"Sittin' on the dock of the bay"

Thurso Bay Central Beach

A sandy beach in the town of Thurso. The eastern area of the beach has some rocky reefs that produce some of the UK's most celebrated waves for surfing.

Beach type: Sand/Rock

Nearest town: Thurso

Local authority: Highland Council

OS Grid Reference: ND118687

Awards

Marine Conservation Society Recommended

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Things to see and do near Thurso Bay Central Beach

  • Thurso Heritage Centre (1m)
  • The Thurso Cinema (1m)
  • Brough Knitwear (7m)

Tourist Information

Thurso
Tourist Information Centre
Caithness Horizons, Old Town Hall
High Street
Caithness
Highlands and Islands
Scotland
KW14 8AJ

Phone 01847 893 155
Email info@visitscotland.com
http://www.visitscotland.com/destinations-maps/highlands/

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Weather

Forecast for Friday 22 March

06:00


Chance of rain 8%
Max temp. 10°C
(feels like 6°C)
Wind 5mph, gusting to 10mph.
S
Pressure 1011
Humidity 83%
UV Index n/a
Air Quality

09:00


Chance of rain 46%
Max temp. 10°C
(feels like 6°C)
Wind 6mph, gusting to 10mph.
SSW
Pressure 1009
Humidity 82%
UV Index
Air Quality

12:00


Chance of rain 52%
Max temp. 9°C
(feels like 6°C)
Wind 5mph, gusting to 9mph.
SW
Pressure 1009
Humidity 78%
UV Index
Air Quality

15:00


Chance of rain 7%
Max temp. 9°C
(feels like 5°C)
Wind 6mph, gusting to 10mph.
WSW
Pressure 1010
Humidity 65%
UV Index
Air Quality

18:00


Chance of rain 12%
Max temp. 6°C
(feels like 2°C)
Wind 5mph, gusting to 10mph.
WSW
Pressure 1011
Humidity 66%
UV Index
Air Quality

21:00


Chance of rain 9%
Max temp. 4°C
(feels like -1°C)
Wind 6mph, gusting to 11mph.
WSW
Pressure 1013
Humidity 71%
UV Index n/a
Air Quality
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A sandy beach in the town of Thurso. The eastern area of the beach has some rocky reefs that produce some of the UK's most celebrated waves for surfing.

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