Killantringan Bay and Knock Bay beach, Stranraer, Dumfries and Galloway
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    Killantringan Bay and Knock Bay Beach Information

    Knock Bay and Killantringan Bay contain a rural continuous sandy beach which extends to over 1km. You also some small patches of sandy beach to the north of Knock Bay. The southern part of Killantringan Bay changes from a sandy beach to a rock platform.

    This beach is one of the largest on this stretch of coast and reaches a width of over 200m in places, two streams cross the beach.

    Parking is on the south of the bay, take the single track road to the lighthouse and a small parking area as you reach the coat.  Alternatively if you like a walk park at Portpatrick 3 miles to the south and take the coastal footpath.

    We have no current information on dog restrictions for Killantringan Bay and Knock Bay Beach.

    Why not check other beaches nearby as we have 7 beaches around Stranraer, 19 beaches in Dumfries and Galloway, or check our list of Dumfries and Galloway Dog Friendly Beaches.

  • Water Quality


    Beach Bathing Water Quality


    No water quality measurement available for Killantringan Bay and Knock Bay Beach.

  • Tides
  • Weather


    7-day Weather Forecast


    Light rain today and Friday, with high temperatures rising to 19°C on Thursday.

    Today's Forecast
     Mostly cloudy throughout the day.
     
    16
    -> 
    18
       43%  72%   9 mph
      5:16 am    9:40 pm
    Tuesday, Jul 24th
     Mostly cloudy throughout the day.
     
    15
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    17
       33%  78%   2 mph
      5:17 am    9:38 pm

    Wednesday, Jul 25th
     Mostly cloudy throughout the day.
     
    14
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    18
       10%  67%   8 mph
      5:19 am    9:37 pm
    Thursday, Jul 26th
     Partly cloudy throughout the day.
     
    15
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    19
       21%  48%   16 mph
      5:21 am    9:35 pm

    Friday, Jul 27th
     Light rain in the morning.
     
    16
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    19
       49%  52%   11 mph
      5:22 am    9:33 pm
    Saturday, Jul 28th
     Mostly cloudy starting in the afternoon and breezy overnight.
     
    14
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    18
       18%  32%   12 mph
      5:24 am    9:32 pm

    Sunday, Jul 29th
     Windy until afternoon and mostly cloudy throughout the day.
     
    16
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    19
       58%  94%   18 mph
      5:26 am    9:30 pm
    Monday, Jul 30th
     Mostly cloudy starting in the evening.
     
    16
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    18
       34%  28%   7 mph
      5:27 am    9:28 pm

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