West Voe Beach

West Voe is a sandy crescent that is very different from it’s pebble exposed neighbor of Grutness beach.

The beach is backed by marram grass sand dunes and has some spectacular views and closeby attractions.

Facilities include car parking, food and drink.

West Voe Beach has been awarded a regional Seaside Award.

Dog Friendly Beach?

We have no current information on dog restrictions for West Voe 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.

Planning your visit to West Voe Beach


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Place Categories: Beaches Seaside Award

West Voe Beach 7 Day Weather Forecast

Expect a temp in the range 12.4℃ to 13.6℃ with wind speed 11.1 m/sec (SSW)
Thursday, Sep 21partlycloudy_night
Expect a temp in the range 12.4℃ to 12.6℃ with wind speed 15.7 m/sec (SW)
Friday, Sep 22cloudy
Expect a temp in the range 12.2℃ to 12.2℃ with wind speed 10.4 m/sec (SW)
Saturday, Sep 23partlycloudy_night
Expect a temp in the range 10.1℃ to 10.6℃ with wind speed 10.6 m/sec (NW)
Sunday, Sep 24cloudy
Expect a temp in the range 10.8℃ to 12℃ with wind speed 8.1 m/sec (S)
Monday, Sep 25rain
Expect a temp in the range 13℃ to 13.7℃ with wind speed 10.4 m/sec (SSW)
Tuesday, Sep 26fair_night
Expect a temp in the range 12.2℃ to 13℃ with wind speed 9.9 m/sec (SSW)

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

West Voe Beach Tide Times

Tide times are available at around 600 locations and the closest location to West Voe Beach is at Sumburgh (Grutness Voe) 1.27 km (0.79 miles) away. Tides are displayed beneath for up to 7 days and we list both high and low water times along with the height, helping you to plan the best time to visit West Voe Beach. These times are not adjusted for BST.

Wed 20 Sep
   High Tide at 01:27 (Height 1.75m)
   Low Tide at 07:29 (Height 0.54m)
   High Tide at 13:48 (Height 1.66m)
   Low Tide at 19:40 (Height 0.62m)
Thu 21 Sep
   High Tide at 02:07 (Height 1.65m)
   Low Tide at 08:08 (Height 0.64m)
   High Tide at 14:29 (Height 1.59m)
   Low Tide at 20:27 (Height 0.69m)
Fri 22 Sep
   High Tide at 02:58 (Height 1.53m)
   Low Tide at 08:57 (Height 0.75m)
   High Tide at 15:21 (Height 1.50m)
   Low Tide at 21:31 (Height 0.76m)
Sat 23 Sep
   High Tide at 04:08 (Height 1.42m)
   Low Tide at 10:08 (Height 0.84m)
   High Tide at 16:31 (Height 1.43m)
   Low Tide at 23:13 (Height 0.77m)
Sun 24 Sep
   High Tide at 05:38 (Height 1.37m)
   Low Tide at 12:06 (Height 0.86m)
   High Tide at 17:59 (Height 1.43m)
Mon 25 Sep
   Low Tide at 01:00 (Height 0.68m)
   High Tide at 07:25 (Height 1.44m)
   Low Tide at 13:30 (Height 0.80m)
   High Tide at 19:32 (Height 1.54m)
Tue 26 Sep
   Low Tide at 02:06 (Height 0.54m)
   High Tide at 08:32 (Height 1.59m)
   Low Tide at 14:26 (Height 0.69m)
   High Tide at 20:35 (Height 1.70m)

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