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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Burghead Beach 7 Day Weather Forecast

Expect a temp in the range 10.3℃ to 15.1℃ with wind speed 9.4 m/sec (ENE)
Friday, Jun 09partlycloudy_night
Expect a temp in the range 8.6℃ to 10.9℃ with wind speed 6.4 m/sec (ESE)
Saturday, Jun 10partlycloudy_night
Expect a temp in the range 10℃ to 13.2℃ with wind speed 4.1 m/sec (S)
Sunday, Jun 11partlycloudy_night
Expect a temp in the range 16.7℃ to 19.2℃ with wind speed 5.2 m/sec (SSE)
Monday, Jun 12partlycloudy_night
Expect a temp in the range 15.2℃ to 17.1℃ with wind speed 1.3 m/sec (SE)
Tuesday, Jun 13cloudy
Expect a temp in the range 13.7℃ to 16℃ with wind speed 1.4 m/sec (WNW)
Wednesday, Jun 14cloudy
Expect a temp in the range 14.2℃ to 15.1℃ with wind speed 1.4 m/sec (NNE)

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, helping you to plan the best time to visit Burghead Beach. These times are not adjusted for BST.

Thu 08 Jun
   High Tide at 02:24 (Height 3.86m)
   Low Tide at 08:53 (Height 0.71m)
   High Tide at 15:15 (Height 3.72m)
   Low Tide at 21:12 (Height 1.29m)
Fri 09 Jun
   High Tide at 03:16 (Height 3.75m)
   Low Tide at 09:52 (Height 0.79m)
   High Tide at 16:13 (Height 3.58m)
   Low Tide at 22:11 (Height 1.45m)
Sat 10 Jun
   High Tide at 04:13 (Height 3.65m)
   Low Tide at 10:54 (Height 0.88m)
   High Tide at 17:13 (Height 3.46m)
   Low Tide at 23:16 (Height 1.55m)
Sun 11 Jun
   High Tide at 05:15 (Height 3.57m)
   Low Tide at 11:59 (Height 0.95m)
   High Tide at 18:16 (Height 3.39m)
Mon 12 Jun
   Low Tide at 00:21 (Height 1.58m)
   High Tide at 06:18 (Height 3.54m)
   Low Tide at 13:04 (Height 0.99m)
   High Tide at 19:19 (Height 3.40m)
Tue 13 Jun
   Low Tide at 01:26 (Height 1.53m)
   High Tide at 07:23 (Height 3.55m)
   Low Tide at 14:07 (Height 1.01m)
   High Tide at 20:27 (Height 3.46m)
Wed 14 Jun
   Low Tide at 02:28 (Height 1.41m)
   High Tide at 08:33 (Height 3.60m)
   Low Tide at 15:05 (Height 1.01m)
   High Tide at 21:24 (Height 3.55m)

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