Dhoon Beach (aka Nun Mill Bay)
Dhoon is a sandy beach approx. 350m long within Kirkcudbright Bay, also known as Nun Mill Bay which it looks out to. The beach slopes gently into the water making it a great swimming beach although it all but disappears at high tide.
The beach has some interesting rocks, is backed by grass areas and is surrounded by trees. At low tide, you have some great swimming and some rocks to explore, you even get to see a shipwreck.
The wreck is of the schooner Monreith of Wigtown wrecked in the Kirkcudbright Bay on the 12th November 1900.
You need to be careful if going out to the wreck as the beach turns from compact sand to mud flats.
Car parking and picnic area.
Dog Friendly Beach?
We have no current information on dog restrictions for Dhoon Beach.
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7 Day Weather Forecast
Expect a temp in the range 5.3℃ to 7℃ with wind speed 7.8 m/sec (SSW)
Expect a temp in the range 5.1℃ to 5.4℃ with wind speed 7 m/sec (SSW)
Expect a temp in the range 7.1℃ to 8.1℃ with wind speed 9.1 m/sec (SW)
Expect a temp in the range 5℃ to 7.2℃ with wind speed 2.1 m/sec (WNW)
Expect a temp in the range 4.2℃ to 7.3℃ with wind speed 10.3 m/sec (WSW)
Expect a temp in the range 5℃ to 6.4℃ with wind speed 4.2 m/sec (WSW)
Expect a temp in the range 7.4℃ to 8.3℃ with wind speed 6.9 m/sec (WSW)
Kirkcudbright weather forecast from Yr, delivered by the Norwegian Meteorological Institute and NRK
Dhoon Beach Tide Times
Tide times are available at around 600 locations and the closest location to Dhoon Beach is at Kirkcudbright Bay 2.22 km (1.38 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.
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)
Low Tide at 05:59 (Height 1.52m)
High Tide at 12:03 (Height 7.08m)
Low Tide at 18:31 (Height 1.29m)
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)
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)
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)
High Tide at 01:53 (Height 6.90m)
Low Tide at 08:05 (Height 1.40m)
High Tide at 14:03 (Height 7.04m)
Low Tide at 20:35 (Height 1.39m)
High Tide at 02:25 (Height 6.77m)
Low Tide at 08:39 (Height 1.57m)
High Tide at 14:34 (Height 6.90m)
Low Tide at 21:06 (Height 1.60m)
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