Gairloch Beach

Gairloch beach is a beautiful secluded sandy beach backed by sand dunes just to the south of the village.

Facilities at the beach are by the golf course, including parking, toilets and a cafe. You also have some more shops and harbour at Gairloch.

Dog Friendly Beach?

Gairloch Beach is dog friendly and allows dogs all year.
Gairloch Beach is dog friendly and allows dogs all year.

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

Planning your visit to Gairloch Beach


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Place Category: Beaches

Gairloch Beach 7 Day Weather Forecast

Expect a temp in the range 12.4℃ to 13.3℃ with wind speed 5.8 m/sec (ESE)
Thursday, Sep 28rain
Expect a temp in the range 12.4℃ to 13.1℃ with wind speed 3.4 m/sec (ESE)
Friday, Sep 29rainshowers_night
Expect a temp in the range 11.1℃ to 12℃ with wind speed 11.7 m/sec (SSW)
Saturday, Sep 30rainshowers_night
Expect a temp in the range 10.6℃ to 10.9℃ with wind speed 10 m/sec (W)
Sunday, Oct 01lightrain
Expect a temp in the range 11.7℃ to 13.2℃ with wind speed 7.6 m/sec (SE)
Monday, Oct 02lightrainshowers_night
Expect a temp in the range 10.7℃ to 11.3℃ with wind speed 8 m/sec (SW)
Tuesday, Oct 03lightrain
Expect a temp in the range 7.9℃ to 9.6℃ with wind speed 2 m/sec (ESE)

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

Gairloch Beach Tide Times

Tide times are available at around 600 locations and the closest location to Gairloch Beach is at Gairloch 0.15 km (0.10 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 Gairloch Beach. These times are not adjusted for BST.

Wed 27 Sep
   High Tide at 04:48 (Height 4.56m)
   Low Tide at 11:02 (Height 1.38m)
   High Tide at 16:59 (Height 5.00m)
   Low Tide at 23:31 (Height 0.81m)
Thu 28 Sep
   High Tide at 05:35 (Height 4.83m)
   Low Tide at 11:52 (Height 1.10m)
   High Tide at 17:47 (Height 5.25m)
Fri 29 Sep
   Low Tide at 00:18 (Height 0.56m)
   High Tide at 06:20 (Height 5.03m)
   Low Tide at 12:38 (Height 0.87m)
   High Tide at 18:33 (Height 5.41m)
Sat 30 Sep
   Low Tide at 01:03 (Height 0.43m)
   High Tide at 07:04 (Height 5.14m)
   Low Tide at 13:23 (Height 0.74m)
   High Tide at 19:18 (Height 5.44m)
Sun 01 Oct
   Low Tide at 01:47 (Height 0.42m)
   High Tide at 07:47 (Height 5.14m)
   Low Tide at 14:07 (Height 0.73m)
   High Tide at 20:04 (Height 5.33m)
Mon 02 Oct
   Low Tide at 02:30 (Height 0.55m)
   High Tide at 08:30 (Height 5.04m)
   Low Tide at 14:53 (Height 0.83m)
   High Tide at 20:50 (Height 5.09m)
Tue 03 Oct
   Low Tide at 03:14 (Height 0.78m)
   High Tide at 09:15 (Height 4.84m)
   Low Tide at 15:39 (Height 1.03m)
   High Tide at 21:39 (Height 4.75m)

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