"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 Saturday 19 August

06:00


Chance of rain 76%
Max temp. 12°C
(feels like 10°C)
Wind 3mph, gusting to 6mph.
WNW
Pressure 998
Humidity 93%
UV Index
Air Quality

09:00


Chance of rain 12%
Max temp. 13°C
(feels like 11°C)
Wind 4mph, gusting to 6mph.
W
Pressure 999
Humidity 88%
UV Index
Air Quality

12:00


Chance of rain 10%
Max temp. 14°C
(feels like 12°C)
Wind 4mph, gusting to 6mph.
WNW
Pressure 1000
Humidity 88%
UV Index
Air Quality

15:00


Chance of rain 8%
Max temp. 15°C
(feels like 12°C)
Wind 4mph, gusting to 6mph.
NW
Pressure 1003
Humidity 83%
UV Index
Air Quality

18:00


Chance of rain 6%
Max temp. 14°C
(feels like 11°C)
Wind 5mph, gusting to 7mph.
NW
Pressure 1005
Humidity 85%
UV Index
Air Quality

21:00


Chance of rain 5%
Max temp. 13°C
(feels like 10°C)
Wind 4mph, gusting to 7mph.
NW
Pressure 1008
Humidity 87%
UV Index n/a
Air Quality
Low Tide
02:58 BST
(01:58 GMT)
High Tide
09:15 BST
(08:15 GMT)
Low Tide
15:22 BST
(14:22 GMT)
High Tide
21:40 BST
(20:40 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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