Dunure Castle, Ayrshire



Dunure Castle is located in the village of Dunure on the west coast of Scotland, in South Ayrshire. Dunure Castle is in ruins and sits on a rocky promontory overlooking the small Dunure harbour. The castle consisted of two sections; an irregular shaped keep on the top of a precipitous rock and other buildings at a lower level.

A castle existed on this site from the late 13th century. The current remains dating to the 15th and 16th century. The castle is the point of origin of the Kennedys of Carrick, who once ruled over much of south western Scotland.

The castle is open to the public and is within the Kennedy Park, which has a number of facilities for visitors.


Our 7 day weather forecast for Ayr in Ayrshire

Expect a temp in the range 12.9℃ to 13.9℃ with wind speed 3.7 m/sec (WSW)
Sunday, Jun 20
Expect a temp in the range 12.1℃ to 13.5℃ with wind speed 3.5 m/sec (ESE)
Monday, Jun 21
Expect a temp in the range 11.6℃ to 11.9℃ with wind speed 5.1 m/sec (NNW)
Tuesday, Jun 22
Expect a temp in the range 9.4℃ to 12.1℃ with wind speed 2.5 m/sec (E)
Wednesday, Jun 23
Expect a temp in the range 10.7℃ to 11.5℃ with wind speed 3.3 m/sec (NW)
Thursday, Jun 24
Expect a temp in the range 12.6℃ to 12.9℃ with wind speed 3.1 m/sec (WSW)
Friday, Jun 25
Expect a temp in the range 12.5℃ to 13.8℃ with wind speed 5.2 m/sec (SW)

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

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