Bay at the Back of the Ocean beach, Iona, Argyll and Bute
  • About Us

    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.

    Why not check other beaches nearby as we have 6 beaches around Iona, 21 beaches in Inner Hebrides, or check our list of Inner Hebrides Dog Friendly Beaches.

  • Water Quality

    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.

  • Weather

    Bay at the Back of the Ocean Beach 7-day Weather Forecast

    Light rain throughout the week, with temperatures rising to 10°C on Tuesday.

    Today's Forecast
     Partly cloudy throughout the day and windy starting in the afternoon.
     
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    Friday, Dec 15th
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    Saturday, Dec 16th
     Mostly cloudy throughout the day.
     
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    Sunday, Dec 17th
     Overcast throughout the day and windy in the morning.
     
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    Monday, Dec 18th
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    Tuesday, Dec 19th
     Overcast throughout the day.
     
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    Wednesday, Dec 20th
     Mostly cloudy throughout the day.
     
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    Thursday, Dec 21st
     Rain starting in the evening.
     
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