Horgabost Beach

Horgabost beach is a beautiful white sandy beach in the south of the Isle of Harris, which has some of the most stunning beaches in this part of the world.

In summer you’ll be able to enjoy the spectacle of a carpet or ‘machair’ of wildflowers which surround the beach.

Public toilets with disabled facilities.

Dog Friendly Beach?

Horgabost Beach is dog friendly and allows dogs all year.
Horgabost Beach is dog friendly and allows dogs all year.

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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7 Day Weather Forecast

Expect a temp in the range 8℃ to 9.2℃ with wind speed 6.3 m/sec (SSE)
Saturday, Feb 04rain
Expect a temp in the range 8.8℃ to 9℃ with wind speed 10.1 m/sec (SSW)
Sunday, Feb 05cloudy
Expect a temp in the range 6.5℃ to 7.4℃ with wind speed 6.9 m/sec (W)
Monday, Feb 06lightrain
Expect a temp in the range 8.4℃ to 8.9℃ with wind speed 11.9 m/sec (SSW)
Tuesday, Feb 07rain
Expect a temp in the range 6.2℃ to 7.2℃ with wind speed 6.7 m/sec (W)
Wednesday, Feb 08cloudy
Expect a temp in the range 6.1℃ to 7.6℃ with wind speed 8.8 m/sec (SSW)
Thursday, Feb 09rain
Expect a temp in the range 4.2℃ to 7.4℃ with wind speed 13.7 m/sec (S)

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

Horgabost Beach Tide Times

Tide times are available at around 600 locations and the closest location to Horgabost Beach is at West Loch Tarbert 6.79 km (4.22 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.

Fri 03 Feb
   High Tide at 05:39 (Height 3.25m)
   Low Tide at 11:30 (Height 1.28m)
   High Tide at 17:55 (Height 3.14m)
   Low Tide at 23:32 (Height 1.27m)
Sat 04 Feb
   High Tide at 06:12 (Height 3.40m)
   Low Tide at 12:07 (Height 1.15m)
   High Tide at 18:29 (Height 3.26m)
Sun 05 Feb
   Low Tide at 00:07 (Height 1.16m)
   High Tide at 06:40 (Height 3.52m)
   Low Tide at 12:40 (Height 1.03m)
   High Tide at 18:59 (Height 3.35m)
Mon 06 Feb
   Low Tide at 00:39 (Height 1.07m)
   High Tide at 07:07 (Height 3.60m)
   Low Tide at 13:12 (Height 0.95m)
   High Tide at 19:28 (Height 3.40m)
Tue 07 Feb
   Low Tide at 01:10 (Height 1.00m)
   High Tide at 07:33 (Height 3.65m)
   Low Tide at 13:42 (Height 0.90m)
   High Tide at 19:56 (Height 3.41m)
Wed 08 Feb
   Low Tide at 01:40 (Height 0.97m)
   High Tide at 08:00 (Height 3.66m)
   Low Tide at 14:12 (Height 0.89m)
   High Tide at 20:25 (Height 3.38m)
Thu 09 Feb
   Low Tide at 02:10 (Height 0.96m)
   High Tide at 08:29 (Height 3.62m)
   Low Tide at 14:42 (Height 0.92m)
   High Tide at 20:56 (Height 3.32m)

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