"Sittin' on the dock of the bay"


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

It is listed under Islands: Island

Local authority: Comhairle nan Eilean Siar

OS Grid Reference: NL564836

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Things to see and do near Mingalay

  • Dualchas: Barra Heritage and Cultural Centre (11m)

Tourist Information

Tourist Information Centre
Kismul Cafe
Main Street
Isle of Barra
Highlands and Islands

Phone 01871 810336
Email info@visitscotland.com

Seasonal opening

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Weather and Tides

Forecast for Saturday 21 October


Chance of rain 7%
Max temp. 12°C
(feels like 8°C)
Wind 7mph, gusting to 9mph.
Pressure 985
Humidity 93%
UV Index n/a
Air Quality


Chance of rain 60%
Max temp. 12°C
(feels like 9°C)
Wind 6mph, gusting to 8mph.
Pressure 986
Humidity 88%
UV Index
Air Quality


Chance of rain 82%
Max temp. 12°C
(feels like 9°C)
Wind 5mph, gusting to 7mph.
Pressure 987
Humidity 90%
UV Index
Air Quality


Chance of rain 75%
Max temp. 12°C
(feels like 10°C)
Wind 4mph, gusting to 4mph.
Pressure 988
Humidity 89%
UV Index
Air Quality


Chance of rain 36%
Max temp. 12°C
(feels like 9°C)
Wind 4mph, gusting to 6mph.
Pressure 990
Humidity 91%
UV Index n/a
Air Quality


Chance of rain 12%
Max temp. 12°C
(feels like 9°C)
Wind 5mph, gusting to 7mph.
Pressure 993
Humidity 90%
UV Index n/a
Air Quality
Low Tide
01:49 BST
(00:49 GMT)
High Tide
07:40 BST
(06:40 GMT)
Low Tide
13:59 BST
(12:59 GMT)
High Tide
19:49 BST
(18:49 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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