Beach Weather in Durness Beach, Sutherland, United Kingdom

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Beach Weather Today in Durness Beach

Today the maximum temperature will be 14° which is too cold for sunbathing. Today the water temperature will be 11° which is very cold and bracing, it's not recommended you swim with out a full wet suit.

Today will have 0.1mm of very light rain. Expect some sunshine and occasionally cloudy periods with an average cloud cover of 54%.

The winds will be cross-off shore and light at 15kmh from the South West. The light winds will make the temperatures feel colder.

Durness Beach faces North East and sunset will be over the land behind the beach at 10:00 PM. Unfortunately there are chances that 82% cloud cover may make the sunset not viewable.

For Beach Weather for the next next 7 days, wind and wave conditions and tide and the next 14 days weather use the tabs below.

Beach Weather This Weekend in Durness Beach

This weekend the average maximum daily temperatures will be 14° which is too cold for sunbathing. The average water temperature will be 11° which is very cold and bracing, it's not recommended you swim with out a full wet suit.

There will be 2 days of very light rain with an average of 0.3mm rain on those days. Saturday will have 0.2mm of rain and Sunday will have 0.4mm of rain. Expect some sunshine and occasionally cloudy periods with an average cloud cover of 52%.

DURNESS BEACH - BEACH WEATHER FORECAST

Mon 22nd July
12 AM 3 AM 6 AM 9 AM 12 PM 3 PM 6 PM 9 PM
11° 13° 13° 13° 13° 10°
79% 49% 27% 40% 56% 75% 82% 25%
0.0mm 0.0mm 0.0mm 0.0mm 0.1mm 0.0mm 0.0mm 0.0mm
11°
11°
11°
11°
11°
11°
11°
11°
Tue 23rd July
12 AM 3 AM 6 AM 9 AM 12 PM 3 PM 6 PM 9 PM
10° 10° 11° 13° 14° 15° 14° 12°
11% 15% 79% 88% 5% 11% 23% 50%
0.0mm 0.0mm 0.0mm 0.0mm 0.0mm 0.0mm 0.0mm 0.0mm
11°
11°
11°
11°
11°
11°
11°
11°
Wed 24th July
12 AM 3 AM 6 AM 9 AM 12 PM 3 PM 6 PM 9 PM
12° 11° 12° 15° 15° 15° 14° 14°
60% 31% 30% 4% 38% 43% 87% 76%
0.0mm 0.0mm 0.0mm 0.0mm 0.0mm 0.0mm 0.0mm 0.0mm
11°
11°
11°
11°
11°
11°
11°
11°
Thu 25th July
12 AM 3 AM 6 AM 9 AM 12 PM 3 PM 6 PM 9 PM
14° 13° 14° 14° 14° 14° 13° 11°
77% 100% 100% 100% 100% 83% 65% 78%
0.0mm 0.0mm 0.0mm 0.1mm 3.5mm 0.8mm 0.0mm 0.0mm
11°
11°
11°
11°
11°
11°
11°
11°
Fri 26th July
12 AM 3 AM 6 AM 9 AM 12 PM 3 PM 6 PM 9 PM
11° 11° 12° 14° 15° 15° 14° 12°
53% 68% 88% 35% 19% 10% 26% 25%
0.0mm 0.0mm 0.0mm 0.0mm 0.0mm 0.0mm 0.0mm 0.0mm
11°
11°
11°
11°
11°
11°
11°
11°
Sat 27th July
12 AM 3 AM 6 AM 9 AM 12 PM 3 PM 6 PM 9 PM
11° 11° 12° 15° 15° 15° 14° 12°
43% 30% 50% 83% 72% 60% 74% 69%
