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Heads of Ayr Beach

Ayr, South Ayrshire

Heads of Ayr is a small sandy beach backed by a grassy area and dominated by high cliffs. It is a quiet and secluded beach destination. The photo shows Ayr beach with the Heads of Ayr in the background.

Weather and Tides

Tuesday

22 August 2017

Thunderstorm

Minimum Temperature17°C (63°F)
Wind DirectionSouth Easterly
Wind Speed14mph
VisibilityVery Good
Pressure1017mb
Humidity80%
UV Risk3
PollutionLow
Sunset20:38 BST

Wednesday

23 August 2017

Light Cloud

Maximum Temperature18°C (64°F)
Minimum Temperature14°C (57°F)
Wind DirectionSouth Westerly
Wind Speed11mph
VisibilityVery Good
Pressure1010mb
Humidity75%
UV Risk4
PollutionLow
Sunrise06:06 BST
Sunset20:35 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
Humidity76%
UV Risk4
PollutionLow
Sunrise06:08 BST
Sunset20:33 BST

Tuesday

Low tide: 06:30 BST
(05:30 22 August 2017 GMT)

High tide: 13:34 BST
(12:34 22 August 2017 GMT)

Low tide: 18:52 BST
(17:52 22 August 2017 GMT)

Wednesday

High tide: 01:33 BST
(00:33 23 August 2017 GMT)

Low tide: 07:10 BST
(06:10 23 August 2017 GMT)

High tide: 14:18 BST
(13:18 23 August 2017 GMT)

Low tide: 19:32 BST
(18:32 23 August 2017 GMT)

Thursday

High tide: 02:15 BST
(01:15 24 August 2017 GMT)

Low tide: 07:48 BST
(06:48 24 August 2017 GMT)

High tide: 14:59 BST
(13:59 24 August 2017 GMT)

Low tide: 20:11 BST
(19:11 24 August 2017 GMT)

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