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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Place Category: Beaches

Singing Sands Beach 7 Day Weather Forecast

Expect a temp in the range 12.2℃ to 16.4℃ with wind speed 5.4 m/sec (NW)
Thursday, Jun 01clearsky_night
Expect a temp in the range 10.9℃ to 12.7℃ with wind speed 2.8 m/sec (N)
Friday, Jun 02fair_night
Expect a temp in the range 11.8℃ to 12.6℃ with wind speed 5.7 m/sec (ENE)
Saturday, Jun 03clearsky_night
Expect a temp in the range 10.9℃ to 11.9℃ with wind speed 3.4 m/sec (N)
Sunday, Jun 04clearsky_night
Expect a temp in the range 11.9℃ to 12.9℃ with wind speed 1.5 m/sec (NNE)
Monday, Jun 05fair_night
Expect a temp in the range 12.1℃ to 13.6℃ with wind speed 0.8 m/sec (N)
Tuesday, Jun 06clearsky_night
Expect a temp in the range 10.9℃ to 12.5℃ with wind speed 2.1 m/sec (NW)

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.

Wed 31 May
   Low Tide at 05:48 (Height 0.42m)
   High Tide at 10:41 (Height 0.38m)
   Low Tide at 19:55 (Height 0.16m)
Thu 01 Jun
   High Tide at 00:20 (Height 0.61m)
   Low Tide at 09:16 (Height 0.30m)
   High Tide at 15:54 (Height 0.42m)
   Low Tide at 20:59 (Height 0.12m)
Fri 02 Jun
   High Tide at 00:58 (Height 0.64m)
   Low Tide at 09:45 (Height 0.23m)
   High Tide at 16:30 (Height 0.52m)
   Low Tide at 21:47 (Height 0.10m)
Sat 03 Jun
   High Tide at 01:36 (Height 0.67m)
   Low Tide at 10:19 (Height 0.17m)
   High Tide at 17:06 (Height 0.61m)
   Low Tide at 22:31 (Height 0.09m)
Sun 04 Jun
   High Tide at 02:12 (Height 0.69m)
   Low Tide at 10:54 (Height 0.13m)
   High Tide at 17:43 (Height 0.69m)
   Low Tide at 23:12 (Height 0.12m)
Mon 05 Jun
   High Tide at 02:48 (Height 0.69m)
   Low Tide at 11:28 (Height 0.10m)
   High Tide at 18:20 (Height 0.73m)
   Low Tide at 23:53 (Height 0.17m)
Tue 06 Jun
   High Tide at 03:22 (Height 0.68m)
   Low Tide at 12:01 (Height 0.09m)
   High Tide at 18:58 (Height 0.74m)

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