Pettycur Bay Beach

Pettycur Bay beach is a sheltered small sandy bay backed by sand dunes.

At low tide Pettycur Bay becomes a massive expanse of sand and mud flats nearly one mile wide. The beach goes out to Black Rocks and joins up in the west to Burntisland beach.

Pettycur Bay Beach has been awarded a regional Seaside Award.

Dog Friendly Beach?

Pettycur Bay Beach is dog friendly and allows dogs all year.
Pettycur Bay Beach is dog friendly and allows dogs all year.

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

Planning your visit to Pettycur Bay Beach


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Place Categories: Beaches Seaside Award

Pettycur Bay Beach 7 Day Weather Forecast

Expect a temp in the range 10.3℃ to 10.5℃ with wind speed 6.1 m/sec (SW)
Thursday, Sep 21fair_night
Expect a temp in the range 10.2℃ to 10.5℃ with wind speed 6.1 m/sec (SW)
Friday, Sep 22partlycloudy_night
Expect a temp in the range 9.1℃ to 9.6℃ with wind speed 5 m/sec (WSW)
Saturday, Sep 23clearsky_night
Expect a temp in the range 6.2℃ to 7℃ with wind speed 5.3 m/sec (W)
Sunday, Sep 24cloudy
Expect a temp in the range 13.1℃ to 13.9℃ with wind speed 3.1 m/sec (SSW)
Monday, Sep 25rain
Expect a temp in the range 15.3℃ to 16.3℃ with wind speed 7.9 m/sec (SSW)
Tuesday, Sep 26fair_night
Expect a temp in the range 13℃ to 14.5℃ with wind speed 7.1 m/sec (SW)

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

Pettycur Bay Beach Tide Times

Tide times are available at around 600 locations and the closest location to Pettycur Bay Beach is at Burntisland 3.33 km (2.07 miles) away. Tides are displayed beneath for up to 7 days and we list both high and low water times along with the height, helping you to plan the best time to visit Pettycur Bay Beach. These times are not adjusted for BST.

Wed 20 Sep
   High Tide at 05:25 (Height 5.24m)
   Low Tide at 10:43 (Height 1.41m)
   High Tide at 17:49 (Height 5.07m)
   Low Tide at 22:44 (Height 1.61m)
Thu 21 Sep
   High Tide at 06:05 (Height 5.04m)
   Low Tide at 11:08 (Height 1.67m)
   High Tide at 18:30 (Height 4.86m)
   Low Tide at 23:20 (Height 1.82m)
Fri 22 Sep
   High Tide at 06:53 (Height 4.79m)
   Low Tide at 11:49 (Height 2.00m)
   High Tide at 19:19 (Height 4.62m)
Sat 23 Sep
   Low Tide at 00:15 (Height 2.11m)
   High Tide at 07:53 (Height 4.54m)
   Low Tide at 13:07 (Height 2.38m)
   High Tide at 20:25 (Height 4.43m)
Sun 24 Sep
   Low Tide at 02:19 (Height 2.32m)
   High Tide at 09:18 (Height 4.43m)
   Low Tide at 15:42 (Height 2.47m)
   High Tide at 21:53 (Height 4.43m)
Mon 25 Sep
   Low Tide at 04:37 (Height 2.08m)
   High Tide at 10:52 (Height 4.62m)
   Low Tide at 17:12 (Height 2.19m)
   High Tide at 23:17 (Height 4.73m)
Tue 26 Sep
   Low Tide at 05:51 (Height 1.64m)
   High Tide at 12:09 (Height 5.04m)
   Low Tide at 18:10 (Height 1.82m)

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