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Sinclairs Bay - Keiss Beach

Wick, Highland

The northern end of the long strip of sand which makes up Sinclair bay.

Weather and Tides


22 August 2017

Thick Cloud

Maximum Temperature14°C (57°F)
Minimum Temperature13°C (55°F)
Wind DirectionEast South Easterly
Wind Speed17mph
VisibilityVery Good
UV Risk2
Sunrise05:49 BST
Sunset20:42 BST


23 August 2017

Light Rain

Maximum Temperature16°C (61°F)
Minimum Temperature11°C (52°F)
Wind DirectionSouth Easterly
Wind Speed16mph
UV Risk2
Sunrise05:51 BST
Sunset20:39 BST


24 August 2017

Light Rain Shower

Maximum Temperature17°C (63°F)
Minimum Temperature11°C (52°F)
Wind DirectionWest North Westerly
Wind Speed5mph
VisibilityVery Good
UV Risk3
Sunrise05:53 BST
Sunset20:37 BST


Low tide: 06:15 BST
(05:15 22 August 2017 GMT)

High tide: 12:41 BST
(11:41 22 August 2017 GMT)

Low tide: 18:24 BST
(17:24 22 August 2017 GMT)


High tide: 00:53 BST
(23:53 22 August 2017 GMT)

Low tide: 06:56 BST
(05:56 23 August 2017 GMT)

High tide: 13:23 BST
(12:23 23 August 2017 GMT)

Low tide: 19:03 BST
(18:03 23 August 2017 GMT)


High tide: 01:34 BST
(00:34 24 August 2017 GMT)

Low tide: 07:36 BST
(06:36 24 August 2017 GMT)

High tide: 14:02 BST
(13:02 24 August 2017 GMT)

Low tide: 19:40 BST
(18:40 24 August 2017 GMT)

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