Singing Sands Beach (aka Traigh Bhan)

Singing Sands is named after the sound given as you walk across the beach. This beach is white sand and volcanic rock on the Isle Islay with views across to Port Ellen.

The beach is also known as Traigh Bhan.

Parking is available with the nearest facilities being in Port Ellen.

Dog Friendly Beach?

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

Why not check other beaches nearby as we have 30 beaches in Inner Hebrides, or check our list of Inner Hebrides Dog Friendly Beaches.

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7 Day Weather Forecast

Expect a temp in the range 6.1℃ to 7.4℃ with wind speed 17.6 m/sec (W)
Wednesday, Feb 01heavyrain
Expect a temp in the range 6.9℃ to 8.5℃ with wind speed 17.4 m/sec (W)
Thursday, Feb 02rain
Expect a temp in the range 9.3℃ to 9.8℃ with wind speed 12.5 m/sec (WSW)
Friday, Feb 03lightrain
Expect a temp in the range 10℃ to 10.2℃ with wind speed 10.4 m/sec (WSW)
Saturday, Feb 04cloudy
Expect a temp in the range 8.7℃ to 9.1℃ with wind speed 7.1 m/sec (SSW)
Sunday, Feb 05partlycloudy_night
Expect a temp in the range 7.2℃ to 7.8℃ with wind speed 10.6 m/sec (WNW)
Monday, Feb 06cloudy
Expect a temp in the range 5.7℃ to 6.8℃ with wind speed 4.9 m/sec (SW)

Isle of Islay weather forecast from Yr, delivered by the Norwegian Meteorological Institute and NRK

Singing Sands Beach Tide Times

Tide times are available at around 600 locations and the closest location to Singing Sands Beach is at Port Ellen 2.71 km (1.68 miles) away. Tides are displayed beneath for up to 7 days and we list both high and low water times along with the height.

Tue 31 Jan
   Low Tide at 01:57 (Height 0.29m)
   High Tide at 09:12 (Height 0.56m)
   Low Tide at 12:57 (Height 0.45m)
   High Tide at 22:24 (Height 0.62m)
Wed 01 Feb
   Low Tide at 02:08 (Height 0.40m)
   High Tide at 11:08 (Height 0.57m)
   Low Tide at 18:21 (Height 0.41m)
   High Tide at 23:54 (Height 0.62m)
Thu 02 Feb
   Low Tide at 02:35 (Height 0.49m)
   High Tide at 12:14 (Height 0.61m)
   Low Tide at 21:07 (Height 0.32m)
Fri 03 Feb
   High Tide at 01:01 (Height 0.65m)
   Low Tide at 06:56 (Height 0.50m)
   High Tide at 13:01 (Height 0.66m)
   Low Tide at 21:57 (Height 0.23m)
Sat 04 Feb
   High Tide at 01:57 (Height 0.70m)
   Low Tide at 07:48 (Height 0.48m)
   High Tide at 13:42 (Height 0.68m)
   Low Tide at 22:36 (Height 0.15m)
Sun 05 Feb
   High Tide at 02:47 (Height 0.73m)
   Low Tide at 08:33 (Height 0.44m)
   High Tide at 14:19 (Height 0.69m)
   Low Tide at 23:10 (Height 0.09m)
Mon 06 Feb
   High Tide at 03:35 (Height 0.75m)
   Low Tide at 09:13 (Height 0.40m)
   High Tide at 14:51 (Height 0.69m)
   Low Tide at 23:40 (Height 0.03m)

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