"Sittin' on the dock of the bay"

Point of Ward

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

It is listed under Cliffs and Headlands: Point

Local authority: Orkney Islands Council

OS Grid Reference: ND472980

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Things to see and do near Point of Ward

  • Fossil and Heritage Centre (1m)
  • Orkan Adventures (1m)
  • Italian Chapel (2m)
  • Orkney Marine-life Aquarium (3m)
  • Christina Sargent Felt and Print Artist (4m)
  • Highland Park Distillery (7m)
  • Orkney Chairmaker (7m)
  • Corrigall Farm Museum (8m)
  • Maes Howe (8m)
  • Bishop's and Earl's Palaces (8m)

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 Friday 26 May

06:00


Chance of rain 0%
Max temp. 13°C
(feels like 11°C)
Wind 2mph, gusting to 3mph.
SSE
Pressure 1018
Humidity 88%
UV Index
Air Quality

09:00


Chance of rain 0%
Max temp. 15°C
(feels like 13°C)
Wind 3mph, gusting to 4mph.
SSE
Pressure 1018
Humidity 80%
UV Index
Air Quality

12:00


Chance of rain 0%
Max temp. 15°C
(feels like 13°C)
Wind 3mph, gusting to 6mph.
SSE
Pressure 1018
Humidity 78%
UV Index
Air Quality

15:00


Chance of rain 0%
Max temp. 15°C
(feels like 13°C)
Wind 4mph, gusting to 7mph.
SE
Pressure 1016
Humidity 81%
UV Index
Air Quality

18:00


Chance of rain 0%
Max temp. 14°C
(feels like 12°C)
Wind 4mph, gusting to 8mph.
SSE
Pressure 1015
Humidity 80%
UV Index
Air Quality

21:00


Chance of rain 0%
Max temp. 14°C
(feels like 11°C)
Wind 4mph, gusting to 7mph.
SSE
Pressure 1015
Humidity 84%
UV Index n/a
Air Quality
Low Tide
06:16 BST
(05:16 GMT)
High Tide
12:32 BST
(11:32 GMT)
Low Tide
18:38 BST
(17:38 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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