Traigh Mhor is a white sandy beach on the eastern side of Iona.
Place Category: Beaches
Bay at the Back of the Ocean beach is a sheltered cove with wide sandy beach. It is home to the Spouting Cave, a natural phenomenon.
At low to medium tide, with a good swell and a north westerly breeze, a fountain of spray bursts above the cliff.
The name “Bay at the Back of the Ocean” comes from the translation for “Camas Cuil an t-Saimh“.
If you wanted to travel West your next stop would be North America.
We have no current information on dog restrictions for Bay at the Back of the Ocean Beach.
Bay at the Back of the Ocean Beach 7-day Weather Forecast
Light rain today through Tuesday, with temperatures falling to 11°C on Sunday.Mostly cloudy throughout the day and windy overnight.Today's Forecast
9->1252% 78% 18 mph
8:05 am 6:18 pmLight rain starting in the evening.Thursday, Oct 19th
11->1393% 94% 21 mph
8:07 am 6:16 pmLight rain in the morning.Friday, Oct 20th
10->1287% 94% 2 mph
8:09 am 6:13 pmLight rain in the morning and evening and windy overnight.Saturday, Oct 21st
10->1390% 98% 8 mph
8:11 am 6:11 pmWindy until afternoon and mostly cloudy throughout the day.Sunday, Oct 22nd
9->1165% 90% 20 mph
8:13 am 6:09 pmMostly cloudy throughout the day.Monday, Oct 23rd
11->1280% 71% 21 mph
8:15 am 6:06 pmMostly cloudy throughout the day and windy overnight.Tuesday, Oct 24th
11->1267% 64% 22 mph
8:17 am 6:04 pmPartly cloudy starting in the afternoon, continuing until evening.Wednesday, Oct 25th
10->1253% 34% 19 mph
8:19 am 6:01 pm
Bay at the Back of the Ocean Beach Tide Times
Bay at the Back of the Ocean Beach Bathing Water Quality
No water quality measurement available for Bay at the Back of the Ocean Beach.
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