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Peffersands (Beach)

Saturday 25 March

High Low High Low
00:35 06:36 12:50 18:58
4.5 m 1.6 m 4.6 m 1.3 m
Weather conditions Wind speed/direction On/Offshore wind direction
Sunny day WSW 13
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Sunday 26 March

High Low High Low
02:18 08:16 14:33 20:38
4.8 m 1.3 m 4.9 m 1.0 m
Weather conditions Wind speed/direction On/Offshore wind direction
Cloudy E 9
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Monday 27 March

High Low High Low
02:57 08:55 15:10 21:19
5.1 m 1.0 m 5.2 m 0.7 m
Weather conditions Wind speed/direction On/Offshore wind direction
Overcast E 10
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Tuesday 28 March

High Low High Low
03:34 09:36 15:47 22:01
5.3 m 0.8 m 5.4 m 0.5 m
Weather conditions Wind speed/direction On/Offshore wind direction
Cloudy SSE 9
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Wednesday 29 March

High Low High Low
04:11 10:17 16:24 22:43
5.5 m 0.6 m 5.6 m 0.4 m
Weather conditions Wind speed/direction On/Offshore wind direction
Cloudy SSE 13
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Regional forecast for Dumfries, Galloway, Lothian & Borders

This Evening and Tonight:

Sunny early evening then a dry and clear night will follow with light winds. Temperatures will fall away after dark with a touch of frost developing. A few mist patches may develop in the Border glens. Minimum Temperature 1 °C.

Sunday:

After a chilly start it will be another fine and dry day with plenty of sunshine. Warmest across Dumfries & Galloway and the west but cooler near the east coast. Maximum Temperature 15 °C.

Outlook for Monday to Wednesday:

Cloudier and cooler across eastern parts but dry with sunny spells in the west. Turning breezier on Wednesday with spells of rain.

Updated at: 1443 on Sat 25 Mar 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.