Pencil Beach

Pencil beach is a sandy beach named after the monument that commemorates the Battle of Largs 1263.

The beach is more popular with sailing and has a club and marina. Good launching facilities.

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

Why not check other beaches nearby as we have 3 beaches at Largs, 26 beaches in Ayrshire, or check our list of Ayrshire Dog Friendly Beaches.

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7 Day Weather Forecast

Expect a temp in the range 4.1℃ to 4.9℃ with wind speed 4.8 m/sec (ENE)
Monday, Dec 05partlycloudy_night
Expect a temp in the range 4.3℃ to 4.7℃ with wind speed 6.2 m/sec (NE)
Tuesday, Dec 06partlycloudy_night
Expect a temp in the range 3.5℃ to 4.5℃ with wind speed 2.9 m/sec (N)
Wednesday, Dec 07fair_night
Expect a temp in the range 1.5℃ to 1.8℃ with wind speed 3.3 m/sec (NNW)
Thursday, Dec 08fair_night
Expect a temp in the range -0.7℃ to 0.7℃ with wind speed 4.5 m/sec (NNW)
Friday, Dec 09fair_night
Expect a temp in the range 0.7℃ to 2.9℃ with wind speed 4.2 m/sec (WNW)
Saturday, Dec 10cloudy
Expect a temp in the range -0.7℃ to 1℃ with wind speed 3.6 m/sec (E)

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

Pencil Beach Tide Times

Tide times are available at around 600 locations and the closest location to Pencil Beach is at MILLPORT 5.67 km (3.52 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.

Sun 04 Dec
   Low Tide at 02:35 (Height 0.54m)
   High Tide at 09:29 (Height 2.98m)
   Low Tide at 14:53 (Height 0.99m)
   High Tide at 21:40 (Height 3.20m)
Mon 05 Dec
   Low Tide at 03:25 (Height 0.52m)
   High Tide at 10:17 (Height 3.09m)
   Low Tide at 15:43 (Height 0.88m)
   High Tide at 22:34 (Height 3.25m)
Tue 06 Dec
   Low Tide at 04:10 (Height 0.53m)
   High Tide at 10:58 (Height 3.19m)
   Low Tide at 16:28 (Height 0.80m)
   High Tide at 23:20 (Height 3.26m)
Wed 07 Dec
   Low Tide at 04:52 (Height 0.58m)
   High Tide at 11:34 (Height 3.27m)
   Low Tide at 17:09 (Height 0.75m)
Thu 08 Dec
   High Tide at 00:02 (Height 3.24m)
   Low Tide at 05:31 (Height 0.65m)
   High Tide at 12:08 (Height 3.35m)
   Low Tide at 17:47 (Height 0.74m)
Fri 09 Dec
   High Tide at 00:40 (Height 3.20m)
   Low Tide at 06:06 (Height 0.73m)
   High Tide at 12:42 (Height 3.42m)
   Low Tide at 18:23 (Height 0.75m)
Sat 10 Dec
   High Tide at 01:16 (Height 3.14m)
   Low Tide at 06:41 (Height 0.81m)
   High Tide at 13:17 (Height 3.46m)
   Low Tide at 18:58 (Height 0.76m)

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