"Sittin' on the dock of the bay"

Sumburgh Head

Sumburgh Head is a coastal feature in Shetland, Scotland.

It is listed under Cliffs and Headlands: Cape

Local authority: Shetland Islands Council

OS Grid Reference: HU374110

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Things to see and do near Sumburgh Head

  • Quendale Water Mill (2m)
  • Jarlshof Prehistoric and Norse Settlement (2m)
  • Croft House Museum (3m)
  • Hoswick Visitor Centre (8m)
  • South Mainland Leisure Centre (8m)

Tourist Information

Sumburgh Airport
Tourist Information Centre
Wilsness Terminal
Sumburgh
Shetland
Highlands and Islands
Scotland
ZE3 9JP

Phone 01950 460 905
Email info@visitscotland.com
http://www.visitscotland.com/destinations-maps/shetland/

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Weather and Tides

Forecast for Thursday 29 June

06:00


Chance of rain 0%
Max temp. 11°C
(feels like 7°C)
Wind 6mph, gusting to 8mph.
NE
Pressure 1007
Humidity 85%
UV Index
Air Quality

09:00


Chance of rain 3%
Max temp. 12°C
(feels like 8°C)
Wind 6mph, gusting to 8mph.
NE
Pressure 1007
Humidity 81%
UV Index
Air Quality

12:00


Chance of rain 5%
Max temp. 13°C
(feels like 9°C)
Wind 6mph, gusting to 8mph.
NE
Pressure 1007
Humidity 81%
UV Index
Air Quality

15:00


Chance of rain 7%
Max temp. 13°C
(feels like 9°C)
Wind 5mph, gusting to 8mph.
NNE
Pressure 1007
Humidity 86%
UV Index
Air Quality

18:00


Chance of rain 16%
Max temp. 12°C
(feels like 8°C)
Wind 5mph, gusting to 7mph.
NNE
Pressure 1007
Humidity 89%
UV Index
Air Quality

21:00


Chance of rain 53%
Max temp. 11°C
(feels like 8°C)
Wind 4mph, gusting to 6mph.
NE
Pressure 1008
Humidity 91%
UV Index
Air Quality
High Tide
03:01 BST
(02:01 GMT)
Low Tide
09:11 BST
(08:11 GMT)
High Tide
15:41 BST
(14:41 GMT)
Low Tide
21:22 BST
(20:22 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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