British Beaches

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Isle of Harris Beach

Isle of Harris, Western Isles

The Isle of Harris has a number of remote and beautiful beaches. popular for surfing. Canoeing, swimming, fishing and boating. Local slipway at the Sound of Taransay with a watersports centre specialising in sailing & a camp site.

Weather and Tides

Tuesday

22 August 2017

Light Rain

Maximum Temperature17°C (63°F)
Minimum Temperature15°C (59°F)
Wind DirectionSouth Easterly
Wind Speed9mph
VisibilityGood
Pressure1016mb
Humidity92%
UV Risk2
PollutionLow
Sunrise06:06 BST
Sunset20:55 BST

Wednesday

23 August 2017

Light Rain Shower

Maximum Temperature17°C (63°F)
Minimum Temperature12°C (54°F)
Wind DirectionSouth South Westerly
Wind Speed11mph
VisibilityGood
Pressure1007mb
Humidity89%
UV Risk3
PollutionLow
Sunrise06:08 BST
Sunset20:52 BST

Tuesday

Low tide: 01:52 BST
(00:52 22 August 2017 GMT)

High tide: 07:42 BST
(06:42 22 August 2017 GMT)

Low tide: 14:01 BST
(13:01 22 August 2017 GMT)

High tide: 19:54 BST
(18:54 22 August 2017 GMT)

Wednesday

Low tide: 02:35 BST
(01:35 23 August 2017 GMT)

High tide: 08:19 BST
(07:19 23 August 2017 GMT)

Low tide: 14:41 BST
(13:41 23 August 2017 GMT)

High tide: 20:28 BST
(19:28 23 August 2017 GMT)

Thursday

Low tide: 03:15 BST
(02:15 24 August 2017 GMT)

High tide: 08:54 BST
(07:54 24 August 2017 GMT)

Low tide: 15:20 BST
(14:20 24 August 2017 GMT)

High tide: 21:03 BST
(20:03 24 August 2017 GMT)

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