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Coldingham Bay (Beach)

Tuesday 26 September

High Low High
07:15 12:27 19:29
4.6 m 1.7 m 4.5 m
Weather conditions Wind speed/direction On/Offshore wind direction
Cloudy SE 10

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Wednesday 27 September

Low High Low High
00:37 08:03 13:09 20:19
1.8 m 4.4 m 2.0 m 4.3 m
Weather conditions Wind speed/direction On/Offshore wind direction
Cloudy SE 18

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Thursday 28 September

Low High Low High
01:31 08:58 14:17 21:15
2.1 m 4.2 m 2.3 m 4.1 m
Weather conditions Wind speed/direction On/Offshore wind direction
Sunny intervals S 6

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Friday 29 September

Low High Low High
03:06 10:01 15:57 22:19
2.4 m 4.0 m 2.5 m 4.1 m
Weather conditions Wind speed/direction On/Offshore wind direction
Heavy rain S 12

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Saturday 30 September

Low High Low High
05:14 11:09 17:47 23:27
2.3 m 4.0 m 2.4 m 4.1 m
Weather conditions Wind speed/direction On/Offshore wind direction
Sunny intervals SW 10

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Regional forecast for Dumfries, Galloway, Lothian & Borders

This Evening and Tonight:

A dry but rather cloudy evening and night, the best of any clearer spells expected across Dumfries and Galloway. Fresh to strong southeasterly winds along the Galloway coast, but lighter further east. Minimum Temperature 9 °C.

Wednesday:

A mainly dry day but, after a rather cloudy start it becomes brighter with some sunny spells developing. Cloudier across Galoway later with rain by evening. Occasionally strong southeasterly winds. Maximum Temperature 18 °C.

Outlook for Thursday to Saturday:

Winds ease on Thursday with rain in the morning, sunny later. Strong winds on Friday with rain then showers. Lighter winds with further showers Saturday.

Updated at: 1706 on Tue 26 Sep 2017


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What are tides?

Tides refer to the rise and fall of a body of water, most commonly seen in the oceans; caused by the interaction between the moon, sun and Earth.

As the positions of Earth, sun and moon change in relation to each other, the gravitational pull and centrifugal forces acting upon the oceans vary and it is these differences that cause fluctuation in the height of the sea which we see at the tides going out and in.

In the UK we mostly experience a semi-diurnal tide which means we experience two high tides and two low tides each day. These occur approximately every 12 hours and 25 minutes.