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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Castle Sands Beach 7 Day Weather Forecast

Expect a temp in the range 12.6℃ to 14.6℃ with wind speed 3.5 m/sec (ESE)
Thursday, Jun 01cloudy
Expect a temp in the range 10.7℃ to 11.2℃ with wind speed 2 m/sec (ESE)
Friday, Jun 02cloudy
Expect a temp in the range 9.1℃ to 9.4℃ with wind speed 3 m/sec (ENE)
Saturday, Jun 03cloudy
Expect a temp in the range 9.4℃ to 9.9℃ with wind speed 2.2 m/sec (ENE)
Sunday, Jun 04fair_night
Expect a temp in the range 7.4℃ to 10.6℃ with wind speed 1.7 m/sec (E)
Monday, Jun 05cloudy
Expect a temp in the range 9.7℃ to 11.8℃ with wind speed 1.4 m/sec (NE)
Tuesday, Jun 06cloudy
Expect a temp in the range 11.1℃ to 12℃ with wind speed 2 m/sec (E)

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 31 May
   Low Tide at 05:14 (Height 1.91m)
   High Tide at 11:27 (Height 4.41m)
   Low Tide at 17:42 (Height 1.42m)
   High Tide at 23:53 (Height 4.53m)
Thu 01 Jun
   Low Tide at 05:57 (Height 1.65m)
   High Tide at 12:15 (Height 4.61m)
   Low Tide at 18:23 (Height 1.23m)
Fri 02 Jun
   High Tide at 00:39 (Height 4.74m)
   Low Tide at 06:38 (Height 1.39m)
   High Tide at 12:59 (Height 4.81m)
   Low Tide at 19:03 (Height 1.07m)
Sat 03 Jun
   High Tide at 01:20 (Height 4.91m)
   Low Tide at 07:19 (Height 1.16m)
   High Tide at 13:42 (Height 4.98m)
   Low Tide at 19:45 (Height 0.96m)
Sun 04 Jun
   High Tide at 02:00 (Height 5.04m)
   Low Tide at 08:03 (Height 0.96m)
   High Tide at 14:23 (Height 5.12m)
   Low Tide at 20:29 (Height 0.92m)
Mon 05 Jun
   High Tide at 02:40 (Height 5.12m)
   Low Tide at 08:50 (Height 0.82m)
   High Tide at 15:08 (Height 5.20m)
   Low Tide at 21:15 (Height 0.96m)
Tue 06 Jun
   High Tide at 03:22 (Height 5.14m)
   Low Tide at 09:40 (Height 0.76m)
   High Tide at 15:55 (Height 5.21m)
   Low Tide at 22:03 (Height 1.09m)

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