Carnoustie Beach (aka Barry Sands)

Carnoustie beach has a large expanse of sand backed by the world-famous Carnoustie Links Golf Course.

Alongside the beach you have a park with a children’s play area, paddling pool, crazy golf, outdoor tennis court and wheeled sports facility.

The beach is accessed by steps and ramps and you have toilets along with car parking at the Leisure Centre and along Links Parade.

The beach is sometimes known as Barry Sands after Barry Burn that enters the sea at the beach.

Carnoustie Beach has been awarded a regional Seaside Award.

Dog Friendly Beach?

We have no current information on dog restrictions for Carnoustie Beach.

Why not check other beaches nearby as we have 10 beaches in Angus, or check our list of Angus Dog Friendly Beaches.

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7 Day Weather Forecast

Expect a temp in the range 9.4℃ to 10.6℃ with wind speed 7.5 m/sec (SW)
Friday, Feb 03cloudy
Expect a temp in the range 6.7℃ to 9.3℃ with wind speed 13.6 m/sec (W)
Saturday, Feb 04cloudy
Expect a temp in the range 7.1℃ to 9.1℃ with wind speed 5.5 m/sec (SW)
Sunday, Feb 05clearsky_night
Expect a temp in the range 1.3℃ to 1.9℃ with wind speed 5.7 m/sec (W)
Monday, Feb 06cloudy
Expect a temp in the range 3℃ to 3.6℃ with wind speed 5.8 m/sec (WSW)
Tuesday, Feb 07cloudy
Expect a temp in the range 3.6℃ to 7.9℃ with wind speed 6.5 m/sec (SW)
Wednesday, Feb 08fair_night
Expect a temp in the range 2.4℃ to 4℃ with wind speed 6.5 m/sec (WSW)

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

Carnoustie Beach Tide Times

Tide times are available at around 600 locations and the closest location to Carnoustie Beach is at River Tay Bar 5.79 km (3.60 miles) away. Tides are displayed beneath for up to 7 days and we list both high and low water times along with the height.

Thu 02 Feb
   High Tide at 00:13 (Height 4.33m)
   Low Tide at 06:21 (Height 2.04m)
   High Tide at 12:35 (Height 4.49m)
   Low Tide at 18:50 (Height 1.76m)
Fri 03 Feb
   High Tide at 01:05 (Height 4.46m)
   Low Tide at 07:07 (Height 1.91m)
   High Tide at 13:18 (Height 4.66m)
   Low Tide at 19:36 (Height 1.53m)
Sat 04 Feb
   High Tide at 01:47 (Height 4.59m)
   Low Tide at 07:45 (Height 1.75m)
   High Tide at 13:55 (Height 4.81m)
   Low Tide at 20:13 (Height 1.33m)
Sun 05 Feb
   High Tide at 02:23 (Height 4.70m)
   Low Tide at 08:20 (Height 1.60m)
   High Tide at 14:28 (Height 4.92m)
   Low Tide at 20:45 (Height 1.16m)
Mon 06 Feb
   High Tide at 02:55 (Height 4.78m)
   Low Tide at 08:49 (Height 1.47m)
   High Tide at 14:59 (Height 5.01m)
   Low Tide at 21:15 (Height 1.03m)
Tue 07 Feb
   High Tide at 03:26 (Height 4.82m)
   Low Tide at 09:18 (Height 1.37m)
   High Tide at 15:29 (Height 5.06m)
   Low Tide at 21:45 (Height 0.96m)
Wed 08 Feb
   High Tide at 03:56 (Height 4.82m)
   Low Tide at 09:45 (Height 1.33m)
   High Tide at 15:58 (Height 5.07m)
   Low Tide at 22:14 (Height 0.96m)

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