Craigston Beach

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

Roadside parking available.

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

Why not check other beaches nearby as we have 4 beaches at Isle of Barra, 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 13.4℃ to 14℃ with wind speed 9 m/sec (N)
Tuesday, Aug 16
Expect a temp in the range 13℃ to 13.4℃ with wind speed 10.3 m/sec (N)
Wednesday, Aug 17
Expect a temp in the range 11.8℃ to 11.9℃ with wind speed 8.8 m/sec (NE)
Thursday, Aug 18
Expect a temp in the range 13.7℃ to 14.5℃ with wind speed 11.2 m/sec (S)
Friday, Aug 19
Expect a temp in the range 12.5℃ to 14℃ with wind speed 9.2 m/sec (SW)
Saturday, Aug 20
Expect a temp in the range 12.6℃ to 13.7℃ with wind speed 10.1 m/sec (WSW)
Sunday, Aug 21
Expect a temp in the range 13.8℃ to 14.6℃ with wind speed 9.1 m/sec (S)

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.

Mon 15 Aug
   Low Tide at 03:19 (Height 0.34m)
   High Tide at 09:09 (Height 4.06m)
   Low Tide at 15:30 (Height 0.66m)
   High Tide at 21:17 (Height 4.52m)
Tue 16 Aug
   Low Tide at 03:58 (Height 0.52m)
   High Tide at 09:44 (Height 3.80m)
   Low Tide at 16:08 (Height 0.85m)
   High Tide at 21:56 (Height 4.18m)
Wed 17 Aug
   Low Tide at 04:35 (Height 0.79m)
   High Tide at 10:23 (Height 3.50m)
   Low Tide at 16:47 (Height 1.11m)
   High Tide at 22:38 (Height 3.77m)
Thu 18 Aug
   Low Tide at 05:12 (Height 1.12m)
   High Tide at 11:08 (Height 3.21m)
   Low Tide at 17:31 (Height 1.42m)
   High Tide at 23:31 (Height 3.37m)
Fri 19 Aug
   Low Tide at 05:54 (Height 1.44m)
   High Tide at 12:15 (Height 2.98m)
   Low Tide at 18:21 (Height 1.72m)
   High Tide at 00:43 (Height 3.05m)
Sat 20 Aug
   Low Tide at 06:44 (Height 1.73m)
   High Tide at 13:44 (Height 2.89m)
   Low Tide at 19:36 (Height 1.93m)
Sun 21 Aug
   High Tide at 02:13 (Height 2.89m)
   Low Tide at 07:59 (Height 1.92m)
   High Tide at 15:10 (Height 2.97m)
   Low Tide at 21:23 (Height 1.94m)

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