Use my current location crosshair

UK tide times

Recent locations
Loading Met Office

Golspie - North (Beach)

Saturday 21 October

High Low High Low
01:14 07:24 13:35 19:37
4.1 m 0.8 m 4.0 m 0.9 m
Weather conditions Wind speed/direction On/Offshore wind direction
Cloudy E 15

Tidal data supplied by National Oceanographic Centre

View a detailed forecast for this area

Sunday 22 October

High Low High Low
01:51 07:55 14:10 20:09
4.0 m 0.9 m 4.0 m 1.0 m
Weather conditions Wind speed/direction On/Offshore wind direction
Light shower day NNW 6

Tidal data supplied by National Oceanographic Centre

View a detailed forecast for this area

Monday 23 October

High Low High Low
02:28 08:26 14:42 20:40
3.9 m 1.0 m 3.9 m 1.1 m
Weather conditions Wind speed/direction On/Offshore wind direction
Cloudy SSE 10

Tidal data supplied by National Oceanographic Centre

View a detailed forecast for this area

Tuesday 24 October

High Low High Low
03:03 08:55 15:14 21:11
3.8 m 1.2 m 3.7 m 1.2 m
Weather conditions Wind speed/direction On/Offshore wind direction
Sunny intervals SW 12

Tidal data supplied by National Oceanographic Centre

View a detailed forecast for this area

Wednesday 25 October

High Low High Low
03:38 09:27 15:46 21:46
3.6 m 1.4 m 3.6 m 1.4 m
Weather conditions Wind speed/direction On/Offshore wind direction
Cloudy SW 9

Tidal data supplied by National Oceanographic Centre

View a detailed forecast for this area

Regional forecast for Highlands & Eilean Siar

This Evening and Tonight:

A few clear spells at first, but rain spreading to Lochaber and the Hebrides through the evening and moving northeast overnight. Clearer weather following to all but Caithness and Sutherland by morning. Light winds at first but winds strengthening overnight Minimum Temperature 8 °C.

Saturday:

Rain clearing northern parts in morning then bright or sunny intervals, with best of sunshine in northwest. Some showers though, these most frequent over Lochaber and the Isles. Winds easing. Maximum Temperature 14 °C.

Outlook for Sunday to Tuesday:

Bright sp[ells and scattered showers on Sunday, then changeable with rain or showers, heaviest and most prolonged across the West Highlands. Strong or gale force southwest winds at times.

Updated at: 1616 on Fri 20 Oct 2017


How to use this page

To view Tide Times for a desired location, either browse the map above to select your desired location or enter a beach location into the search box and click on your chosen location. Tide tables are displayed beneath the weather forecast for up to five days ahead.

Tide times are available for around 500 locations. To change location, enter your or the first half of a UK postcode into the search box.

For web browsers that have geolocation capabilities, you can also use the 'find my location' button to automatically find your location.

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.