Dornoch Beach

Beaches Seaside Award


Dornoch beach is located on the Dornoch Firth adjacent to a Site of Special Scientific Interest. The beach is a long sandy beach backed by sand dunes and with rock pools to explore.

Facilities include car parking, toilets and a children’s play area, whilst Dornoch itself has a championship golf course, shops and more facilities.

Dornoch Beach has been awarded a regional Seaside Award.

We have no current information on dog restrictions for Dornoch Beach.

Why not check other beaches nearby as we have 3 beaches around Dornoch, 41 beaches in The Scottish Highlands, or check our list of The Scottish Highlands Dog Friendly Beaches.

Beach Water Quality

No water quality measurement available for Dornoch Beach.


Dornoch Beach 7 day weather forecast, weather in Dornoch, The Scottish Highlands

Expect a temp in the range 8.6℃ to 11.1℃ with wind speed 8.7 m/sec (WSW)
Sunday, Jan 30
Expect a temp in the range -0.3℃ to 1.2℃ with wind speed 3.6 m/sec (WNW)
Monday, Jan 31
Expect a temp in the range 1.8℃ to 3.5℃ with wind speed 7.5 m/sec (WNW)
Tuesday, Feb 01
Expect a temp in the range 7.6℃ to 9.4℃ with wind speed 6 m/sec (WSW)
Wednesday, Feb 02
Expect a temp in the range 3℃ to 3.5℃ with wind speed 6.1 m/sec (WNW)
Thursday, Feb 03
Expect a temp in the range 5.9℃ to 7.6℃ with wind speed 1.6 m/sec (SW)
Friday, Feb 04
Expect a temp in the range 1.7℃ to 3.5℃ with wind speed 6.2 m/sec (W)

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


Dornoch Beach tide times.

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