"Sittin' on the dock of the bay"

Orkney

Orkney is a water feature off the coast of Orkney, Scotland.

It is listed under Islands: Island

Local authority: Orkney Islands Council

OS Grid Reference: HY426129

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Things to see and do near Orkney

  • North of Scotland Milk Marketing Board (1m)
  • Ortak Visitor Centre (1m)
  • Pickaquoy Centre (2m)
  • The Orkney Museum (2m)
  • St Magnus Cathedral (2m)
  • Bishop's and Earl's Palaces (2m)
  • Orkney Chairmaker (3m)
  • Highland Park Distillery (3m)

Tourist Information

Kirkwall
The Travel Centre
West Castle Street
Orkney
Highlands and Islands
Scotland
KW15 1GU

Phone 01856 872 856
Email info@visitscotland.com
http://www.visitscotland.com/travel/information/centres

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Weather and Tides

Forecast for Thursday 18 January

06:00


Chance of rain 41%
Max temp. 1°C
(feels like -4°C)
Wind 3mph, gusting to 5mph.
WSW
Pressure 987
Humidity 100%
UV Index n/a
Air Quality

09:00


Chance of rain 14%
Max temp. 0°C
(feels like -3°C)
Wind 2mph, gusting to 4mph.
WSW
Pressure 988
Humidity 93%
UV Index
Air Quality

12:00


Chance of rain 74%
Max temp. 2°C
(feels like -2°C)
Wind 2mph, gusting to 4mph.
W
Pressure 989
Humidity 90%
UV Index
Air Quality

15:00


Chance of rain 10%
Max temp. 2°C
(feels like -3°C)
Wind 3mph, gusting to 6mph.
WSW
Pressure 990
Humidity 91%
UV Index
Air Quality

18:00


Chance of rain 15%
Max temp. 1°C
(feels like -4°C)
Wind 3mph, gusting to 6mph.
W
Pressure 992
Humidity 90%
UV Index n/a
Air Quality

21:00


Chance of rain 15%
Max temp. 1°C
(feels like -4°C)
Wind 3mph, gusting to 5mph.
WSW
Pressure 992
Humidity 85%
UV Index n/a
Air Quality
Low Tide
05:04 GMT
High Tide
11:06 GMT
Low Tide
17:30 GMT
High Tide
23:34 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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