"Sittin' on the dock of the bay"

The Taing

The Taing is a coastal feature in Orkney, Scotland.

It is listed under Cliffs and Headlands: Peninsula

Local authority: Orkney Islands Council

OS Grid Reference: HY428259

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Things to see and do near The Taing

  • Rousay Wood Designs (3m)
  • Broch of Gurness (4m)
  • Corrigal Farm Museum (9m)
  • Sui Generis Gallery (9m)
  • Ortak Visitor Centre (9m)
  • North of Scotland Milk Marketing Board (9m)
  • Pickaquoy Centre (9m)
  • St Magnus Cathedral (9m)
  • The Orkney Museum (9m)
  • Bishop's and Earl's Palaces (10m)

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 Friday 28 April

06:00


Chance of rain 6%
Max temp. 4°C
(feels like 2°C)
Wind 1mph, gusting to 3mph.
ESE
Pressure 1017
Humidity 88%
UV Index
Air Quality

09:00


Chance of rain 5%
Max temp. 7°C
(feels like 5°C)
Wind 2mph, gusting to 3mph.
E
Pressure 1016
Humidity 62%
UV Index
Air Quality

12:00


Chance of rain 5%
Max temp. 8°C
(feels like 6°C)
Wind 2mph, gusting to 3mph.
E
Pressure 1015
Humidity 55%
UV Index
Air Quality

15:00


Chance of rain 5%
Max temp. 8°C
(feels like 5°C)
Wind 3mph, gusting to 4mph.
SE
Pressure 1014
Humidity 57%
UV Index
Air Quality

18:00


Chance of rain 5%
Max temp. 7°C
(feels like 4°C)
Wind 3mph, gusting to 4mph.
SE
Pressure 1014
Humidity 63%
UV Index
Air Quality

21:00


Chance of rain 5%
Max temp. 6°C
(feels like 2°C)
Wind 3mph, gusting to 5mph.
SSE
Pressure 1013
Humidity 71%
UV Index n/a
Air Quality
Low Tide
05:36 BST
(04:36 GMT)
High Tide
12:05 BST
(11:05 GMT)
Low Tide
18:00 BST
(17:00 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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