0.0mm 0.0mm 0.0mm 0.0mm 0.2mm 0.0mm 0.0mm 0.0mm
11°
11°
11°
11°
11°
11°
11°
11°
Sun 28th July
12 AM 3 AM 6 AM 9 AM 12 PM 3 PM 6 PM 9 PM
11° 11° 12° 13° 15° 16° 15° 13°
100% 76% 64% 61% 5% 4% 8% 47%
0.1mm 0.1mm 0.1mm 0.1mm 0.0mm 0.0mm 0.0mm 0.0mm
11°
11°
11°
11°
11°
11°
11°
11°
Mon 22nd July
12 AM 3 AM 6 AM 9 AM 12 PM 3 PM 6 PM 9 PM
15
kmh
11
kmh
11
kmh
7
kmh
3
kmh
3
kmh
3
kmh
6
kmh
0.3m
0.2m
0.2m
0.1m
0.1m
0.1m
0.1m
0.1m
5.3s 5.5s 5.3s 8.1s 8.0s 7.9s 7.7s 7.8s
Tue 23rd July
12 AM 3 AM 6 AM 9 AM 12 PM 3 PM 6 PM 9 PM
12
kmh
18
kmh
19
kmh
17
kmh
18
kmh
17
kmh
13
kmh
6
kmh
0.7m
0.5m
0.5m
0.4m
0.5m
0.5m
0.3m
0.2m
6.9s 6.9s 7.0s 7.2s 7.3s 8.8s 8.3s 8.3s
Wed 24th July
12 AM 3 AM 6 AM 9 AM 12 PM 3 PM 6 PM 9 PM
9
kmh
10
kmh
10
kmh
4
kmh
10
kmh
13
kmh
9
kmh
10
kmh
0.9m
0.8m
0.8m
0.7m
0.7m
0.6m
0.4m
0.3m
8.1s 7.9s 7.5s 7.4s 7.3s 9.8s 9.7s 9.2s
Thu 25th July
12 AM 3 AM 6 AM 9 AM 12 PM 3 PM 6 PM 9 PM
11
kmh
10
kmh
12
kmh
12
kmh
10
kmh
27
kmh
17
kmh
38
kmh
0.3m
0.5m
0.5m
0.2m
0.8m
0.8m
1.2m
1.3m
9.1s 9.0s 8.9s 8.8s 7.7s 8.5s 6.6s 8.4s
Fri 26th July
12 AM 3 AM 6 AM 9 AM 12 PM 3 PM 6 PM 9 PM
40
kmh
40
kmh
41
kmh
38
kmh
42
kmh
42
kmh
39
kmh
33
kmh
1.2m
1.3m
1.3m
1.4m
1.1m
0.9m
1.0m
0.7m
6.2s 6.5s 6.5s 6.5s 6.5s 6.5s 6.5s 9.7s
Sat 27th July
12 AM 3 AM 6 AM 9 AM 12 PM 3 PM 6 PM 9 PM
24
kmh
23
kmh
19
kmh
18
kmh
26
kmh
31
kmh
21
kmh
28
kmh
0.8m
1.0m
1.2m
1.1m
1.3m
1.5m
1.3m
1.2m
10.4s 10.5s 10.3s 9.7s 9.6s 9.6s 9.6s 9.6s
Sun 28th July
12 AM 3 AM 6 AM 9 AM 12 PM 3 PM 6 PM 9 PM
36
kmh
34
kmh
30
kmh
34
kmh
34
kmh
30
kmh
24
kmh
11
kmh
1.1m
0.9m
0.8m
0.8m
0.8m
0.7m
0.7m
0.3m
9.5s 9.4s 9.4s 9.0s 8.9s 8.8s 8.4s 8.2s
Mon 22nd July
3:12 AM 9:12 AM 3:27 PM 9:23 PM
0.60 4.50 0.70 4.90
Tue 23rd July
3:55 AM 9:54 AM 4:09 PM 10:05 PM
0.40 4.60 0.60 5.00
Wed 24th July
4:39 AM 10:37 AM 4:52 PM 10:48 PM
0.20 4.60 0.50 5.00
Thu 25th July
5:22 AM 11:22 AM 5:36 PM 11:35 PM
0.20 4.50 0.60 4.80
Fri 26th July
6:06 AM 12:11 PM 6:21 PM
0.30 4.30 0.80
Sat 27th July
12:26 AM 6:52 AM 1:06 PM 7:10 PM
4.60 0.60 4.00 1.10
Sun 28th July
1:25 AM 7:42 AM 2:13 PM 8:07 PM
4.30 0.90 3.80 1.40
Mon 22nd July
14°
0.1mm
8kmh N
54%
Tue 23rd July
15°
0.0mm
14kmh WNW
35%
Wed 24th July
15°
0.0mm
10kmh NE
46%
Thu 25th July
15°
4.4mm
6kmh SW
87%
Fri 26th July
15°
0.0mm
41kmh SW
40%
Sat 27th July
15°
0.2mm
28kmh SW
60%
Sun 28th July
16°
0.4mm
32kmh SW
45%
Mon 29th July
16°
0.1mm
31kmh SW
62%
Tue 30th July
16°
0.1mm
32kmh SW
50%
Wed 31st July
17°
1.7mm
45kmh SSW
80%
Thu 1st August
14°
0.6mm
46kmh WSW
79%
Fri 2nd August
17°
0.9mm
30kmh SW
94%
Sat 3rd August
13°
1.0mm
24kmh WNW
92%
Sun 4th August
13°
0.4mm
13kmh WNW
63%

