North Ronaldsay Lighthouse, North Ronaldsay, Orkney Islands
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    North Ronaldsay Lighthouse Information

    North Ronaldsay Lighthouse was built in 1852 just 43 years after the Old Beacon was decommissioned.

    The lighthouse lies at the north of the island at Point of Sinsoss and is Britain’s tallest land-based lighthouse tower at 43 metres (141 ft). The lighthouse is a brick cylindrical tower that is unpainted with two white stripes.

    The lighthouse visitor centre includes a cafe, gift shop, bike hire, lighthouse exhibition, island life exhibition and the wool mill.

  • Weather


    7-day Weather Forecast


    No precipitation throughout the week, with high temperatures falling to 8°C next Monday.

    Today's Forecast
     Mostly cloudy throughout the day.
     
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    9
       5%  65%   19 mph
      8:14 am    3:37 pm
    Tuesday, Nov 20th
     Overcast throughout the day.
     
    7
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    8
       20%  96%   16 mph
      8:17 am    3:35 pm

    Wednesday, Nov 21st
     Windy and overcast throughout the day.
     
    7
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    9
       34%  99%   29 mph
      8:19 am    3:34 pm
    Thursday, Nov 22nd
     Mostly cloudy throughout the day.
     
    8
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    9
       38%  90%   21 mph
      8:21 am    3:32 pm

    Friday, Nov 23rd
     Overcast throughout the day.
     
    7
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    8
       24%  99%   20 mph
      8:24 am    3:30 pm
    Saturday, Nov 24th
     Overcast throughout the day.
     
    8
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    8
       28%  100%   17 mph
      8:26 am    3:28 pm

    Sunday, Nov 25th
     Mostly cloudy throughout the day.
     
    7
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    8
       24%  82%   13 mph
      8:28 am    3:27 pm
    Monday, Nov 26th
     Foggy starting in the afternoon, continuing until evening.
     
    7
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    8
       52%  60%   19 mph
      8:30 am    3:25 pm

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