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Cramond Beach

Edinburgh, City of Edinburgh

A sandy beach close to Edinburgh. It is possible to walk over the causeway to the island at low tide but keep an eye on the tides as it is possible to get cut-off.

Weather and Tides


28 April 2017

Thick Cloud

Maximum Temperature11°C (52°F)
Minimum Temperature6°C (43°F)
Wind DirectionSouth South Westerly
Wind Speed2mph
VisibilityVery Good
UV Risk3
Sunrise05:37 BST
Sunset20:46 BST


29 April 2017

Light Cloud

Maximum Temperature12°C (54°F)
Minimum Temperature7°C (45°F)
Wind DirectionSouth South Easterly
Wind Speed11mph
VisibilityVery Good
UV Risk4
Sunrise05:35 BST
Sunset20:48 BST


High tide: 04:32 BST
(03:32 28 April 2017 GMT)

Low tide: 10:42 BST
(09:42 28 April 2017 GMT)

High tide: 16:50 BST
(15:50 28 April 2017 GMT)

Low tide: 23:09 BST
(22:09 28 April 2017 GMT)


High tide: 05:16 BST
(04:16 29 April 2017 GMT)

Low tide: 11:28 BST
(10:28 29 April 2017 GMT)

High tide: 17:37 BST
(16:37 29 April 2017 GMT)

Low tide: 23:53 BST
(22:53 29 April 2017 GMT)


High tide: 06:02 BST
(05:02 30 April 2017 GMT)

Low tide: 12:14 BST
(11:14 30 April 2017 GMT)

High tide: 18:28 BST
(17:28 30 April 2017 GMT)

Important! Tide times are for the nearest measurement point (Granton) and may not be accurate for this beach. 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.

Tidal predictions are © Crown Copyright and/or database rights. Reproduced by permission of the Controller of Her Majesty's Stationery Office and the UK Hydrographic Office (