"Sittin' on the dock of the bay"

Sandhead Beach Weather and Tides

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.

Nearest town: Stranraer

Local authority: Dumfries and Galloway Council

OS Grid Reference: NX103500

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Weather and Tides

Forecast for the next five days

Tuesday
14 August


Chance of rain 49%
Max temp. 17°C
(feels like 15°C)
Wind 4mph, gusting to 6mph.
SW
Pressure 1013
Humidity 89%
UV Index
Air Quality

High Tide 02:17 BST
(01:17 GMT)

Low Tide 08:50 BST
(07:50 GMT)

High Tide 14:44 BST
(13:44 GMT)

Low Tide 21:00 BST
(20:00 GMT)

Wednesday
15 August


Chance of rain 10%
Max temp. 18°C
(feels like 15°C)
Wind 6mph, gusting to 10mph.
SSW
Pressure 1009
Humidity 85%
UV Index
Air Quality

High Tide 03:02 BST
(02:02 GMT)

Low Tide 09:33 BST
(08:33 GMT)

High Tide 15:27 BST
(14:27 GMT)

Low Tide 21:42 BST
(20:42 GMT)

Thursday
16 August


Chance of rain 44%
Max temp. 16°C
(feels like 13°C)
Wind 5mph, gusting to 9mph.
WSW
Pressure 1009
Humidity 69%
UV Index
Air Quality

High Tide 03:46 BST
(02:46 GMT)

Low Tide 10:16 BST
(09:16 GMT)

High Tide 16:10 BST
(15:10 GMT)

Low Tide 22:24 BST
(21:24 GMT)

Friday
17 August


Chance of rain 84%
Max temp. 17°C
(feels like 13°C)
Wind 6mph, gusting to 11mph.
SSW
Pressure 1010
Humidity 87%
UV Index
Air Quality

High Tide 04:29 BST
(03:29 GMT)

Low Tide 10:58 BST
(09:58 GMT)

High Tide 16:55 BST
(15:55 GMT)

Low Tide 23:07 BST
(22:07 GMT)

Saturday
18 August


Chance of rain 14%
Max temp. 16°C
(feels like 14°C)
Wind 4mph, gusting to 7mph.
WSW
Pressure 1015
Humidity 75%
UV Index
Air Quality

High Tide 05:17 BST
(04:17 GMT)

Low Tide 11:44 BST
(10:44 GMT)

High Tide 17:45 BST
(16:45 GMT)

Low Tide 23:58 BST
(22:58 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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