"Sittin' on the dock of the bay"

Sand Eel

Sand Eel is a water feature off the coast of Orkney, Scotland.

It is listed under Reefs and Shoals: Shoals

Local authority: Orkney Islands Council

OS Grid Reference: HY271058

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Things to see and do near Sand Eel

  • The Pier Arts Centre (2m)
  • Stromness Museum (2m)
  • Scapa Flow Visitor Centre and Museum (7m)
  • Corrigal Farm Museum (8m)
  • Skaill House (8m)
  • Skara Brae and Skaill House (8m)
  • Skara Brae Prehistoric Village (8m)
  • Orkney Chairmaker (10m)

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 19 June

06:00


Chance of rain 34%
Max temp. 10°C
(feels like 5°C)
Wind 8mph, gusting to 13mph.
WSW
Pressure 1008
Humidity 79%
UV Index
Air Quality

09:00


Chance of rain 9%
Max temp. 11°C
(feels like 7°C)
Wind 7mph, gusting to 11mph.
W
Pressure 1010
Humidity 74%
UV Index
Air Quality

12:00


Chance of rain 0%
Max temp. 12°C
(feels like 8°C)
Wind 6mph, gusting to 10mph.
WSW
Pressure 1012
Humidity 70%
UV Index
Air Quality

15:00


Chance of rain 0%
Max temp. 12°C
(feels like 8°C)
Wind 6mph, gusting to 9mph.
W
Pressure 1014
Humidity 69%
UV Index
Air Quality

18:00


Chance of rain 0%
Max temp. 11°C
(feels like 8°C)
Wind 5mph, gusting to 7mph.
W
Pressure 1014
Humidity 72%
UV Index
Air Quality

21:00


Chance of rain 4%
Max temp. 10°C
(feels like 8°C)
Wind 3mph, gusting to 5mph.
WSW
Pressure 1014
Humidity 80%
UV Index
Air Quality
High Tide
02:04 BST
(01:04 GMT)
Low Tide
08:27 BST
(07:27 GMT)
High Tide
14:57 BST
(13:57 GMT)
Low Tide
20:36 BST
(19:36 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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