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.

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

Why not check other beaches nearby as we have one beach at Papa Stour, 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 8.9℃ to 9.3℃ with wind speed 5.5 m/sec (SSE)
Tuesday, Nov 29fair_night
Expect a temp in the range 8.5℃ to 8.5℃ with wind speed 2.9 m/sec (SSE)
Wednesday, Nov 30cloudy
Expect a temp in the range 7.8℃ to 8.3℃ with wind speed 4.3 m/sec (S)
Thursday, Dec 01cloudy
Expect a temp in the range 8.6℃ to 8.8℃ with wind speed 8.9 m/sec (SSE)
Friday, Dec 02lightrain
Expect a temp in the range 9.1℃ to 9.2℃ with wind speed 10.9 m/sec (SSE)
Saturday, Dec 03rain
Expect a temp in the range 8℃ to 8.6℃ with wind speed 8.5 m/sec (S)
Sunday, Dec 04partlycloudy_night
Expect a temp in the range 5.3℃ to 7℃ with wind speed 5.9 m/sec (SSE)

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.

Mon 28 Nov
   Low Tide at 05:38 (Height 1.00m)
   High Tide at 11:48 (Height 2.27m)
   Low Tide at 18:18 (Height 0.72m)
Tue 29 Nov
   High Tide at 00:49 (Height 2.03m)
   Low Tide at 06:34 (Height 1.12m)
   High Tide at 12:46 (Height 2.15m)
   Low Tide at 19:26 (Height 0.79m)
Wed 30 Nov
   High Tide at 01:53 (Height 1.89m)
   Low Tide at 07:43 (Height 1.21m)
   High Tide at 13:51 (Height 2.06m)
   Low Tide at 20:49 (Height 0.83m)
Thu 01 Dec
   High Tide at 03:04 (Height 1.81m)
   Low Tide at 09:05 (Height 1.23m)
   High Tide at 15:03 (Height 2.00m)
   Low Tide at 22:09 (Height 0.83m)
Fri 02 Dec
   High Tide at 04:18 (Height 1.81m)
   Low Tide at 10:24 (Height 1.18m)
   High Tide at 16:18 (Height 2.01m)
   Low Tide at 23:13 (Height 0.82m)
Sat 03 Dec
   High Tide at 05:21 (Height 1.86m)
   Low Tide at 11:27 (Height 1.10m)
   High Tide at 17:25 (Height 2.05m)
Sun 04 Dec
   Low Tide at 00:07 (Height 0.81m)
   High Tide at 06:12 (Height 1.95m)
   Low Tide at 12:20 (Height 1.01m)
   High Tide at 18:20 (Height 2.10m)

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