Castle Sands Beach

Castle Sands is a small sandy beach that sits below the castle walls. The beach has some rock formations when the tide is out.

The beach has an old tidal pool known as “Castle Pool” that is popular.

The beach is accessible from the main town and all facilities of the town are available.

Dog Friendly Beach?

We have no current information on dog restrictions for Castle Sands Beach.

Why not check other beaches nearby as we have 25 beaches in Fife, or check our list of Fife Dog Friendly Beaches.


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Place Category: Beaches

7 Day Weather Forecast

Expect a temp in the range 3.4℃ to 8.7℃ with wind speed 12.4 m/sec (SW)
Thursday, Feb 09fair_night
Expect a temp in the range 3℃ to 3.6℃ with wind speed 9.8 m/sec (WSW)
Friday, Feb 10cloudy
Expect a temp in the range 5.4℃ to 5.9℃ with wind speed 8.4 m/sec (SW)
Saturday, Feb 11cloudy
Expect a temp in the range 9.1℃ to 9.7℃ with wind speed 10.1 m/sec (SW)
Sunday, Feb 12partlycloudy_night
Expect a temp in the range 6.7℃ to 7.7℃ with wind speed 5.3 m/sec (WSW)
Monday, Feb 13cloudy
Expect a temp in the range 4.5℃ to 6.7℃ with wind speed 3.5 m/sec (SW)
Tuesday, Feb 14cloudy
Expect a temp in the range 2.8℃ to 3.5℃ with wind speed 2.5 m/sec (S)

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

Castle Sands Beach Tide Times

Tide times are available at around 600 locations and the closest location to Castle Sands Beach is at Anstruther Easter 14.97 km (9.30 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.

Wed 08 Feb
   High Tide at 03:54 (Height 4.93m)
   Low Tide at 09:39 (Height 1.21m)
   High Tide at 16:06 (Height 5.02m)
   Low Tide at 22:12 (Height 0.89m)
Thu 09 Feb
   High Tide at 04:27 (Height 4.90m)
   Low Tide at 10:08 (Height 1.24m)
   High Tide at 16:36 (Height 4.98m)
   Low Tide at 22:41 (Height 0.96m)
Fri 10 Feb
   High Tide at 05:02 (Height 4.83m)
   Low Tide at 10:32 (Height 1.34m)
   High Tide at 17:09 (Height 4.91m)
   Low Tide at 23:07 (Height 1.10m)
Sat 11 Feb
   High Tide at 05:38 (Height 4.73m)
   Low Tide at 10:52 (Height 1.46m)
   High Tide at 17:45 (Height 4.81m)
   Low Tide at 23:31 (Height 1.27m)
Sun 12 Feb
   High Tide at 06:19 (Height 4.60m)
   Low Tide at 11:21 (Height 1.61m)
   High Tide at 18:25 (Height 4.68m)
Mon 13 Feb
   Low Tide at 00:03 (Height 1.49m)
   High Tide at 07:05 (Height 4.45m)
   Low Tide at 12:04 (Height 1.82m)
   High Tide at 19:15 (Height 4.50m)
Tue 14 Feb
   Low Tide at 00:52 (Height 1.75m)
   High Tide at 08:00 (Height 4.30m)
   Low Tide at 13:07 (Height 2.06m)
   High Tide at 20:21 (Height 4.33m)

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