Kirk Sands Beach

Kirk Sand is a small quiet beach on the island Papa Stour which is the 8th largest in the Shetlands.

The beach faces south onto Papa Sound and is sandy lower down with pebbles at the high tide mark.

Dog Friendly Beach?

We have no current information on dog restrictions for Kirk Sands Beach.

Why not check other beaches nearby as we have 10 beaches in Shetland Islands, or check our list of Shetland Islands Dog Friendly Beaches.

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7 Day Weather Forecast

Expect a temp in the range 7.5℃ to 8.8℃ with wind speed 12.5 m/sec (SSW)
Monday, Feb 06cloudy
Expect a temp in the range 9℃ to 9.1℃ with wind speed 12.9 m/sec (SW)
Tuesday, Feb 07rain
Expect a temp in the range 7.4℃ to 8.8℃ with wind speed 13.1 m/sec (SSW)
Wednesday, Feb 08cloudy
Expect a temp in the range 6.9℃ to 7.1℃ with wind speed 15.3 m/sec (SSW)
Thursday, Feb 09lightrain
Expect a temp in the range 3.8℃ to 6.2℃ with wind speed 13.6 m/sec (WSW)
Friday, Feb 10lightrain
Expect a temp in the range 4.7℃ to 6℃ with wind speed 9.1 m/sec (WNW)
Saturday, Feb 11rain
Expect a temp in the range 9.6℃ to 10℃ with wind speed 10.7 m/sec (WSW)

Papa Stour weather forecast from Yr, delivered by the Norwegian Meteorological Institute and NRK

Kirk Sands Beach Tide Times

Tide times are available at around 600 locations and the closest location to Kirk Sands Beach is at West Burra Firth 8.31 km (5.16 miles) away. Tides are displayed beneath for up to 7 days and we list both high and low water times along with the height.

Sun 05 Feb
   Low Tide at 02:51 (Height 0.96m)
   High Tide at 09:02 (Height 2.21m)
   Low Tide at 15:18 (Height 0.70m)
   High Tide at 21:31 (Height 2.03m)
Mon 06 Feb
   Low Tide at 03:20 (Height 0.89m)
   High Tide at 09:35 (Height 2.25m)
   Low Tide at 15:48 (Height 0.64m)
   High Tide at 22:03 (Height 2.05m)
Tue 07 Feb
   Low Tide at 03:49 (Height 0.85m)
   High Tide at 10:07 (Height 2.27m)
   Low Tide at 16:18 (Height 0.61m)
   High Tide at 22:33 (Height 2.04m)
Wed 08 Feb
   Low Tide at 04:19 (Height 0.82m)
   High Tide at 10:36 (Height 2.26m)
   Low Tide at 16:49 (Height 0.60m)
   High Tide at 23:03 (Height 2.01m)
Thu 09 Feb
   Low Tide at 04:47 (Height 0.81m)
   High Tide at 11:06 (Height 2.23m)
   Low Tide at 17:21 (Height 0.63m)
   High Tide at 23:32 (Height 1.96m)
Fri 10 Feb
   Low Tide at 05:18 (Height 0.83m)
   High Tide at 11:36 (Height 2.18m)
   Low Tide at 17:55 (Height 0.68m)
Sat 11 Feb
   High Tide at 00:06 (Height 1.91m)
   Low Tide at 05:53 (Height 0.88m)
   High Tide at 12:11 (Height 2.10m)
   Low Tide at 18:32 (Height 0.76m)

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