"Sittin' on the dock of the bay"

Powfoot Beach

Generally a salt marsh style coastline, it is not advisable to approach the water at low tide. There is a small strip of shingle beach along the coast towards Annan or a small area of sand and shingle in front of the car park called Powfoot Scar.

Beach type: Mud/Marsh

Nearest town: Annan

Local authority: Dumfries and Galloway Council

OS Grid Reference: NY147653

Local area map loading...
Larger map

Things to see and do near Powfoot Beach

  • Dalton Pottery Art Cafe (6m)
  • The Devils Porridge Exhibition (6m)
  • Caerlaverock Castle (8m)
  • Wildfowl & Wetlands Trust (8m)
  • Mossburn Animal Centre (9m)
  • Rammerscales House (9m)
  • Dumfries and Galloway Aviation Museum (12m)

Tourist Information

Silloth
Tourist Information Centre
10 Criffel Street
Silloth-on-Solway
Nr Wigton
Cumbria
England
CA7 4DD

Phone 016973 31944

Photos are automatically tagged by geographic coordinate proximity and/or are submitted by website visitors, and may not necessarily be specifically of Powfoot Beach.

Weather and Tides

Forecast for Tuesday 28 March

06:00


Chance of rain 1%
Max temp. 5°C
(feels like 2°C)
Wind 2mph, gusting to 4mph.
E
Pressure 1018
Humidity 92%
UV Index n/a
Air Quality

09:00


Chance of rain 4%
Max temp. 8°C
(feels like 6°C)
Wind 2mph, gusting to 4mph.
E
Pressure 1018
Humidity 82%
UV Index
Air Quality

12:00


Chance of rain 7%
Max temp. 11°C
(feels like 10°C)
Wind 2mph, gusting to 3mph.
ESE
Pressure 1017
Humidity 74%
UV Index
Air Quality

15:00


Chance of rain 76%
Max temp. 10°C
(feels like 9°C)
Wind 1mph, gusting to 3mph.
SSW
Pressure 1016
Humidity 86%
UV Index
Air Quality

18:00


Chance of rain 17%
Max temp. 10°C
(feels like 8°C)
Wind 2mph, gusting to 4mph.
S
Pressure 1015
Humidity 91%
UV Index
Air Quality

21:00


Chance of rain 14%
Max temp. 9°C
(feels like 6°C)
Wind 4mph, gusting to 7mph.
SSW
Pressure 1016
Humidity 92%
UV Index n/a
Air Quality
Low Tide
09:36 BST
(08:36 GMT)
High Tide
13:09 BST
(12:09 GMT)
Low Tide
22:04 BST
(21:04 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.

Five Day Weather and Tides

Nearby coastal places and features

Local area map loading...

Accomodation near Powfoot Beach

Hotels, guest houses and B&Bs

Self-catering

All nearby accomodation

Tell us what you think about Powfoot Beach

Generally a salt marsh style coastline, it is not advisable to approach the water at low tide. There is a small strip of shingle beach along the coast towards Annan or a small area of sand and shingle in front of the car park called Powfoot Scar.

SeaBritain.co.uk is a Good Stuff website.