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.

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

Why not check other beaches nearby as we have 3 beaches around St Andrews, 25 beaches in Fife, or check our list of Fife Dog Friendly Beaches.

Beach Water Quality

No water quality measurement available for Castle Sands Beach.


Castle Sands Beach 7 day weather forecast, weather in St Andrews, Fife

Expect a temp in the range 0.8℃ to 4.7℃ with wind speed 3.2 m/sec (WSW)
Friday, Dec 10
Expect a temp in the range 0.5℃ to 3.1℃ with wind speed 4.9 m/sec (W)
Saturday, Dec 11
Expect a temp in the range -1.2℃ to 1.2℃ with wind speed 2.7 m/sec (WSW)
Sunday, Dec 12
Expect a temp in the range 5.8℃ to 6.7℃ with wind speed 4.7 m/sec (SW)
Monday, Dec 13
Expect a temp in the range 6℃ to 12℃ with wind speed 8.7 m/sec (SSW)
Tuesday, Dec 14
Expect a temp in the range 2.1℃ to 2.9℃ with wind speed 2.7 m/sec (SW)
Wednesday, Dec 15
Expect a temp in the range 10.1℃ to 10.4℃ with wind speed 8.3 m/sec (SW)

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


Castle Sands Beach tide times.

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