Bay of Tuquoy Beach

Bay of Tuquoy beach is a huge expanse of flat sand at low tide. For bird watchers the bay is a good place to spot migratory waders.

No facilities but can park by the beach.

Dog Friendly Beach?

We have no current information on dog restrictions for Bay of Tuquoy Beach.

Why not check other beaches nearby as we have 18 beaches in Orkney Islands, or check our list of Orkney Islands Dog Friendly Beaches.

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7 Day Weather Forecast

Expect a temp in the range 5.9℃ to 6.7℃ with wind speed 9.7 m/sec (N)
Friday, Jan 27cloudy
Expect a temp in the range 6.4℃ to 7℃ with wind speed 7.5 m/sec (SW)
Saturday, Jan 28cloudy
Expect a temp in the range 7℃ to 7.6℃ with wind speed 11.5 m/sec (WNW)
Sunday, Jan 29lightrain
Expect a temp in the range 7.9℃ to 8.9℃ with wind speed 16.4 m/sec (WSW)
Monday, Jan 30lightrainshowers_night
Expect a temp in the range 5.1℃ to 6.8℃ with wind speed 17.7 m/sec (WNW)
Tuesday, Jan 31lightrain
Expect a temp in the range 6.2℃ to 8.1℃ with wind speed 6.9 m/sec (SW)
Wednesday, Feb 01rain
Expect a temp in the range 4.1℃ to 6.3℃ with wind speed 19 m/sec (W)

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

Bay of Tuquoy Beach Tide Times

Tide times are available at around 600 locations and the closest location to Bay of Tuquoy Beach is at Pierowall 3.53 km (2.20 miles) away. Tides are displayed beneath for up to 7 days and we list both high and low water times along with the height.

Thu 26 Jan
   High Tide at 00:40 (Height 3.50m)
   Low Tide at 06:18 (Height 0.94m)
   High Tide at 12:43 (Height 3.90m)
   Low Tide at 19:05 (Height 0.52m)
Fri 27 Jan
   High Tide at 01:27 (Height 3.25m)
   Low Tide at 07:01 (Height 1.11m)
   High Tide at 13:31 (Height 3.66m)
   Low Tide at 19:54 (Height 0.80m)
Sat 28 Jan
   High Tide at 02:16 (Height 3.01m)
   Low Tide at 07:50 (Height 1.30m)
   High Tide at 14:23 (Height 3.37m)
   Low Tide at 20:49 (Height 1.09m)
Sun 29 Jan
   High Tide at 03:10 (Height 2.82m)
   Low Tide at 08:52 (Height 1.48m)
   High Tide at 15:23 (Height 3.08m)
   Low Tide at 21:53 (Height 1.35m)
Mon 30 Jan
   High Tide at 04:11 (Height 2.72m)
   Low Tide at 10:14 (Height 1.59m)
   High Tide at 16:32 (Height 2.86m)
   Low Tide at 23:12 (Height 1.50m)
Tue 31 Jan
   High Tide at 05:22 (Height 2.73m)
   Low Tide at 11:51 (Height 1.57m)
   High Tide at 17:53 (Height 2.78m)
Wed 01 Feb
   Low Tide at 00:27 (Height 1.53m)
   High Tide at 06:34 (Height 2.86m)
   Low Tide at 13:01 (Height 1.42m)
   High Tide at 19:07 (Height 2.84m)

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