In the next 14 days average maximum daily temperatures will be 15° which is a little too chilly for sunbathing. The average water temperature will be 11° which is very cold and bracing, it's not recommended you swim with out a full wet suit. There will be 11 days of very light rain with an average of 0.9mm rain on those days. Average cloud cover will be 63%.

If you are sailing, windsurfing, fishing, surfing etc. in Durness Beach don't forget to check the tide and wind and wave conditions

Taking a Holiday at Durness Beach, Sutherland, Scotland, United Kingdom

Durness Beach, located in Sutherland, Scotland, United Kingdom, is a perfect holiday destination for those seeking a peaceful and picturesque beach experience. This remote beach offers stunning views of the surrounding cliffs and crystal-clear waters. The unspoiled landscape and tranquil atmosphere make it an ideal place to unwind and disconnect from the hustle and bustle of everyday life.

Beach Type

Durness Beach is known for its soft, golden sand that stretches along the coastline. While there are some rocky areas along the shore, the majority of the beach consists of smooth sand that is perfect for sunbathing or strolling along the water's edge. The clear waters offer excellent visibility, making it a great spot for snorkeling and exploring the underwater world.

Beach Activities

The main attraction at Durness Beach is its natural beauty and serene environment. Popular beach activities include:

  • Swimming: With its calm waters and gentle waves, swimming at Durness Beach is enjoyable for all ages.
  • Snorkeling: The clear waters provide excellent visibility for exploring marine life around rocks and reefs.
  • Wildlife watching: Keep an eye out for seals that can often be spotted lounging on nearby rocks or swimming in the water.
  • Coastal walks: Take a scenic walk along the shoreline to explore nearby cliffs and caves.
  • Photography: Capture stunning photographs of the dramatic landscape with your camera or smartphone.

Accommodations

As Durness Beach is located in a remote area, there are no large beach resorts or hotels directly on the beachfront. However, there are several accommodation options nearby that cater to different budgets:

  • Sango Sands Oasis Campsite & Hostel: This budget-friendly accommodation offers both camping pitches and hostel rooms within walking distance of Durness Beach.
  • Smoo Cave Hotel: A small hotel located close to both Durness Beach and Smoo Cave offering comfortable rooms with en-suite bathrooms.
  • Durness Luxury Lodges: For a more luxurious stay, these self-catering lodges provide modern amenities and stunning views of the surrounding landscape.

Areas to Stay In

Durness Village is the closest area to Durness Beach, offering a range of accommodation options, shops, and dining establishments. This small village is ideal for those looking to immerse themselves in the local culture while staying close to the beach.

Another option is to stay in nearby towns such as Kinlochbervie or Tongue. These towns are slightly further away from Durness Beach but offer additional accommodation choices and attractions for visitors to explore.

Beach Amenities

While Durness Beach is relatively remote, it still offers some essential amenities for visitor's convenience:

  • Parking: A small car park is available near the beach entrance.
  • Restrooms: Public restrooms are located near the parking area.
  • Café: A café can be found close to the beach, serving hot food and beverages.
  • Picnic tables: Enjoy a meal with a view at one of the picnic tables overlooking the beach.

Durness Beach is a breathtakingly beautiful destination that provides an opportunity for relaxation and exploration in a serene setting. With its golden sand, clear waters, and stunning cliffs, it's an unforgettable holiday location for travelers seeking tranquility and natural beauty.

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