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Shell Bay. Earlsferry Beach

Earlsferry, Fife

A secluded sandy bay on the Fife coastpath.

Weather and Tides

Friday

21 July 2017

Partly Cloudy

Minimum Temperature14°C (57°F)
Wind DirectionEasterly
Wind Speed20mph
VisibilityVery Good
Pressure1006mb
Humidity76%
UV Risk5
PollutionLow
Sunset21:41 BST

Saturday

22 July 2017

Light Rain

Maximum Temperature16°C (61°F)
Minimum Temperature14°C (57°F)
Wind DirectionEast North Easterly
Wind Speed18mph
VisibilityVery Good
Pressure1011mb
Humidity83%
UV Risk3
PollutionLow
Sunrise04:56 BST
Sunset21:39 BST

Sunday

23 July 2017

Light Rain

Maximum Temperature17°C (63°F)
Minimum Temperature12°C (54°F)
Wind DirectionNorth North Easterly
Wind Speed18mph
VisibilityGood
Pressure1012mb
Humidity92%
UV Risk3
PollutionLow
Sunrise04:57 BST
Sunset21:37 BST

Friday

High tide: 01:00 BST
(00:00 21 July 2017 GMT)

Low tide: 07:14 BST
(06:14 21 July 2017 GMT)

High tide: 13:25 BST
(12:25 21 July 2017 GMT)

Low tide: 19:44 BST
(18:44 21 July 2017 GMT)

Saturday

High tide: 01:57 BST
(00:57 22 July 2017 GMT)

Low tide: 08:17 BST
(07:17 22 July 2017 GMT)

High tide: 14:24 BST
(13:24 22 July 2017 GMT)

Low tide: 20:40 BST
(19:40 22 July 2017 GMT)

Sunday

High tide: 02:51 BST
(01:51 23 July 2017 GMT)

Low tide: 09:13 BST
(08:13 23 July 2017 GMT)

High tide: 15:18 BST
(14:18 23 July 2017 GMT)

Low tide: 21:31 BST
(20:31 23 July 2017 GMT)

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