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.

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 4 beaches at Kirkcudbright, 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 13.3℃ to 13.7℃ with wind speed 8.1 m/sec (SSW)
Saturday, Oct 01
Expect a temp in the range 11.1℃ to 11.5℃ with wind speed 7.3 m/sec (W)
Sunday, Oct 02
Expect a temp in the range 10.1℃ to 11.4℃ with wind speed 6.4 m/sec (W)
Monday, Oct 03
Expect a temp in the range 9.3℃ to 12.2℃ with wind speed 4.4 m/sec (WNW)
Tuesday, Oct 04
Expect a temp in the range 14.3℃ to 14.9℃ with wind speed 7.2 m/sec (SSW)
Wednesday, Oct 05
Expect a temp in the range 12.1℃ to 14.1℃ with wind speed 3.8 m/sec (SW)
Thursday, Oct 06
Expect a temp in the range 13.1℃ to 14.1℃ with wind speed 9.5 m/sec (SW)

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 30 Sep
   High Tide at 01:30 (Height 7.35m)
   Low Tide at 08:03 (Height 1.18m)
   High Tide at 13:53 (Height 7.13m)
   Low Tide at 20:16 (Height 1.35m)
Sat 01 Oct
   High Tide at 02:09 (Height 7.07m)
   Low Tide at 08:38 (Height 1.52m)
   High Tide at 14:35 (Height 6.81m)
   Low Tide at 20:57 (Height 1.67m)
Sun 02 Oct
   High Tide at 02:56 (Height 6.65m)
   Low Tide at 09:22 (Height 1.93m)
   High Tide at 15:28 (Height 6.41m)
   Low Tide at 21:52 (Height 2.04m)
Mon 03 Oct
   High Tide at 03:59 (Height 6.14m)
   Low Tide at 10:24 (Height 2.36m)
   High Tide at 16:42 (Height 6.01m)
   Low Tide at 23:11 (Height 2.32m)
Tue 04 Oct
   High Tide at 05:31 (Height 5.77m)
   Low Tide at 12:00 (Height 2.59m)
   High Tide at 18:17 (Height 5.93m)
Wed 05 Oct
   Low Tide at 00:57 (Height 2.25m)
   High Tide at 07:13 (Height 5.86m)
   Low Tide at 13:42 (Height 2.38m)
   High Tide at 19:44 (Height 6.25m)
Thu 06 Oct
   Low Tide at 02:25 (Height 1.83m)
   High Tide at 08:35 (Height 6.32m)
   Low Tide at 14:56 (Height 1.93m)
   High Tide at 20:52 (Height 6.77m)

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