This sandy beach links the Shetland mainland to St Ninians Isle.
The 500 metre stretch of sand is the UKs largest active tombolo – a deposition landform in which an island is attached to the mainland by a narrow piece of land such as a spit or bar.
It is well worth a look around St Ninians Isle as you have some great vies, a wide range of seabirds and some archaeological finds.
You have a car parking area next to the beach with picnic tables along with a cafe in nearby Bigton.
St Ninians Isle Beach has been awarded a regional Seaside Award.
We have no current information on dog restrictions for St Ninians Isle Beach.
No water quality measurement available for St Ninians Isle Beach.
St Ninians Isle Beach 7 day weather forecast Bigton in Shetland Islands
Expect a temp in the range 13.7℃ to 14.4℃ with wind speed 11 m/sec (SSE)
Expect a temp in the range 11.5℃ to 11.9℃ with wind speed 4.3 m/sec (W)
Expect a temp in the range 13.8℃ to 13.9℃ with wind speed 6.5 m/sec (SSE)
Expect a temp in the range 12℃ to 12.5℃ with wind speed 3.3 m/sec (SW)
Expect a temp in the range 12.2℃ to 12.6℃ with wind speed 6.8 m/sec (SW)
Expect a temp in the range 12.6℃ to 13.5℃ with wind speed 11 m/sec (WSW)
Expect a temp in the range 10.4℃ to 11.6℃ with wind speed 7.6 m/sec (SW)
Weather forecast from Yr, delivered by the Norwegian Meteorological Institute and NRK
St Ninians Isle Beach tide times.
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