"Sittin' on the dock of the bay"

Southerness Beach

A vast expanse of sand stretching either side of Southerness point.

Beach type: Sand

Nearest town: Dumfries

Local authority: Dumfries and Galloway Council

OS Grid Reference: NX977539

Awards

Marine Conservation Society Recommended

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Things to see and do near Southerness Beach

  • Southerness Lighthouse (0m)
  • John Paul Jones Cottage (2m)
  • New Abbey Corn Mill (8m)
  • Sweetheart Abbey (8m)
  • Caerlaverock Castle (8m)
  • Wildfowl & Wetlands Trust (8m)
  • Shambellie House Museum of Costume (8m)
  • The Gincase Farm Park (8m)
  • 7stanes Dalbeattie (9m)

Tourist Information

Silloth
Tourist Information Centre
10 Criffel Street
Silloth-on-Solway
Nr Wigton
Cumbria
England
CA7 4DD

Phone 016973 31944

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Weather and Tides

Forecast for Saturday 21 October

06:00


Chance of rain 4%
Max temp. 11°C
(feels like 8°C)
Wind 5mph, gusting to 8mph.
SSE
Pressure 991
Humidity 83%
UV Index n/a
Air Quality

09:00


Chance of rain 7%
Max temp. 12°C
(feels like 8°C)
Wind 6mph, gusting to 9mph.
SE
Pressure 988
Humidity 80%
UV Index
Air Quality

12:00


Chance of rain 39%
Max temp. 12°C
(feels like 8°C)
Wind 6mph, gusting to 10mph.
SE
Pressure 986
Humidity 81%
UV Index
Air Quality

15:00


Chance of rain 20%
Max temp. 13°C
(feels like 10°C)
Wind 5mph, gusting to 7mph.
ESE
Pressure 984
Humidity 82%
UV Index
Air Quality

18:00


Chance of rain 53%
Max temp. 12°C
(feels like 9°C)
Wind 4mph, gusting to 5mph.
N
Pressure 985
Humidity 90%
UV Index n/a
Air Quality

21:00


Chance of rain 12%
Max temp. 12°C
(feels like 9°C)
Wind 5mph, gusting to 7mph.
WNW
Pressure 989
Humidity 89%
UV Index n/a
Air Quality
High Tide
01:07 BST
(00:07 GMT)
Low Tide
07:37 BST
(06:37 GMT)
High Tide
13:24 BST
(12:24 GMT)
Low Tide
19:46 BST
(18:46 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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