A sandy cove with great views to Fife and the lighthouse on Fidra Island. A popular family beach with a nature trail, barbecue site and footpaths through the adjacent sheltered woodlands and grassland. The beach is within walking distance of the village of Dirleton with its shops pubs and restaurants. Also worth visiting is the famous 13th century Dirleton castle.
Beach type: Sand
Nearest town: Dirleton
Local authority: East Lothian Council
OS Grid Reference: NT516860
Tourist Information Point
North Berwick Library
The Old School
Phone 01620 892197
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Forecast for Sunday 19 August
|Chance of rain||95%|
|Wind 6mph, gusting to 9mph.||
|Chance of rain||23%|
|Wind 6mph, gusting to 8mph.||
|Chance of rain||54%|
|Wind 5mph, gusting to 6mph.||
|Chance of rain||51%|
|Wind 2mph, gusting to 3mph.||
|Chance of rain||16%|
|Wind 1mph, gusting to 2mph.||
|Chance of rain||9%|
|Wind 1mph, gusting to 2mph.||
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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