"Sittin' on the dock of the bay"

Water Sound

Water Sound is a water feature off the coast of Orkney, Scotland.

It is listed under Straits and Narrows: Sound

Local authority: Orkney Islands Council

OS Grid Reference: ND481943

Local area map loading...
Larger map

Things to see and do near Water Sound

  • Orkney Marine-life Aquarium (0m)
  • Orkan Adventures (1m)
  • Fossil and Heritage Centre (2m)
  • Christina Sargent Felt and Print Artist (2m)
  • Italian Chapel (4m)
  • Tomb of the Eagles (6m)
  • Corrigall Farm Museum (9m)
  • Maes Howe (9m)
  • Highland Park Distillery (9m)
  • Orkney Chairmaker (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

We don't have any photos yet of Water Sound. Upload a Photo

Weather and Tides

Forecast for Friday 21 July

06:00


Chance of rain 0%
Max temp. 11°C
(feels like 8°C)
Wind 3mph, gusting to 4mph.
SSW
Pressure 1007
Humidity 93%
UV Index
Air Quality

09:00


Chance of rain 0%
Max temp. 13°C
(feels like 11°C)
Wind 3mph, gusting to 4mph.
SSE
Pressure 1009
Humidity 83%
UV Index
Air Quality

12:00


Chance of rain 0%
Max temp. 14°C
(feels like 11°C)
Wind 4mph, gusting to 6mph.
SE
Pressure 1010
Humidity 81%
UV Index
Air Quality

15:00


Chance of rain 1%
Max temp. 14°C
(feels like 11°C)
Wind 5mph, gusting to 8mph.
ESE
Pressure 1010
Humidity 80%
UV Index
Air Quality

18:00


Chance of rain 0%
Max temp. 14°C
(feels like 10°C)
Wind 6mph, gusting to 8mph.
ESE
Pressure 1011
Humidity 84%
UV Index
Air Quality

21:00


Chance of rain 0%
Max temp. 13°C
(feels like 10°C)
Wind 5mph, gusting to 8mph.
ESE
Pressure 1012
Humidity 90%
UV Index n/a
Air Quality
Low Tide
04:11 BST
(03:11 GMT)
High Tide
10:16 BST
(09:16 GMT)
Low Tide
16:36 BST
(15:36 GMT)
High Tide
22:48 BST
(21:48 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.

Five Day Weather and Tides

Nearby coastal places and features

Local area map loading...

Accomodation near Water Sound

Hotels, guest houses and B&Bs

Self-catering

All nearby accomodation

Tell us what you think about Water Sound

SeaBritain.co.uk is a Good Stuff website.