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 Friday, with temperatures rising to 13°C on Tuesday.Windy in the morning and rain in the morning and afternoon.Today's Forecast
10->13100% 59% 13 mph
8:11 am 6:11 pmWindy until afternoon and mostly cloudy throughout the day.Sunday, Oct 22nd
10->1294% 86% 22 mph
8:13 am 6:09 pmMostly cloudy throughout the day and windy overnight.Monday, Oct 23rd
11->1384% 84% 19 mph
8:15 am 6:06 pmWindy in the morning and rain starting in the evening.Tuesday, Oct 24th
12->1384% 79% 21 mph
8:17 am 6:04 pmMostly cloudy throughout the day.Wednesday, Oct 25th
11->1266% 76% 22 mph
8:19 am 6:01 pmMostly cloudy throughout the day.Thursday, Oct 26th
10->1333% 94% 15 mph
8:22 am 5:59 pmMostly cloudy throughout the day and windy starting in the evening.Friday, Oct 27th
10->1256% 67% 16 mph
8:24 am 5:57 pmWindy in the morning and mostly cloudy until afternoon.Saturday, Oct 28th
9->1212% 66% 23 mph
8:26 am 5:54 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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