"Sittin' on the dock of the bay"

Yellowcraigs (Broad Sands Bay) Beach Weather and Tides

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.

Nearest town: Dirleton

Local authority: East Lothian Council

OS Grid Reference: NT516860

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Weather and Tides

Forecast for the next five days

Tuesday
22 May


Chance of rain 10%
Max temp. 11°C
(feels like 8°C)
Wind 5mph, gusting to 8mph.
NE
Pressure 1025
Humidity 80%
UV Index
Air Quality

Low Tide 02:28 BST
(01:28 GMT)

High Tide 08:56 BST
(07:56 GMT)

Low Tide 15:18 BST
(14:18 GMT)

High Tide 21:40 BST
(20:40 GMT)

Wednesday
23 May


Chance of rain 11%
Max temp. 12°C
(feels like 9°C)
Wind 3mph, gusting to 4mph.
E
Pressure 1030
Humidity 77%
UV Index
Air Quality

Low Tide 03:46 BST
(02:46 GMT)

High Tide 10:12 BST
(09:12 GMT)

Low Tide 16:38 BST
(15:38 GMT)

High Tide 22:52 BST
(21:52 GMT)

Thursday
24 May


Chance of rain 14%
Max temp. 13°C
(feels like 11°C)
Wind 3mph, gusting to 5mph.
E
Pressure 1028
Humidity 72%
UV Index
Air Quality

Low Tide 05:00 BST
(04:00 GMT)

High Tide 11:22 BST
(10:22 GMT)

Low Tide 17:48 BST
(16:48 GMT)

Friday
25 May


Chance of rain 29%
Max temp. 14°C
(feels like 11°C)
Wind 4mph, gusting to 7mph.
NE
Pressure 1028
Humidity 68%
UV Index
Air Quality

Low Tide 06:03 BST
(05:03 GMT)

High Tide 12:25 BST
(11:25 GMT)

Low Tide 18:49 BST
(17:49 GMT)

High Tide 23:00 GMT

Saturday
26 May


Chance of rain 6%
Max temp. 14°C
(feels like 11°C)
Wind 4mph, gusting to 7mph.
ENE
Pressure 1031
Humidity 71%
UV Index
Air Quality

Low Tide 06:58 BST
(05:58 GMT)

High Tide 13:20 BST
(12:20 GMT)

Low Tide 19:40 BST
(18:40 GMT)

High Tide 23:59 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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