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Sandyhills Beach

Dalbeattie, Dumfries and Galloway

A sandy beach with shallow waters ideal for paddling and bathing. Low tide can reveal miles of sand and other secluded bays.

Weather and Tides

Friday

21 July 2017

Light Rain

Minimum Temperature14°C (57°F)
Wind DirectionEasterly
Wind Speed10mph
VisibilityVery Good
Pressure1002mb
Humidity80%
UV Risk3
PollutionLow
Sunset21:37 BST

Saturday

22 July 2017

Thunderstorm

Maximum Temperature18°C (64°F)
Minimum Temperature13°C (55°F)
Wind DirectionEasterly
Wind Speed8mph
VisibilityVery Good
Pressure1007mb
Humidity82%
UV Risk4
PollutionLow
Sunrise05:08 BST
Sunset21:35 BST

Sunday

23 July 2017

Light Rain Shower

Maximum Temperature19°C (66°F)
Minimum Temperature13°C (55°F)
Wind DirectionNorth North Easterly
Wind Speed9mph
VisibilityGood
Pressure1011mb
Humidity74%
UV Risk3
PollutionLow
Sunrise05:09 BST
Sunset21:34 BST

Friday

Low tide: 04:34 BST
(03:34 21 July 2017 GMT)

High tide: 10:24 BST
(09:24 21 July 2017 GMT)

Low tide: 17:03 BST
(16:03 21 July 2017 GMT)

High tide: 22:55 BST
(21:55 21 July 2017 GMT)

Saturday

Low tide: 05:38 BST
(04:38 22 July 2017 GMT)

High tide: 11:23 BST
(10:23 22 July 2017 GMT)

Low tide: 18:02 BST
(17:02 22 July 2017 GMT)

High tide: 23:49 BST
(22:49 22 July 2017 GMT)

Sunday

Low tide: 06:37 BST
(05:37 23 July 2017 GMT)

High tide: 12:17 BST
(11:17 23 July 2017 GMT)

Low tide: 18:57 BST
(17:57 23 July 2017 GMT)

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