"Sittin' on the dock of the bay"

Skerry Sound

Skerry Sound is a water feature off the coast of Orkney, Scotland.

It is listed under Straits and Narrows: Sound

Local authority: Orkney Islands Council

OS Grid Reference: ND472999

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Things to see and do near Skerry Sound

  • Italian Chapel (1m)
  • Fossil and Heritage Centre (2m)
  • Orkan Adventures (3m)
  • Orkney Marine-life Aquarium (4m)
  • Christina Sargent Felt and Print Artist (5m)
  • Highland Park Distillery (6m)
  • Orkney Chairmaker (6m)
  • Bishop's and Earl's Palaces (7m)
  • The Orkney Museum (7m)
  • St Magnus Cathedral (7m)

Tourist Information

Kirkwall
The Travel Centre
West Castle Street
Orkney
Highlands and Islands
Scotland
KW15 1GU

Phone 01856 872 856
Email info@visitscotland.com
http://www.visitscotland.com/travel/information/centres

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Weather and Tides

Forecast for Saturday 18 November

06:00


Chance of rain 67%
Max temp. 5°C
(feels like -2°C)
Wind 13mph, gusting to 16mph.
NW
Pressure 1010
Humidity 79%
UV Index n/a
Air Quality

09:00


Chance of rain 3%
Max temp. 7°C
(feels like 1°C)
Wind 9mph, gusting to 12mph.
WNW
Pressure 1010
Humidity 75%
UV Index
Air Quality

12:00


Chance of rain 88%
Max temp. 6°C
(feels like 1°C)
Wind 8mph, gusting to 11mph.
WNW
Pressure 1011
Humidity 89%
UV Index
Air Quality

15:00


Chance of rain 8%
Max temp. 7°C
(feels like 2°C)
Wind 7mph, gusting to 10mph.
NW
Pressure 1012
Humidity 78%
UV Index
Air Quality

18:00


Chance of rain 35%
Max temp. 7°C
(feels like 1°C)
Wind 7mph, gusting to 11mph.
NW
Pressure 1014
Humidity 76%
UV Index n/a
Air Quality

21:00


Chance of rain 2%
Max temp. 6°C
(feels like 1°C)
Wind 7mph, gusting to 10mph.
NW
Pressure 1016
Humidity 71%
UV Index n/a
Air Quality
Low Tide
02:58 GMT
High Tide
09:27 GMT
Low Tide
15:14 GMT
High Tide
21:44 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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