Craigston Beach

Craigston beach is an unspoilt sandy beach with interesting rocks to explore on the isle of Barra,

Roadside parking available.

Dog Friendly Beach?

We have no current information on dog restrictions for Craigston Beach.

Why not check other beaches nearby as we have 23 beaches in Outer Hebrides, or check our list of Outer Hebrides Dog Friendly Beaches.


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Place Category: Beaches

7 Day Weather Forecast

Expect a temp in the range 8.1℃ to 8.6℃ with wind speed 6.4 m/sec (W)
Wednesday, Feb 08cloudy
Expect a temp in the range 8.3℃ to 8.7℃ with wind speed 16.3 m/sec (SW)
Thursday, Feb 09rainshowers_night
Expect a temp in the range 6.4℃ to 6.8℃ with wind speed 17.7 m/sec (W)
Friday, Feb 10cloudy
Expect a temp in the range 8.1℃ to 9℃ with wind speed 12.1 m/sec (SW)
Saturday, Feb 11cloudy
Expect a temp in the range 9.7℃ to 9.9℃ with wind speed 12.4 m/sec (WSW)
Sunday, Feb 12cloudy
Expect a temp in the range 8.7℃ to 9.1℃ with wind speed 11.5 m/sec (SSW)
Monday, Feb 13cloudy
Expect a temp in the range 8.4℃ to 8.9℃ with wind speed 14.9 m/sec (SSW)

Isle of Barra weather forecast from Yr, delivered by the Norwegian Meteorological Institute and NRK

Craigston Beach Tide Times

Tide times are available at around 600 locations and the closest location to Craigston Beach is at Castlebay 4.72 km (2.94 miles) away. Tides are displayed beneath for up to 7 days and we list both high and low water times along with the height. These times are not adjusted for BST.

Tue 07 Feb
   Low Tide at 01:08 (Height 1.02m)
   High Tide at 07:03 (Height 4.24m)
   Low Tide at 13:41 (Height 0.88m)
   High Tide at 19:24 (Height 3.92m)
Wed 08 Feb
   Low Tide at 01:39 (Height 0.97m)
   High Tide at 07:27 (Height 4.25m)
   Low Tide at 14:12 (Height 0.86m)
   High Tide at 19:50 (Height 3.88m)
Thu 09 Feb
   Low Tide at 02:10 (Height 0.96m)
   High Tide at 07:53 (Height 4.20m)
   Low Tide at 14:41 (Height 0.90m)
   High Tide at 20:18 (Height 3.79m)
Fri 10 Feb
   Low Tide at 02:40 (Height 1.01m)
   High Tide at 08:21 (Height 4.09m)
   Low Tide at 15:12 (Height 0.99m)
   High Tide at 20:49 (Height 3.65m)
Sat 11 Feb
   Low Tide at 03:12 (Height 1.12m)
   High Tide at 08:52 (Height 3.92m)
   Low Tide at 15:45 (Height 1.12m)
   High Tide at 21:25 (Height 3.48m)
Sun 12 Feb
   Low Tide at 03:48 (Height 1.28m)
   High Tide at 09:29 (Height 3.70m)
   Low Tide at 16:22 (Height 1.29m)
   High Tide at 22:11 (Height 3.29m)
Mon 13 Feb
   Low Tide at 04:30 (Height 1.49m)
   High Tide at 10:15 (Height 3.45m)
   Low Tide at 17:07 (Height 1.49m)
   High Tide at 23:14 (Height 3.12m)

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