St Abbs Beach

St Abbs Beach is a small rocky beach beside the harbour at St. Abbs (historically known as Coldingham Shore).

St Abbs is a popular diving location and shore diving to a depth of about 15 metres is possible from the rocks on the outside of the harbour wall.

You have another beach option nearby at the larger sandy beach of Coldingham Bay, this is an approximately 10 minute walk along the coast path.

Dog Friendly Beach?

We have no current information on dog restrictions for St Abbs Beach.

Why not check other beaches nearby as we have 4 beaches in The Scottish Borders, or check our list of The Scottish Borders Dog Friendly Beaches.

Planning your visit to St Abbs Beach


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Place Category: Beaches

St Abbs Beach 7 Day Weather Forecast

Expect a temp in the range 15.2℃ to 15.4℃ with wind speed 14.6 m/sec (SE)
Thursday, Sep 28partlycloudy_night
Expect a temp in the range 14.2℃ to 15.2℃ with wind speed 13 m/sec (S)
Friday, Sep 29clearsky_night
Expect a temp in the range 10.8℃ to 12.7℃ with wind speed 7.2 m/sec (SSW)
Saturday, Sep 30partlycloudy_night
Expect a temp in the range 10.3℃ to 11℃ with wind speed 9.2 m/sec (WSW)
Sunday, Oct 01cloudy
Expect a temp in the range 12.4℃ to 14.5℃ with wind speed 7.1 m/sec (SSE)
Monday, Oct 02fair_night
Expect a temp in the range 10.5℃ to 12.7℃ with wind speed 5.8 m/sec (SW)
Tuesday, Oct 03partlycloudy_night
Expect a temp in the range 9℃ to 10.2℃ with wind speed 4 m/sec (SW)

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

St Abbs Beach Tide Times

Tide times are available at around 600 locations and the closest location to St Abbs Beach is at Eyemouth 4.76 km (2.96 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 St Abbs Beach. These times are not adjusted for BST.

Wed 27 Sep
   High Tide at 00:14 (Height 4.75m)
   Low Tide at 06:55 (Height 1.08m)
   High Tide at 12:54 (Height 5.02m)
   Low Tide at 19:05 (Height 1.35m)
Thu 28 Sep
   High Tide at 01:01 (Height 5.13m)
   Low Tide at 07:42 (Height 0.68m)
   High Tide at 13:37 (Height 5.30m)
   Low Tide at 19:48 (Height 1.02m)
Fri 29 Sep
   High Tide at 01:43 (Height 5.44m)
   Low Tide at 08:27 (Height 0.38m)
   High Tide at 14:17 (Height 5.47m)
   Low Tide at 20:31 (Height 0.76m)
Sat 30 Sep
   High Tide at 02:24 (Height 5.63m)
   Low Tide at 09:09 (Height 0.24m)
   High Tide at 14:57 (Height 5.51m)
   Low Tide at 21:14 (Height 0.64m)
Sun 01 Oct
   High Tide at 03:06 (Height 5.69m)
   Low Tide at 09:49 (Height 0.29m)
   High Tide at 15:39 (Height 5.43m)
   Low Tide at 21:54 (Height 0.67m)
Mon 02 Oct
   High Tide at 03:51 (Height 5.59m)
   Low Tide at 10:26 (Height 0.54m)
   High Tide at 16:23 (Height 5.25m)
   Low Tide at 22:31 (Height 0.86m)
Tue 03 Oct
   High Tide at 04:39 (Height 5.36m)
   Low Tide at 10:58 (Height 0.94m)
   High Tide at 17:08 (Height 4.99m)
   Low Tide at 23:03 (Height 1.15m)

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