Kilt Rock is a sea cliff in the northeast of the Trotternish peninsula on the Isle of Skye.
The rock is so-called as it resembles a kilt, with the vertical columns of basalt forming the pleats and the dolerite sills the kilt’s pattern.
Visitors stop off here, on the road between Portree and Staffin, to view Kilt Rock as there is a large car park as well as Mealt Waterfall, which drops water off the cliff to 170ft below. The waterfall has a designated viewpoint.
Visit Kilt Rock
7 Day Weather Forecast
Expect a temp in the range 14.3℃ to 15.2℃ with wind speed 5.4 m/sec (SW)
Expect a temp in the range 12.6℃ to 13℃ with wind speed 5 m/sec (WSW)
Expect a temp in the range 10.6℃ to 11.5℃ with wind speed 3.1 m/sec (W)
Expect a temp in the range 11.9℃ to 12.6℃ with wind speed 4.4 m/sec (SW)
Expect a temp in the range 12.3℃ to 12.9℃ with wind speed 5.3 m/sec (SSW)
Expect a temp in the range 12.7℃ to 14.2℃ with wind speed 8.6 m/sec (SSW)
Expect a temp in the range 10.5℃ to 11.7℃ with wind speed 4.4 m/sec (WSW)
Isle of Skye weather forecast from Yr, delivered by the Norwegian Meteorological Institute and NRK
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