"Sittin' on the dock of the bay"

Point of Buckquoy

Point of Buckquoy is a coastal feature in Orkney, Scotland.

It is listed under Cliffs and Headlands: Point

Local authority: Orkney Islands Council

OS Grid Reference: HY247281

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Things to see and do near Point of Buckquoy

  • Kirbuster Museum (2m)
  • Skara Brae Prehistoric Village (6m)
  • Skaill House (6m)
  • Skara Brae and Skaill House (6m)
  • Broch of Gurness (8m)
  • Corrigal Farm Museum (9m)

Tourist Information

Stromness
Visitor Information Centre
Ferry Terminal Building
Pier Head
Orkney
Highlands and Islands
Scotland
KW16 3BH

Phone 01856 872 856
Email info@visitscotland.com
http://www.visitscotland.com/destinations-maps/orkney/

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Weather and Tides

Forecast for Thursday 22 June

06:00


Chance of rain 9%
Max temp. 12°C
(feels like 10°C)
Wind 3mph, gusting to 4mph.
WSW
Pressure 1007
Humidity 91%
UV Index
Air Quality

09:00


Chance of rain 1%
Max temp. 13°C
(feels like 11°C)
Wind 3mph, gusting to 4mph.
W
Pressure 1008
Humidity 87%
UV Index
Air Quality

12:00


Chance of rain 6%
Max temp. 13°C
(feels like 11°C)
Wind 2mph, gusting to 3mph.
WSW
Pressure 1008
Humidity 83%
UV Index
Air Quality

15:00


Chance of rain 5%
Max temp. 13°C
(feels like 12°C)
Wind 2mph, gusting to 4mph.
WSW
Pressure 1008
Humidity 82%
UV Index
Air Quality

18:00


Chance of rain 7%
Max temp. 13°C
(feels like 12°C)
Wind 2mph, gusting to 2mph.
SSW
Pressure 1006
Humidity 82%
UV Index
Air Quality

21:00


Chance of rain 61%
Max temp. 12°C
(feels like 10°C)
Wind 4mph, gusting to 6mph.
SSE
Pressure 1005
Humidity 88%
UV Index
Air Quality
Low Tide
02:27 BST
(01:27 GMT)
High Tide
08:41 BST
(07:41 GMT)
Low Tide
14:54 BST
(13:54 GMT)
High Tide
21:14 BST
(20:14 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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