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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

Tuesday

22 August 2017

Light Cloud

Maximum Temperature16°C (61°F)
Minimum Temperature15°C (59°F)
Wind DirectionEast North Easterly
Wind Speed8mph
VisibilityModerate
Pressure1019mb
Humidity96%
UV Risk3
PollutionLow
Sunrise05:57 BST
Sunset20:34 BST

Wednesday

23 August 2017

Light Rain Shower

Maximum Temperature20°C (68°F)
Minimum Temperature13°C (55°F)
Wind DirectionSouth Westerly
Wind Speed9mph
VisibilityGood
Pressure1010mb
Humidity85%
UV Risk4
PollutionLow
Sunrise05:59 BST
Sunset20:32 BST

Thursday

24 August 2017

Light Rain Shower

Maximum Temperature18°C (64°F)
Minimum Temperature13°C (55°F)
Wind DirectionWest South Westerly
Wind Speed12mph
VisibilityVery Good
Pressure1010mb
Humidity72%
UV Risk4
PollutionLow
Sunrise06:01 BST
Sunset20:29 BST

Tuesday

High tide: 03:29 BST
(02:29 22 August 2017 GMT)

Low tide: 09:55 BST
(08:55 22 August 2017 GMT)

High tide: 15:55 BST
(14:55 22 August 2017 GMT)

Low tide: 22:05 BST
(21:05 22 August 2017 GMT)

Wednesday

High tide: 04:13 BST
(03:13 23 August 2017 GMT)

Low tide: 10:38 BST
(09:38 23 August 2017 GMT)

High tide: 16:38 BST
(15:38 23 August 2017 GMT)

Low tide: 22:46 BST
(21:46 23 August 2017 GMT)

Thursday

High tide: 04:56 BST
(03:56 24 August 2017 GMT)

Low tide: 11:18 BST
(10:18 24 August 2017 GMT)

High tide: 17:21 BST
(16:21 24 August 2017 GMT)

Low tide: 23:22 BST
(22:22 24 August 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 (www.ukho.gov.uk).