"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 Saturday 24 June

06:00


Chance of rain 12%
Max temp. 11°C
(feels like 6°C)
Wind 8mph, gusting to 10mph.
WSW
Pressure 998
Humidity 84%
UV Index
Air Quality

09:00


Chance of rain 36%
Max temp. 12°C
(feels like 7°C)
Wind 8mph, gusting to 12mph.
SW
Pressure 997
Humidity 78%
UV Index
Air Quality

12:00


Chance of rain 17%
Max temp. 13°C
(feels like 7°C)
Wind 9mph, gusting to 13mph.
WSW
Pressure 995
Humidity 70%
UV Index
Air Quality

15:00


Chance of rain 54%
Max temp. 11°C
(feels like 6°C)
Wind 10mph, gusting to 15mph.
WSW
Pressure 994
Humidity 84%
UV Index
Air Quality

18:00


Chance of rain 63%
Max temp. 11°C
(feels like 6°C)
Wind 9mph, gusting to 13mph.
WSW
Pressure 992
Humidity 81%
UV Index
Air Quality

21:00


Chance of rain 49%
Max temp. 11°C
(feels like 6°C)
Wind 10mph, gusting to 14mph.
W
Pressure 993
Humidity 86%
UV Index
Air Quality
Low Tide
04:24 BST
(03:24 GMT)
High Tide
10:50 BST
(09:50 GMT)
Low Tide
16:44 BST
(15:44 GMT)
High Tide
23:12 BST
(22:12 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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