"Sittin' on the dock of the bay"

Sandyhills Beach

A sandy beach with shallow waters ideal for paddling and bathing. Low tide can reveal miles of sand and other secluded bays.

Beach type: Sand

Nearest town: Dalbeattie

Local authority: Dumfries and Galloway Council

OS Grid Reference: NX892550

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Things to see and do near Sandyhills Beach

  • 7stanes Dalbeattie (4m)
  • Southerness Lighthouse (5m)
  • John Paul Jones Cottage (6m)
  • Sweetheart Abbey (8m)
  • New Abbey Corn Mill (8m)
  • Shambellie House Museum of Costume (8m)
  • The Castle Douglas Treasure Trail (9m)
  • Cream O' Galloway (9m)
  • Kelton Mains Open Farm (9m)
  • The Brewery Sulwath Brewers Ltd (9m)

Tourist Information

Kirkcudbright
Tourist Information Centre
Harbour Square
Dumfries and Galloway
Scotland
DG6 4HY

Phone 01557 330 494
Email info@visitscotland.com
http://www.visitscotland.com/destinations-maps/dumfries-galloway/

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Weather and Tides

Forecast for Friday 20 October

06:00


Chance of rain 11%
Max temp. 12°C
(feels like 11°C)
Wind 2mph, gusting to 3mph.
NW
Pressure 997
Humidity 97%
UV Index n/a
Air Quality

09:00


Chance of rain 3%
Max temp. 13°C
(feels like 12°C)
Wind 2mph, gusting to 3mph.
NW
Pressure 1000
Humidity 94%
UV Index
Air Quality

12:00


Chance of rain 8%
Max temp. 14°C
(feels like 14°C)
Wind 1mph, gusting to 2mph.
WSW
Pressure 1001
Humidity 85%
UV Index
Air Quality

15:00


Chance of rain 4%
Max temp. 13°C
(feels like 12°C)
Wind 2mph, gusting to 5mph.
SSW
Pressure 1001
Humidity 83%
UV Index
Air Quality

18:00


Chance of rain 7%
Max temp. 11°C
(feels like 9°C)
Wind 3mph, gusting to 6mph.
S
Pressure 1001
Humidity 80%
UV Index n/a
Air Quality

21:00


Chance of rain 89%
Max temp. 10°C
(feels like 8°C)
Wind 3mph, gusting to 7mph.
ESE
Pressure 998
Humidity 88%
UV Index n/a
Air Quality
Low Tide
07:13 BST
(06:13 GMT)
High Tide
12:47 BST
(11:47 GMT)
Low Tide
19:23 BST
(18:23 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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A sandy beach with shallow waters ideal for paddling and bathing. Low tide can reveal miles of sand and other secluded bays.

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