Saltcoats sandy beach is popular along with local walks and cycle-paths.
Saltcoats name is derived from the town’s earliest industry when salt was harvested from the sea water. The harbour built in 1680 ensured the town developed as a port trading in salt, fish and coal. The North Ayrshire Museum displays relics of the towns nautical past and on the archaeology, costume, transport, culture and country life with a reconstructed traditional Ayrshire cottage interior. After the turn of the twentieth century and the decline of salt panning in the town, Saltcoats became increasingly popular as a holiday destination.
Dog Friendly Beach?
We have no current information on dog restrictions for Saltcoats Beach.
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7 Day Weather Forecast
Expect a temp in the range 5.2℃ to 6.1℃ with wind speed 11.5 m/sec (W)
Expect a temp in the range 5.4℃ to 6.4℃ with wind speed 12.5 m/sec (W)
Expect a temp in the range 8.2℃ to 9℃ with wind speed 8.9 m/sec (W)
Expect a temp in the range 9.5℃ to 9.6℃ with wind speed 9.5 m/sec (WSW)
Expect a temp in the range 8℃ to 8.3℃ with wind speed 6.7 m/sec (SW)
Expect a temp in the range 5.6℃ to 6.5℃ with wind speed 8.5 m/sec (WNW)
Expect a temp in the range 3.6℃ to 5.2℃ with wind speed 3.5 m/sec (WSW)
Saltcoats weather forecast from Yr, delivered by the Norwegian Meteorological Institute and NRK
Saltcoats Beach Tide Times
Tide times are available at around 600 locations and the closest location to Saltcoats Beach is at Ardrossan 0.98 km (0.61 miles) away. Tides are displayed beneath for up to 7 days and we list both high and low water times along with the height.
Low Tide at 01:20 (Height 0.87m)
High Tide at 07:12 (Height 2.55m)
Low Tide at 13:48 (Height 1.08m)
High Tide at 20:08 (Height 2.52m)
Low Tide at 02:25 (Height 0.93m)
High Tide at 08:34 (Height 2.55m)
Low Tide at 14:58 (Height 1.01m)
High Tide at 21:45 (Height 2.53m)
Low Tide at 03:22 (Height 0.89m)
High Tide at 09:54 (Height 2.69m)
Low Tide at 15:53 (Height 0.86m)
High Tide at 22:45 (Height 2.64m)
Low Tide at 04:12 (Height 0.80m)
High Tide at 10:47 (Height 2.89m)
Low Tide at 16:39 (Height 0.71m)
High Tide at 23:32 (Height 2.74m)
Low Tide at 04:56 (Height 0.70m)
High Tide at 11:29 (Height 3.05m)
Low Tide at 17:18 (Height 0.61m)
High Tide at 00:12 (Height 2.80m)
Low Tide at 05:35 (Height 0.64m)
High Tide at 12:05 (Height 3.15m)
Low Tide at 17:52 (Height 0.56m)
High Tide at 00:49 (Height 2.82m)
Low Tide at 06:10 (Height 0.62m)
High Tide at 12:39 (Height 3.21m)
Low Tide at 18:23 (Height 0.54m)
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