Vatersay Bay Beach (aka East Beach and Baigh Bhatarsaigh)

Vatersay Bay is also known as East Beach and Baigh Bhatarsaigh. A great unspoilt white sandy beach on the Isle of Vatersay is backed by dunes and rolling hills.

You are only a short walk from the West Bay so depending on conditions it is easy to swap to the best beach for the conditions.

Facilities at the beach include parking, toilets and a campsite.

Dog Friendly Beach?

We have no current information on dog restrictions for Vatersay Bay 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 8.9℃ to 9.5℃ with wind speed 13.3 m/sec (SSW)
Tuesday, Feb 07rain
Expect a temp in the range 7.9℃ to 8.6℃ with wind speed 10.2 m/sec (W)
Wednesday, Feb 08cloudy
Expect a temp in the range 8.2℃ to 8.6℃ with wind speed 14.6 m/sec (SW)
Thursday, Feb 09rainshowers_night
Expect a temp in the range 6.1℃ to 6.6℃ with wind speed 17.6 m/sec (W)
Friday, Feb 10rain
Expect a temp in the range 8.1℃ to 9℃ with wind speed 12.3 m/sec (WSW)
Saturday, Feb 11cloudy
Expect a temp in the range 9.7℃ to 9.9℃ with wind speed 11.6 m/sec (WSW)
Sunday, Feb 12cloudy
Expect a temp in the range 8.6℃ to 9.2℃ with wind speed 9 m/sec (SSW)

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

Vatersay Bay Beach Tide Times

Tide times are available at around 600 locations and the closest location to Vatersay Bay Beach is at Castlebay 4.09 km (2.54 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.

Mon 06 Feb
   Low Tide at 00:36 (Height 1.11m)
   High Tide at 06:39 (Height 4.17m)
   Low Tide at 13:10 (Height 0.94m)
   High Tide at 18:58 (Height 3.90m)
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)

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