"Sittin' on the dock of the bay"

Rysa Sound

Rysa Sound is a water feature off the coast of Orkney, Scotland.

It is listed under Straits and Narrows: Sound

Local authority: Orkney Islands Council

OS Grid Reference: ND308983

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Things to see and do near Rysa Sound

  • Scapa Flow Visitor Centre and Museum (2m)
  • The Pier Arts Centre (8m)
  • Stromness Museum (8m)
  • Fossil and Heritage Centre (10m)
  • Orkney Chairmaker (10m)
  • Christina Sargent Felt and Print Artist (10m)
  • Highland Park Distillery (11m)
  • Pickaquoy Centre (11m)
  • North of Scotland Milk Marketing Board (12m)
  • Bishop's and Earl's Palaces (12m)

Tourist Information

Stromness
Visitor Information Centre
Ferry Terminal Building
Pier Head
Orkney
Highlands and Islands
Scotland
KW16 3BH

Phone 01856 872 856
Email info@visitscotland.com
http://www.visitscotland.com/destinations-maps/orkney/

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Weather and Tides

Forecast for Tuesday 16 January

06:00


Chance of rain 60%
Max temp. 2°C
(feels like -5°C)
Wind 8mph, gusting to 10mph.
SW
Pressure 973
Humidity 99%
UV Index n/a
Air Quality

09:00


Chance of rain 63%
Max temp. 3°C
(feels like -3°C)
Wind 6mph, gusting to 8mph.
W
Pressure 973
Humidity 91%
UV Index n/a
Air Quality

12:00


Chance of rain 43%
Max temp. 2°C
(feels like -4°C)
Wind 7mph, gusting to 10mph.
WSW
Pressure 972
Humidity 89%
UV Index
Air Quality

15:00


Chance of rain 87%
Max temp. 1°C
(feels like -5°C)
Wind 6mph, gusting to 8mph.
WSW
Pressure 972
Humidity 94%
UV Index
Air Quality

18:00


Chance of rain 38%
Max temp. 1°C
(feels like -5°C)
Wind 5mph, gusting to 8mph.
WSW
Pressure 971
Humidity 91%
UV Index n/a
Air Quality

21:00


Chance of rain 38%
Max temp. 1°C
(feels like -5°C)
Wind 5mph, gusting to 7mph.
WSW
Pressure 972
Humidity 93%
UV Index n/a
Air Quality
Low Tide
02:43 GMT
High Tide
09:04 GMT
Low Tide
15:12 GMT
High Tide
21:31 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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