Burghead Beach

Burghead beach is to the west of Burghead and its harbour. The beach is a long sandy beach with sand dunes in a curving bay leading to Findhorn.

The beach offers safe swimming, popular for surfing and the woods at the back of the beach provide some very good walks.

The best option for parking and toilets is at the harbour with more facilities in Burghead.

Dog Friendly Beach?

Burghead Beach is dog friendly and allows dogs all year.
Burghead Beach is dog friendly and allows dogs all year.

Why not check other beaches nearby as we have 9 beaches in Moray, or check our list of Moray Dog Friendly Beaches.

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7 Day Weather Forecast

Expect a temp in the range 7.3℃ to 9.6℃ with wind speed 5.1 m/sec (WSW)
Saturday, Feb 04cloudy
Expect a temp in the range 8.9℃ to 9.2℃ with wind speed 8 m/sec (SSW)
Sunday, Feb 05partlycloudy_night
Expect a temp in the range 3.5℃ to 4.2℃ with wind speed 8.8 m/sec (W)
Monday, Feb 06partlycloudy_night
Expect a temp in the range 5.6℃ to 7.8℃ with wind speed 7.2 m/sec (SW)
Tuesday, Feb 07lightrain
Expect a temp in the range 6.7℃ to 8.5℃ with wind speed 7.5 m/sec (SW)
Wednesday, Feb 08partlycloudy_night
Expect a temp in the range 1.8℃ to 3.4℃ with wind speed 5 m/sec (S)
Thursday, Feb 09cloudy
Expect a temp in the range 5.8℃ to 7.8℃ with wind speed 8.5 m/sec (SSW)

Elgin weather forecast from Yr, delivered by the Norwegian Meteorological Institute and NRK

Burghead Beach Tide Times

Tide times are available at around 600 locations and the closest location to Burghead Beach is at Burghead 1.04 km (0.65 miles) away. Tides are displayed beneath for up to 7 days and we list both high and low water times along with the height. These times are not adjusted for BST.

Fri 03 Feb
   Low Tide at 04:32 (Height 1.60m)
   High Tide at 10:47 (Height 3.60m)
   Low Tide at 17:00 (Height 1.28m)
   High Tide at 23:19 (Height 3.54m)
Sat 04 Feb
   Low Tide at 05:09 (Height 1.47m)
   High Tide at 11:28 (Height 3.73m)
   Low Tide at 17:38 (Height 1.11m)
   High Tide at 23:59 (Height 3.63m)
Sun 05 Feb
   Low Tide at 05:45 (Height 1.34m)
   High Tide at 12:04 (Height 3.84m)
   Low Tide at 18:13 (Height 0.97m)
Mon 06 Feb
   High Tide at 00:34 (Height 3.70m)
   Low Tide at 06:18 (Height 1.22m)
   High Tide at 12:38 (Height 3.91m)
   Low Tide at 18:46 (Height 0.86m)
Tue 07 Feb
   High Tide at 01:04 (Height 3.74m)
   Low Tide at 06:49 (Height 1.14m)
   High Tide at 13:06 (Height 3.95m)
   Low Tide at 19:20 (Height 0.80m)
Wed 08 Feb
   High Tide at 01:32 (Height 3.74m)
   Low Tide at 07:20 (Height 1.10m)
   High Tide at 13:33 (Height 3.96m)
   Low Tide at 19:51 (Height 0.79m)
Thu 09 Feb
   High Tide at 02:00 (Height 3.70m)
   Low Tide at 07:50 (Height 1.10m)
   High Tide at 14:02 (Height 3.92m)
   Low Tide at 20:21 (Height 0.83m)

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