Waulkmill Bay Beach

Waulkmill Bay is a remote beach within a tidal bay and Scottish Natural Heritage Site of Special Scientific Interest.

The beach is located on the northern side of Scapa Flow.

To the east of Waulkmill Bay is the RSPB Kirbister Preserve.

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

Why not check other beaches nearby as we have 5 beaches at Mainland, 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 10.2℃ to 10.9℃ with wind speed 8.3 m/sec (WSW)
Saturday, Oct 01
Expect a temp in the range 10.2℃ to 10.6℃ with wind speed 7.7 m/sec (SW)
Sunday, Oct 02
Expect a temp in the range 10.6℃ to 11.3℃ with wind speed 9.8 m/sec (WSW)
Monday, Oct 03
Expect a temp in the range 11.6℃ to 12.7℃ with wind speed 6.9 m/sec (WSW)
Tuesday, Oct 04
Expect a temp in the range 12.4℃ to 13.1℃ with wind speed 7.1 m/sec (S)
Wednesday, Oct 05
Expect a temp in the range 9.3℃ to 11℃ with wind speed 10.7 m/sec (WSW)
Thursday, Oct 06
Expect a temp in the range 9.8℃ to 11.5℃ with wind speed 8.9 m/sec (SSW)

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

Waulkmill Bay Beach Tide Times

Tide times are available at around 600 locations and the closest location to Waulkmill Bay Beach is at KIRKWALL 8.04 km (5.00 miles) away. Tides are displayed beneath for up to 7 days and we list both high and low water times along with the height.

Fri 30 Sep
   High Tide at 00:30 (Height 2.93m)
   Low Tide at 06:48 (Height 0.57m)
   High Tide at 12:59 (Height 2.73m)
   Low Tide at 18:59 (Height 0.72m)
Sat 01 Oct
   High Tide at 01:12 (Height 2.75m)
   Low Tide at 07:29 (Height 0.79m)
   High Tide at 13:42 (Height 2.57m)
   Low Tide at 19:45 (Height 0.86m)
Sun 02 Oct
   High Tide at 02:04 (Height 2.53m)
   Low Tide at 08:19 (Height 1.04m)
   High Tide at 14:37 (Height 2.41m)
   Low Tide at 20:47 (Height 1.02m)
Mon 03 Oct
   High Tide at 03:29 (Height 2.32m)
   Low Tide at 09:34 (Height 1.27m)
   High Tide at 15:53 (Height 2.31m)
   Low Tide at 22:28 (Height 1.10m)
Tue 04 Oct
   High Tide at 05:18 (Height 2.26m)
   Low Tide at 11:21 (Height 1.36m)
   High Tide at 17:23 (Height 2.32m)
Wed 05 Oct
   Low Tide at 00:10 (Height 0.98m)
   High Tide at 06:50 (Height 2.36m)
   Low Tide at 12:43 (Height 1.28m)
   High Tide at 18:48 (Height 2.46m)
Thu 06 Oct
   Low Tide at 01:18 (Height 0.76m)
   High Tide at 08:00 (Height 2.54m)
   Low Tide at 13:41 (Height 1.11m)
   High Tide at 19:51 (Height 2.67m)

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