"Sittin' on the dock of the bay"

Rothesay

The town of Rothesay (Scottish Gaelic: Baile Bhòid) is the principal town on the Isle of Bute, in the council area of Argyll and Bute, Scotland. It can be reached by ferry from Wemyss Bay which offers an onward rail link to Glasgow. At the centre of the town is Rothesay Castle, a ruined castle which dates back to the 13th century, and which is unique in Scotland for its circular plan. Rothesay lies along the coast of the Firth of Clyde.

Local authority: Argyll and Bute Council

OS Grid Reference: NS078639

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Things to see and do in and around Rothesay

  • Ardencraig Gardens
  • Ascog Hall Fernery and Garden
  • Dabbles
  • Mount Stuart
  • Rothesay Castle
  • Bute Museum

Tourist Information

Rothesay
Isle of Bute Discovery Centre
Winter Gardens
Victoria Street
Isle of Bute
Argyll and Bute
Strathclyde
Scotland
PA20 0AH

Phone 01700 502 151
Email info@visitscotland.com
http://www.visitscotland.com/destinations-maps/argyll-isles/

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Weather

Forecast for Saturday 18 August

06:00


Chance of rain 37%
Max temp. 14°C
(feels like 11°C)
Wind 5mph, gusting to 8mph.
WSW
Pressure 1010
Humidity 90%
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Air Quality

09:00


Chance of rain 10%
Max temp. 15°C
(feels like 12°C)
Wind 5mph, gusting to 8mph.
WSW
Pressure 1012
Humidity 84%
UV Index
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12:00


Chance of rain 44%
Max temp. 15°C
(feels like 12°C)
Wind 4mph, gusting to 7mph.
W
Pressure 1013
Humidity 85%
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15:00


Chance of rain 45%
Max temp. 15°C
(feels like 13°C)
Wind 3mph, gusting to 5mph.
W
Pressure 1014
Humidity 85%
UV Index
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18:00


Chance of rain 46%
Max temp. 14°C
(feels like 13°C)
Wind 2mph, gusting to 3mph.
WSW
Pressure 1015
Humidity 86%
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21:00


Chance of rain 45%
Max temp. 13°C
(feels like 13°C)
Wind 1mph, gusting to 1mph.
SE
Pressure 1016
Humidity 92%
UV Index n/a
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