"Sittin' on the dock of the bay"

Ossi Taing

Ossi Taing is a coastal feature in Orkney, Scotland.

It is listed under Cliffs and Headlands: Point

Local authority: Orkney Islands Council

OS Grid Reference: ND461869

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Things to see and do near Ossi Taing

  • Tomb of the Eagles (2m)
  • Christina Sargent Felt and Print Artist (3m)
  • Orkney Marine-life Aquarium (4m)
  • Orkan Adventures (5m)
  • Fossil and Heritage Centre (6m)
  • Italian Chapel (9m)
  • John O'Groats Knitwear Co (10m)
  • Caithness Candles (10m)
  • The Last House Museum (10m)
  • Scapa Flow Visitor Centre and Museum (11m)

Tourist Information

John O'Groats
Tourist Information Point
County Road
Highlands and Islands

Phone 01955 611 373
Email joginfo@btconnect.com

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Weather and Tides

Forecast for Wednesday 16 August


Chance of rain 0%
Max temp. 11°C
(feels like 9°C)
Wind 4mph, gusting to 6mph.
Pressure 1012
Humidity 90%
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Chance of rain 0%
Max temp. 14°C
(feels like 12°C)
Wind 4mph, gusting to 5mph.
Pressure 1012
Humidity 76%
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Air Quality


Chance of rain 1%
Max temp. 15°C
(feels like 11°C)
Wind 5mph, gusting to 6mph.
Pressure 1011
Humidity 78%
UV Index
Air Quality


Chance of rain 60%
Max temp. 14°C
(feels like 11°C)
Wind 6mph, gusting to 9mph.
Pressure 1008
Humidity 86%
UV Index
Air Quality


Chance of rain 41%
Max temp. 15°C
(feels like 10°C)
Wind 7mph, gusting to 10mph.
Pressure 1005
Humidity 84%
UV Index
Air Quality


Chance of rain 32%
Max temp. 14°C
(feels like 10°C)
Wind 8mph, gusting to 11mph.
Pressure 1003
Humidity 87%
UV Index n/a
Air Quality
High Tide
05:18 BST
(04:18 GMT)
Low Tide
11:17 BST
(10:17 GMT)
High Tide
18:40 BST
(17:40 GMT)
Low Tide
23:44 BST
(22:44 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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