"Sittin' on the dock of the bay"

Shandwick Bay Beach

Shandwick Bay is located within the seaboard villages of Shandwick and Balintore. The extensive sandy beach has dunes behind it and rocky areas to the North and the South. There is a charming harbour in Balintore to the North.

Beach type: sand & rock

Nearest town: Tain

Local authority: Highland Council

OS Grid Reference: NH860750

Awards

Marine Conservation Society Recommended

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Things to see and do near Shandwick Bay Beach

  • Anta Scotland (1m)
  • Aldie Watermill Craft and Gift Shop (5m)
  • Highland Fine Cheeses Ltd (5m)
  • Cromarty Courthouse (6m)
  • Hugh Miller's Cottage (6m)
  • Ecoventures (7m)
  • Tarbat Discovery Centre (7m)
  • Hartmount Woodturning and Cabinet- making Studio (7m)
  • Tain Through Time (7m)
  • Glenmorangie Distillery (8m)

Tourist Information

Dornoch
Tourist Information Point
Sheriff Court House
The Square
Sutherland
Highlands and Islands
Scotland
IV25 3SD

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

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Weather and Tides

Forecast for Monday 21 August

06:00


Chance of rain 4%
Max temp. 11°C
(feels like 10°C)
Wind 2mph, gusting to 2mph.
SE
Pressure 1021
Humidity 90%
UV Index
Air Quality

09:00


Chance of rain 0%
Max temp. 13°C
(feels like 12°C)
Wind 2mph, gusting to 3mph.
E
Pressure 1021
Humidity 81%
UV Index
Air Quality

12:00


Chance of rain 4%
Max temp. 15°C
(feels like 13°C)
Wind 3mph, gusting to 5mph.
ENE
Pressure 1021
Humidity 76%
UV Index
Air Quality

15:00


Chance of rain 4%
Max temp. 15°C
(feels like 13°C)
Wind 4mph, gusting to 7mph.
ENE
Pressure 1020
Humidity 80%
UV Index
Air Quality

18:00


Chance of rain 4%
Max temp. 15°C
(feels like 13°C)
Wind 4mph, gusting to 6mph.
ENE
Pressure 1019
Humidity 84%
UV Index
Air Quality

21:00


Chance of rain 4%
Max temp. 14°C
(feels like 11°C)
Wind 5mph, gusting to 6mph.
E
Pressure 1020
Humidity 87%
UV Index n/a
Air Quality
Low Tide
06:41 BST
(05:41 GMT)
High Tide
12:44 BST
(11:44 GMT)
Low Tide
18:53 BST
(17:53 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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Shandwick Bay is located within the seaboard villages of Shandwick and Balintore. The extensive sandy beach has dunes behind it and rocky areas to the North and the South. There is a charming harbour in Balintore to the North.

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