"Sittin' on the dock of the bay"

North Head

North Head is a coastal feature in Highland, Scotland.

It is listed under Cliffs and Headlands: Cape

Local authority: Highland Council

OS Grid Reference: ND387499

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Things to see and do near North Head

  • Caithness Sea Coast (1m)
  • Pulteney Distillery Company (1m)
  • Wick Heritage Museum (1m)
  • Caithness Glass Factory and Visitor Centre (2m)
  • Clan Gunn Centre (2m)
  • Seadrift-Dunnet Visitor Centre (7m)

Tourist Information

Wick
Tourist Information Centre
McAllan's
66 High Street
Caithness
Highlands and Islands
Scotland
KW1 4NE

Phone 01955 602 547
Email wicksmens@mcallans.com
http://www.visitscotland.com/destinations-maps/highlands/

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Weather and Tides

Forecast for Monday 24 July

06:00


Chance of rain 10%
Max temp. 12°C
(feels like 10°C)
Wind 3mph, gusting to 5mph.
NNW
Pressure 1018
Humidity 88%
UV Index
Air Quality

09:00


Chance of rain 9%
Max temp. 13°C
(feels like 11°C)
Wind 4mph, gusting to 5mph.
NNW
Pressure 1018
Humidity 90%
UV Index
Air Quality

12:00


Chance of rain 9%
Max temp. 14°C
(feels like 12°C)
Wind 4mph, gusting to 6mph.
NNW
Pressure 1019
Humidity 85%
UV Index
Air Quality

15:00


Chance of rain 11%
Max temp. 14°C
(feels like 12°C)
Wind 4mph, gusting to 6mph.
NNW
Pressure 1019
Humidity 85%
UV Index
Air Quality

18:00


Chance of rain 11%
Max temp. 13°C
(feels like 11°C)
Wind 3mph, gusting to 5mph.
NNW
Pressure 1019
Humidity 88%
UV Index
Air Quality

21:00


Chance of rain 9%
Max temp. 12°C
(feels like 10°C)
Wind 3mph, gusting to 5mph.
NW
Pressure 1020
Humidity 91%
UV Index n/a
Air Quality
Low Tide
06:29 BST
(05:29 GMT)
High Tide
12:56 BST
(11:56 GMT)
Low Tide
18:42 BST
(17:42 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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