"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 Wednesday 16 August

06:00


Chance of rain 4%
Max temp. 12°C
(feels like 11°C)
Wind 2mph, gusting to 5mph.
SE
Pressure 1013
Humidity 91%
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Air Quality

09:00


Chance of rain 10%
Max temp. 15°C
(feels like 12°C)
Wind 4mph, gusting to 8mph.
S
Pressure 1012
Humidity 85%
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12:00


Chance of rain 50%
Max temp. 15°C
(feels like 11°C)
Wind 6mph, gusting to 10mph.
S
Pressure 1010
Humidity 86%
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15:00


Chance of rain 62%
Max temp. 15°C
(feels like 11°C)
Wind 7mph, gusting to 12mph.
S
Pressure 1007
Humidity 92%
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18:00


Chance of rain 59%
Max temp. 15°C
(feels like 11°C)
Wind 6mph, gusting to 11mph.
S
Pressure 1005
Humidity 95%
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21:00


Chance of rain 77%
Max temp. 15°C
(feels like 12°C)
Wind 5mph, gusting to 8mph.
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Pressure 1004
Humidity 97%
UV Index n/a
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