"Sittin' on the dock of the bay"

Sandhead Beach

Sandhead is at the eastern end of the long wide Luce Sands, within Luce Bay. Sandhead is a small village overlooking this large flat sheltered beach.

Beach type: Sand

Nearest town: Stranraer

Local authority: Dumfries and Galloway Council

OS Grid Reference: NX103500

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Things to see and do near Sandhead Beach

  • Logan Botanic Garden (5m)
  • The Colfin Smokehouse (5m)
  • Logan Fish Pond Marine Life Centre (5m)
  • Glenwhan Garden (6m)
  • Castle Kennedy Gardens (7m)
  • Ryan Leisure Centre (7m)
  • Castle of St John (7m)
  • Glenluce Abbey (7m)
  • Stranraer Museum (7m)
  • Agnew Park (7m)

Tourist Information

Stranraer
Tourist Information Centre
Burns House
28 Harbour Street
Dumfries and Galloway
Scotland
DG9 7RA

Phone 01776 702 595
Email info@visitscotland.com
http://www.visitscotland.com/destinations-maps/dumfries-galloway/

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Weather and Tides

Forecast for Sunday 22 October

06:00


Chance of rain 52%
Max temp. 11°C
(feels like 6°C)
Wind 8mph, gusting to 13mph.
WNW
Pressure 1001
Humidity 87%
UV Index n/a
Air Quality

09:00


Chance of rain 50%
Max temp. 11°C
(feels like 7°C)
Wind 7mph, gusting to 11mph.
WNW
Pressure 1004
Humidity 86%
UV Index
Air Quality

12:00


Chance of rain 49%
Max temp. 11°C
(feels like 7°C)
Wind 7mph, gusting to 12mph.
WNW
Pressure 1006
Humidity 85%
UV Index
Air Quality

15:00


Chance of rain 12%
Max temp. 11°C
(feels like 8°C)
Wind 7mph, gusting to 11mph.
WNW
Pressure 1008
Humidity 81%
UV Index
Air Quality

18:00


Chance of rain 7%
Max temp. 11°C
(feels like 8°C)
Wind 5mph, gusting to 10mph.
WNW
Pressure 1011
Humidity 78%
UV Index n/a
Air Quality

21:00


Chance of rain 1%
Max temp. 11°C
(feels like 9°C)
Wind 3mph, gusting to 6mph.
WNW
Pressure 1012
Humidity 82%
UV Index n/a
Air Quality
High Tide
01:39 BST
(00:39 GMT)
Low Tide
07:59 BST
(06:59 GMT)
High Tide
13:55 BST
(12:55 GMT)
Low Tide
20:09 BST
(19:09 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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Sandhead is at the eastern end of the long wide Luce Sands, within Luce Bay. Sandhead is a small village overlooking this large flat sheltered beach.

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