"Sittin' on the dock of the bay"

Rockcliffe Beach

Rockcliffe has a sandy beach within the rough firth. This is a picturesque beach surrounded by National Trust areas and a charming village.

Beach type: Sand

Nearest town: Dalbeattie

Local authority: Dumfries and Galloway Council

OS Grid Reference: NX848536

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Things to see and do near Rockcliffe Beach

  • 7stanes Dalbeattie (3m)
  • Dundrennan Abbey (7m)
  • Threave Garden and Estate (7m)
  • The Brewery Sulwath Brewers Ltd (7m)
  • The Castle Douglas Treasure Trail (7m)
  • Cream O' Galloway (8m)
  • Kelton Mains Open Farm (8m)
  • Threave Castle (8m)
  • Southerness Lighthouse (8m)
  • John Paul Jones Cottage (9m)

Tourist Information

Kirkcudbright
Tourist Information Centre
Harbour Square
Dumfries and Galloway
Scotland
DG6 4HY

Phone 01557 330 494
Email info@visitscotland.com
http://www.visitscotland.com/destinations-maps/dumfries-galloway/

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Weather and Tides

Forecast for Tuesday 22 May

06:00


Chance of rain 7%
Max temp. 11°C
(feels like 9°C)
Wind 3mph, gusting to 6mph.
NE
Pressure 1020
Humidity 84%
UV Index
Air Quality

09:00


Chance of rain 3%
Max temp. 14°C
(feels like 11°C)
Wind 3mph, gusting to 6mph.
NE
Pressure 1021
Humidity 74%
UV Index
Air Quality

12:00


Chance of rain 0%
Max temp. 17°C
(feels like 15°C)
Wind 3mph, gusting to 6mph.
ENE
Pressure 1021
Humidity 62%
UV Index
Air Quality

15:00


Chance of rain 0%
Max temp. 19°C
(feels like 17°C)
Wind 2mph, gusting to 5mph.
ENE
Pressure 1021
Humidity 55%
UV Index
Air Quality

18:00


Chance of rain 0%
Max temp. 18°C
(feels like 16°C)
Wind 2mph, gusting to 5mph.
NE
Pressure 1022
Humidity 60%
UV Index
Air Quality

21:00


Chance of rain 0%
Max temp. 12°C
(feels like 11°C)
Wind 2mph, gusting to 4mph.
NE
Pressure 1024
Humidity 78%
UV Index n/a
Air Quality
High Tide
05:44 BST
(04:44 GMT)
Low Tide
12:31 BST
(11:31 GMT)
High Tide
18:26 BST
(17:26 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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Rockcliffe has a sandy beach within the rough firth. This is a picturesque beach surrounded by National Trust areas and a charming village.

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