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

    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.

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    Killantringan Bay and Knock Bay Beach Bathing Water Quality


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

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    Killantringan Bay and Knock Bay Beach 7-day Weather Forecast


    Light rain throughout the week, with temperatures rising to 8°C on Sunday.

    Today's Forecast
     Windy throughout the day and light rain overnight.
     
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      8:35 am    4:26 pm
    Wednesday, Jan 17th
     Windy until afternoon and rain starting in the evening.
     
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       97%  79%   21 mph
      8:34 am    4:28 pm

    Thursday, Jan 18th
     Windy in the morning and partly cloudy throughout the day.
     
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       94%  59%   17 mph
      8:33 am    4:30 pm
    Friday, Jan 19th
     Mostly cloudy throughout the day and windy in the morning.
     
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       84%  78%   18 mph
      8:32 am    4:32 pm

    Saturday, Jan 20th
     Mostly cloudy starting in the afternoon.
     
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       46%  62%   10 mph
      8:31 am    4:34 pm
    Sunday, Jan 21st
     Rain in the morning and windy until afternoon.
     
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       80%  97%   16 mph
      8:29 am    4:36 pm

    Monday, Jan 22nd
     Overcast throughout the day.
     
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       49%  95%   11 mph
      8:28 am    4:38 pm
    Tuesday, Jan 23rd
     Mostly cloudy throughout the day and windy starting in the evening.
     
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       71%  67%   15 mph
      8:27 am    4:40 pm

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