"Sittin' on the dock of the bay"

The Galt

The Galt is a coastal feature in Orkney, Scotland.

It is listed under Cliffs and Headlands: Point

Local authority: Orkney Islands Council

OS Grid Reference: HY485221

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Things to see and do near The Galt

  • Rousay Wood Designs (6m)
  • Ortak Visitor Centre (7m)
  • Sui Generis Gallery (7m)
  • North of Scotland Milk Marketing Board (7m)
  • St Magnus Cathedral (7m)
  • The Orkney Museum (7m)
  • Bishop's and Earl's Palaces (7m)
  • Pickaquoy Centre (7m)
  • Broch of Gurness (8m)
  • Highland Park Distillery (8m)

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 Sunday 20 August

06:00


Chance of rain 35%
Max temp. 13°C
(feels like 9°C)
Wind 6mph, gusting to 7mph.
NW
Pressure 1014
Humidity 93%
UV Index
Air Quality

09:00


Chance of rain 41%
Max temp. 13°C
(feels like 9°C)
Wind 5mph, gusting to 7mph.
NW
Pressure 1016
Humidity 87%
UV Index
Air Quality

12:00


Chance of rain 9%
Max temp. 13°C
(feels like 10°C)
Wind 4mph, gusting to 6mph.
NW
Pressure 1018
Humidity 81%
UV Index
Air Quality

15:00


Chance of rain 4%
Max temp. 13°C
(feels like 10°C)
Wind 5mph, gusting to 6mph.
NW
Pressure 1020
Humidity 75%
UV Index
Air Quality

18:00


Chance of rain 2%
Max temp. 13°C
(feels like 10°C)
Wind 4mph, gusting to 5mph.
NNW
Pressure 1020
Humidity 75%
UV Index
Air Quality

21:00


Chance of rain 1%
Max temp. 12°C
(feels like 10°C)
Wind 3mph, gusting to 4mph.
NW
Pressure 1021
Humidity 78%
UV Index n/a
Air Quality
Low Tide
03:21 BST
(02:21 GMT)
High Tide
09:41 BST
(08:41 GMT)
Low Tide
15:37 BST
(14:37 GMT)
High Tide
21:58 BST
(20:58 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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