"Sittin' on the dock of the bay"

Pentland Firth

Pentland Firth is a water feature off the coast of Highland, Scotland.

It is listed under Rivers and Estuaries: Estuary

Local authority: Highland Council

OS Grid Reference: ND354833

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Things to see and do near Pentland Firth

  • Tomb of the Eagles (6m)
  • John O'Groats Knitwear Co (6m)
  • The Last House Museum (7m)
  • Caithness Candles (7m)
  • The Castle and Gardens of Mey (7m)
  • The Castle of Mey and Animal Centre (8m)
  • Christina Sargent Felt and Print Artist (8m)
  • Scapa Flow Visitor Centre and Museum (8m)
  • Caithness Cottage Crafts (9m)
  • Orkney Marine-life Aquarium (10m)

Tourist Information

John O'Groats
Tourist Information Point
County Road
Caithness
Highlands and Islands
Scotland
KW1 4YR

Phone 01955 611 373
Email joginfo@btconnect.com
http://www.visitscotland.com/destinations-maps/highlands/

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Weather and Tides

Forecast for Thursday 23 November

06:00


Chance of rain 49%
Max temp. 5°C
(feels like -0°C)
Wind 6mph, gusting to 9mph.
NNE
Pressure 975
Humidity 77%
UV Index n/a
Air Quality

09:00


Chance of rain 80%
Max temp. 4°C
(feels like -1°C)
Wind 6mph, gusting to 9mph.
N
Pressure 974
Humidity 81%
UV Index
Air Quality

12:00


Chance of rain 81%
Max temp. 4°C
(feels like -2°C)
Wind 6mph, gusting to 9mph.
NW
Pressure 974
Humidity 82%
UV Index
Air Quality

15:00


Chance of rain 61%
Max temp. 5°C
(feels like -1°C)
Wind 6mph, gusting to 10mph.
NW
Pressure 977
Humidity 79%
UV Index
Air Quality

18:00


Chance of rain 15%
Max temp. 5°C
(feels like -1°C)
Wind 7mph, gusting to 11mph.
WNW
Pressure 982
Humidity 72%
UV Index n/a
Air Quality

21:00


Chance of rain 59%
Max temp. 4°C
(feels like -2°C)
Wind 7mph, gusting to 11mph.
W
Pressure 985
Humidity 75%
UV Index n/a
Air Quality
High Tide
00:28 GMT
Low Tide
06:09 GMT
High Tide
12:34 GMT
Low Tide
18:36 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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