"Sittin' on the dock of the bay"

Point of the Ward

Point of the Ward is a coastal feature in Orkney, Scotland.

It is listed under Cliffs and Headlands: Point

Local authority: Orkney Islands Council

OS Grid Reference: ND328982

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Things to see and do near Point of the Ward

  • Scapa Flow Visitor Centre and Museum (2m)
  • The Pier Arts Centre (8m)
  • Stromness Museum (8m)
  • Fossil and Heritage Centre (8m)
  • Christina Sargent Felt and Print Artist (9m)
  • Orkney Chairmaker (9m)
  • Orkan Adventures (9m)
  • Italian Chapel (9m)
  • Orkney Marine-life Aquarium (10m)
  • Highland Park Distillery (10m)

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 21 June

06:00


Chance of rain 10%
Max temp. 10°C
(feels like 5°C)
Wind 8mph, gusting to 10mph.
NW
Pressure 1019
Humidity 79%
UV Index
Air Quality

09:00


Chance of rain 49%
Max temp. 10°C
(feels like 5°C)
Wind 9mph, gusting to 12mph.
NW
Pressure 1020
Humidity 83%
UV Index
Air Quality

12:00


Chance of rain 11%
Max temp. 11°C
(feels like 6°C)
Wind 9mph, gusting to 13mph.
NW
Pressure 1022
Humidity 73%
UV Index
Air Quality

15:00


Chance of rain 0%
Max temp. 11°C
(feels like 6°C)
Wind 9mph, gusting to 13mph.
NW
Pressure 1024
Humidity 69%
UV Index
Air Quality

18:00


Chance of rain 0%
Max temp. 11°C
(feels like 7°C)
Wind 8mph, gusting to 11mph.
NW
Pressure 1025
Humidity 71%
UV Index
Air Quality

21:00


Chance of rain 0%
Max temp. 10°C
(feels like 6°C)
Wind 7mph, gusting to 10mph.
NW
Pressure 1027
Humidity 79%
UV Index
Air Quality
High Tide
04:15 BST
(03:15 GMT)
Low Tide
10:56 BST
(09:56 GMT)
High Tide
17:06 BST
(16:06 GMT)
Low Tide
23:13 BST
(22:13 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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