1017
Humidity 80%
UV Index
Air Quality

15:00


Chance of rain 1%
Max temp. 15°C
(feels like 13°C)
Wind 3mph, gusting to 4mph.
NNW
Pressure 1018
Humidity 83%
UV Index
Air Quality

18:00


Chance of rain 0%
Max temp. 13°C
(feels like 11°C)
Wind 3mph, gusting to 4mph.
NNW
Pressure 1018
Humidity 89%
UV Index
Air Quality

21:00


Chance of rain 4%
Max temp. 12°C
(feels like 10°C)
Wind 3mph, gusting to 4mph.
NNW
Pressure 1018
Humidity 94%
UV Index n/a
Air Quality
Low Tide
05:39 BST
(04:39 GMT)
High Tide
12:11 BST
(11:11 GMT)
Low Tide
17:56 BST
(16:56 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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