"Sittin' on the dock of the bay"

Southerness Point

Southerness Point is a coastal feature in Dumfries and Galloway, Scotland.

It is listed under Cliffs and Headlands: Point

Local authority: Dumfries and Galloway Council

OS Grid Reference: NX974536

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Things to see and do near Southerness Point

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

Tourist Information

Tourist Information Centre
10 Criffel Street
Nr Wigton

Phone 016973 31944

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Weather and Tides

Forecast for Monday 1 May


Chance of rain 1%
Max temp. 9°C
(feels like 6°C)
Wind 5mph, gusting to 7mph.
Pressure 1006
Humidity 82%
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Chance of rain 3%
Max temp. 11°C
(feels like 8°C)
Wind 6mph, gusting to 8mph.
Pressure 1008
Humidity 73%
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Chance of rain 1%
Max temp. 14°C
(feels like 10°C)
Wind 6mph, gusting to 9mph.
Pressure 1009
Humidity 65%
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Chance of rain 4%
Max temp. 13°C
(feels like 10°C)
Wind 5mph, gusting to 8mph.
Pressure 1011
Humidity 69%
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Chance of rain 1%
Max temp. 12°C
(feels like 9°C)
Wind 4mph, gusting to 6mph.
Pressure 1013
Humidity 74%
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Air Quality


Chance of rain 1%
Max temp. 10°C
(feels like 7°C)
Wind 4mph, gusting to 6mph.
Pressure 1016
Humidity 85%
UV Index n/a
Air Quality
High Tide
03:46 BST
(02:46 GMT)
Low Tide
10:16 BST
(09:16 GMT)
High Tide
16:16 BST
(15:16 GMT)
Low Tide
22:33 BST
(21:33 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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