"Sittin' on the dock of the bay"

Sound of Handa

Sound of Handa is a water feature off the coast of Highland, Scotland.

It is listed under Straits and Narrows: Sound

Local authority: Highland Council

OS Grid Reference: NC148463

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Things to see and do near Sound of Handa

  • Handa Island Wildlife Reserve (1m)
  • Maryck Memories of Childhood (10m)

Tourist Information

Lochinver
Assynt Visitor Centre
Main Street
by Lairg, Sutherland
Highlands and Islands
Scotland
IV27 4LX

Phone 01571 844 194
Email info@visitscotland.com
http://www.discoverassynt.co.uk/

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Weather and Tides

Forecast for Wednesday 26 April

06:00


Chance of rain 42%
Max temp. 2°C
(feels like 1°C)
Wind 1mph, gusting to 3mph.
NW
Pressure 1022
Humidity 92%
UV Index
Air Quality

09:00


Chance of rain 76%
Max temp. 4°C
(feels like 2°C)
Wind 2mph, gusting to 3mph.
W
Pressure 1021
Humidity 92%
UV Index
Air Quality

12:00


Chance of rain 8%
Max temp. 7°C
(feels like 5°C)
Wind 2mph, gusting to 3mph.
WNW
Pressure 1020
Humidity 80%
UV Index
Air Quality

15:00


Chance of rain 24%
Max temp. 7°C
(feels like 5°C)
Wind 3mph, gusting to 4mph.
WNW
Pressure 1020
Humidity 78%
UV Index
Air Quality

18:00


Chance of rain 77%
Max temp. 7°C
(feels like 4°C)
Wind 3mph, gusting to 6mph.
WNW
Pressure 1018
Humidity 92%
UV Index
Air Quality

21:00


Chance of rain 53%
Max temp. 7°C
(feels like 4°C)
Wind 4mph, gusting to 8mph.
WNW
Pressure 1017
Humidity 87%
UV Index n/a
Air Quality
Low Tide
01:47 BST
(00:47 GMT)
High Tide
07:35 BST
(06:35 GMT)
Low Tide
14:05 BST
(13:05 GMT)
High Tide
19:59 BST
(18:59 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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