Brighouse Bay Beach

Brighouse Bay is a small sandy beach located in a sheltered bay on a quiet peninsula near Kirkcudbright. The beach has a number of rockpools to explore and can be busy on a hot summer’s day.

The peninsula and nearby woods offer some great opportunities for walking.

The bay has car parking, toilets along and a nearby holiday park that provides a shop and café.

Dog Friendly Beach?

Brighouse Bay Beach is dog friendly and allows dogs all year.
Brighouse Bay Beach is dog friendly and allows dogs all year.

Why not check other beaches nearby as we have 19 beaches in Dumfries and Galloway, or check our list of Dumfries and Galloway Dog Friendly Beaches.

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7 Day Weather Forecast

Expect a temp in the range 7.3℃ to 10.5℃ with wind speed 8.6 m/sec (WSW)
Saturday, Feb 04cloudy
Expect a temp in the range 7.2℃ to 8℃ with wind speed 5.5 m/sec (WSW)
Sunday, Feb 05partlycloudy_night
Expect a temp in the range 0.2℃ to 3℃ with wind speed 4.4 m/sec (NW)
Monday, Feb 06cloudy
Expect a temp in the range 6.1℃ to 6.6℃ with wind speed 7 m/sec (SSE)
Tuesday, Feb 07cloudy
Expect a temp in the range 7.2℃ to 7.9℃ with wind speed 6.4 m/sec (SSW)
Wednesday, Feb 08cloudy
Expect a temp in the range 4℃ to 7.2℃ with wind speed 2.1 m/sec (E)
Thursday, Feb 09rain
Expect a temp in the range 7.4℃ to 8℃ with wind speed 8.7 m/sec (SSW)

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

Brighouse Bay Beach Tide Times

Tide times are available at around 600 locations and the closest location to Brighouse Bay Beach is at Kirkcudbright Bay 3.86 km (2.40 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.

Fri 03 Feb
   Low Tide at 04:10 (Height 2.08m)
   High Tide at 10:17 (Height 6.45m)
   Low Tide at 16:45 (Height 1.82m)
   High Tide at 22:40 (Height 6.46m)
Sat 04 Feb
   Low Tide at 04:52 (Height 1.87m)
   High Tide at 10:56 (Height 6.73m)
   Low Tide at 17:25 (Height 1.59m)
   High Tide at 23:17 (Height 6.68m)
Sun 05 Feb
   Low Tide at 05:27 (Height 1.68m)
   High Tide at 11:31 (Height 6.94m)
   Low Tide at 18:00 (Height 1.42m)
   High Tide at 23:51 (Height 6.84m)
Mon 06 Feb
   Low Tide at 05:59 (Height 1.52m)
   High Tide at 12:03 (Height 7.08m)
   Low Tide at 18:31 (Height 1.29m)
Tue 07 Feb
   High Tide at 00:21 (Height 6.95m)
   Low Tide at 06:30 (Height 1.39m)
   High Tide at 12:33 (Height 7.16m)
   Low Tide at 19:01 (Height 1.21m)
Wed 08 Feb
   High Tide at 00:52 (Height 6.99m)
   Low Tide at 07:01 (Height 1.31m)
   High Tide at 13:04 (Height 7.18m)
   Low Tide at 19:31 (Height 1.18m)
Thu 09 Feb
   High Tide at 01:22 (Height 6.98m)
   Low Tide at 07:32 (Height 1.31m)
   High Tide at 13:33 (Height 7.14m)
   Low Tide at 20:02 (Height 1.24m)

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