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Girvan Beach

Girvan, South Ayrshire

Not a commercialised beach, Girvan still offers some traditional seside activities such as amusements and a boating lake. This sandy beach also boasts great views towards the Isle of Arran and the Mull of Kintyre.

Weather and Tides

Tuesday

22 August 2017

Light Cloud

Maximum Temperature21°C (70°F)
Minimum Temperature16°C (61°F)
Wind DirectionSouth South Easterly
Wind Speed7mph
VisibilityVery Good
Pressure1017mb
Humidity80%
UV Risk4
PollutionLow
Sunrise06:05 BST
Sunset20:38 BST

Wednesday

23 August 2017

Light Cloud

Maximum Temperature18°C (64°F)
Minimum Temperature13°C (55°F)
Wind DirectionSouth Westerly
Wind Speed10mph
VisibilityVery Good
Pressure1011mb
Humidity76%
UV Risk5
PollutionLow
Sunrise06:07 BST
Sunset20:36 BST

Thursday

24 August 2017

Light Rain Shower

Maximum Temperature16°C (61°F)
Minimum Temperature14°C (57°F)
Wind DirectionSouth Westerly
Wind Speed13mph
VisibilityVery Good
Pressure1011mb
Humidity75%
UV Risk4
PollutionLow
Sunrise06:09 BST
Sunset20:33 BST

Tuesday

Low tide: 06:35 BST
(05:35 22 August 2017 GMT)

High tide: 13:31 BST
(12:31 22 August 2017 GMT)

Low tide: 18:57 BST
(17:57 22 August 2017 GMT)

Wednesday

High tide: 01:30 BST
(00:30 23 August 2017 GMT)

Low tide: 07:15 BST
(06:15 23 August 2017 GMT)

High tide: 14:13 BST
(13:13 23 August 2017 GMT)

Low tide: 19:36 BST
(18:36 23 August 2017 GMT)

Thursday

High tide: 02:10 BST
(01:10 24 August 2017 GMT)

Low tide: 07:51 BST
(06:51 24 August 2017 GMT)

High tide: 14:53 BST
(13:53 24 August 2017 GMT)

Low tide: 20:13 BST
(19:13 24 August 2017 GMT)

Important! Tide times are for the nearest measurement point (Girvan) 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).