Bay of Tafts Beach

Bay of Tafts Beach is a curving sandy beach on the south of Westray in the Orkney Islands. the beach here has a south-west Atlantic aspect and is a white beach made up of fine shells.

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

Why not check other beaches nearby as we have 5 beaches at Westray, 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 16.2℃ to 16.6℃ with wind speed 7.8 m/sec (SW)
Wednesday, Aug 10
Expect a temp in the range 14.8℃ to 15.6℃ with wind speed 8.3 m/sec (SW)
Thursday, Aug 11
Expect a temp in the range 14.5℃ to 14.7℃ with wind speed 7.4 m/sec (WSW)
Friday, Aug 12
Expect a temp in the range 12.3℃ to 13℃ with wind speed 2.6 m/sec (WNW)
Saturday, Aug 13
Expect a temp in the range 14℃ to 14.3℃ with wind speed 3.8 m/sec (SSE)
Sunday, Aug 14
Expect a temp in the range 13.1℃ to 13.6℃ with wind speed 4.1 m/sec (NE)
Monday, Aug 15
Expect a temp in the range 13.8℃ to 14℃ with wind speed 3.8 m/sec (ENE)

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

Bay of Tafts Beach Tide Times

Tide times are available at around 600 locations and the closest location to Bay of Tafts Beach is at Rapness 1.14 km (0.71 miles) away. Tides are displayed beneath for up to 7 days and we list both high and low water times along with the height.

Tue 09 Aug
   Low Tide at 01:15 (Height 1.30m)
   High Tide at 07:32 (Height 3.12m)
   Low Tide at 13:46 (Height 1.24m)
   High Tide at 19:57 (Height 3.22m)
Wed 10 Aug
   Low Tide at 02:21 (Height 0.97m)
   High Tide at 08:42 (Height 3.30m)
   Low Tide at 14:43 (Height 1.09m)
   High Tide at 20:55 (Height 3.43m)
Thu 11 Aug
   Low Tide at 03:15 (Height 0.62m)
   High Tide at 09:39 (Height 3.48m)
   Low Tide at 15:32 (Height 0.94m)
   High Tide at 21:47 (Height 3.63m)
Fri 12 Aug
   Low Tide at 04:05 (Height 0.32m)
   High Tide at 10:29 (Height 3.60m)
   Low Tide at 16:17 (Height 0.81m)
   High Tide at 22:34 (Height 3.78m)
Sat 13 Aug
   Low Tide at 04:50 (Height 0.13m)
   High Tide at 11:15 (Height 3.63m)
   Low Tide at 16:59 (Height 0.74m)
   High Tide at 23:18 (Height 3.86m)
Sun 14 Aug
   Low Tide at 05:35 (Height 0.09m)
   High Tide at 11:59 (Height 3.58m)
   Low Tide at 17:40 (Height 0.75m)
   High Tide at 00:02 (Height 3.85m)
Mon 15 Aug
   Low Tide at 06:17 (Height 0.19m)
   High Tide at 12:41 (Height 3.46m)
   Low Tide at 18:18 (Height 0.84m)
   High Tide at 00:44 (Height 3.75m)

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