"Sittin' on the dock of the bay"

Papa Sound

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

It is listed under Straits and Narrows: Sound

Local authority: Orkney Islands Council

OS Grid Reference: HY657312

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Things to see and do near Papa Sound

  • Sui Generis Gallery (6m)
  • Isle Of Sanday Knitters (Ork) Ltd (6m)
  • Eday Spinners (7m)

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 24 June

06:00


Chance of rain 8%
Max temp. 11°C
(feels like 6°C)
Wind 8mph, gusting to 10mph.
WSW
Pressure 998
Humidity 81%
UV Index
Air Quality

09:00


Chance of rain 36%
Max temp. 12°C
(feels like 7°C)
Wind 8mph, gusting to 11mph.
SW
Pressure 997
Humidity 75%
UV Index
Air Quality

12:00


Chance of rain 14%
Max temp. 12°C
(feels like 7°C)
Wind 8mph, gusting to 11mph.
WSW
Pressure 996
Humidity 71%
UV Index
Air Quality

15:00


Chance of rain 56%
Max temp. 11°C
(feels like 6°C)
Wind 10mph, gusting to 13mph.
WSW
Pressure 994
Humidity 78%
UV Index
Air Quality

18:00


Chance of rain 47%
Max temp. 11°C
(feels like 6°C)
Wind 9mph, gusting to 13mph.
WSW
Pressure 992
Humidity 83%
UV Index
Air Quality

21:00


Chance of rain 81%
Max temp. 11°C
(feels like 6°C)
Wind 10mph, gusting to 13mph.
W
Pressure 992
Humidity 83%
UV Index
Air Quality
Low Tide
05:21 BST
(04:21 GMT)
High Tide
11:45 BST
(10:45 GMT)
Low Tide
17:40 BST
(16:40 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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