Castle of Mey

The Castle of Mey is located on the north coast of Scotland, about 10 km (6 miles ) west of John o’ Groats. The castle was built between 1566 and 1572 by George Sinclair, 4th Earl of Caithness.

The castle did spend some time being called Barrogill Castle.

If you are lucky with the weather you can get views from the castle north to the Orkney Islands.

Planning your visit to Castle of Mey


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Castle of Mey 7 Day Weather Forecast

Expect a temp in the range 13.3℃ to 14.2℃ with wind speed 12.4 m/sec (ESE)
Friday, Sep 29fair_night
Expect a temp in the range 11.4℃ to 12.2℃ with wind speed 8.6 m/sec (S)
Saturday, Sep 30rain
Expect a temp in the range 11.2℃ to 11.9℃ with wind speed 14.3 m/sec (W)
Sunday, Oct 01rain
Expect a temp in the range 11.8℃ to 13.2℃ with wind speed 8.2 m/sec (SE)
Monday, Oct 02fair_night
Expect a temp in the range 10℃ to 10.7℃ with wind speed 6 m/sec (SW)
Tuesday, Oct 03cloudy
Expect a temp in the range 6.9℃ to 10.6℃ with wind speed 2.6 m/sec (S)
Wednesday, Oct 04partlycloudy_night
Expect a temp in the range 9.3℃ to 9.6℃ with wind speed 2.3 m/sec (WNW)

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

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