"Sittin' on the dock of the bay"

Saltcoats

Saltcoats (Scottish Gaelic: Baile an t-Salainn) is a small town on the west coast of North Ayrshire, Scotland. The name is derived from the town's earliest industry when salt was harvested from the sea water, carried out in small cottages along the shore.

Local authority: North Ayrshire Council

OS Grid Reference: NS245414

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Things to see and do in and around Saltcoats

  • North Ayrshire Museum
  • Hunterston Power Station
  • Dalgarven Mill
  • The Big Idea
  • Magpie Mine (surface only)
  • Magnum Leisure Centre
  • Scottish Maritime Museum, Irvine
  • Scottish Maritime Museum- Irvine
  • Eglinton Country Park
  • Metalart (Scotland) Ltd
  • Creepy Crawlies

Tourist Information

Largs
Tourist Information Point
St Columba Experience Heritage Centre
Gallowgate Street
Strathclyde
Scotland
KA30 8LX

Email info@visitscotland.com
http://www.visitscotland.com/destinations-maps/ayrshire-arran/

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Weather

Forecast for Saturday 21 October

06:00


Chance of rain 8%
Max temp. 12°C
(feels like 9°C)
Wind 4mph, gusting to 7mph.
ESE
Pressure 988
Humidity 84%
UV Index n/a
Air Quality

09:00


Chance of rain 13%
Max temp. 12°C
(feels like 8°C)
Wind 5mph, gusting to 9mph.
ESE
Pressure 986
Humidity 83%
UV Index
Air Quality

12:00


Chance of rain 60%
Max temp. 12°C
(feels like 9°C)
Wind 4mph, gusting to 7mph.
ESE
Pressure 985
Humidity 87%
UV Index
Air Quality

15:00


Chance of rain 57%
Max temp. 12°C
(feels like 10°C)
Wind 3mph, gusting to 5mph.
E
Pressure 985
Humidity 89%
UV Index
Air Quality

18:00


Chance of rain 50%
Max temp. 11°C
(feels like 10°C)
Wind 2mph, gusting to 4mph.
NNE
Pressure 988
Humidity 92%
UV Index n/a
Air Quality

21:00


Chance of rain 45%
Max temp. 11°C
(feels like 9°C)
Wind 3mph, gusting to 5mph.
N
Pressure 990
Humidity 91%
UV Index n/a
Air Quality
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Accomodation in and around Saltcoats

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