Footdee Beach

Footdee Beach is a sandy beach at the harbour end of the main Aberdeen beach.

Footdee is known to the locals as “Fittie” – is a small village at the east end of Aberdeen’s harbour. Originally a fishing village, it comprises of two areas of fishing cottages built in two squares. It’s a popular beach for windsurfing, kayaking, jet skiing and fishing as well as the usual holiday makers sunbathing and swimming.

There is good parking but no lifeguard. The nearest town is Aberdeen with all the facilities it has to offer and there are many attractions nearby.

Footdee Beach is dog friendly and allows dogs all year.
Footdee Beach is dog friendly and allows dogs all year.

Why not check other beaches nearby as we have 4 beaches at Aberdeen, 18 beaches in Aberdeenshire, or check our list of Aberdeenshire Dog Friendly Beaches.

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7 Day Weather Forecast

Expect a temp in the range 6.4℃ to 9℃ with wind speed 2.6 m/sec (SSW)
Tuesday, Nov 29clearsky_night
Expect a temp in the range 0.9℃ to 1.8℃ with wind speed 2.6 m/sec (WNW)
Wednesday, Nov 30cloudy
Expect a temp in the range 4.8℃ to 5.4℃ with wind speed 4 m/sec (SSW)
Thursday, Dec 01rain
Expect a temp in the range 6.9℃ to 7.3℃ with wind speed 4.4 m/sec (S)
Friday, Dec 02cloudy
Expect a temp in the range 5.3℃ to 7.2℃ with wind speed 6.8 m/sec (SE)
Saturday, Dec 03rain
Expect a temp in the range 5.6℃ to 6.3℃ with wind speed 7.3 m/sec (E)
Sunday, Dec 04rainshowers_night
Expect a temp in the range 3.9℃ to 4.5℃ with wind speed 3.7 m/sec (ENE)

Aberdeen weather forecast from Yr, delivered by the Norwegian Meteorological Institute and NRK

Footdee Beach Tide Times

Tide times are available at around 600 locations and the closest location to Footdee Beach is at ABERDEEN 0.74 km (0.46 miles) away. Tides are displayed beneath for up to 7 days and we list both high and low water times along with the height. These times are not adjusted for BST.

Mon 28 Nov
   High Tide at 04:10 (Height 4.17m)
   Low Tide at 10:03 (Height 1.37m)
   High Tide at 16:16 (Height 4.15m)
   Low Tide at 22:40 (Height 1.01m)
Tue 29 Nov
   High Tide at 05:15 (Height 3.97m)
   Low Tide at 11:02 (Height 1.62m)
   High Tide at 17:18 (Height 3.99m)
   Low Tide at 23:49 (Height 1.13m)
Wed 30 Nov
   High Tide at 06:24 (Height 3.80m)
   Low Tide at 12:12 (Height 1.80m)
   High Tide at 18:28 (Height 3.87m)
Thu 01 Dec
   Low Tide at 01:03 (Height 1.22m)
   High Tide at 07:37 (Height 3.70m)
   Low Tide at 13:27 (Height 1.88m)
   High Tide at 19:40 (Height 3.82m)
Fri 02 Dec
   Low Tide at 02:17 (Height 1.23m)
   High Tide at 08:52 (Height 3.70m)
   Low Tide at 14:41 (Height 1.83m)
   High Tide at 20:53 (Height 3.84m)
Sat 03 Dec
   Low Tide at 03:27 (Height 1.20m)
   High Tide at 09:58 (Height 3.77m)
   Low Tide at 15:47 (Height 1.70m)
   High Tide at 21:59 (Height 3.92m)
Sun 04 Dec
   Low Tide at 04:25 (Height 1.15m)
   High Tide at 10:50 (Height 3.87m)
   Low Tide at 16:41 (Height 1.53m)
   High Tide at 22:53 (Height 4.01m)

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