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Cramond Beach

Edinburgh, City of Edinburgh

A sandy beach close to Edinburgh. It is possible to walk over the causeway to the island at low tide but keep an eye on the tides as it is possible to get cut-off.

Weather and Tides


28 May 2017

Light Cloud

Maximum Temperature19°C (66°F)
Minimum Temperature11°C (52°F)
Wind DirectionWesterly
Wind Speed10mph
UV Risk5
Sunrise04:40 BST
Sunset21:41 BST


29 May 2017

Light Rain

Maximum Temperature12°C (54°F)
Minimum Temperature11°C (52°F)
Wind DirectionEast North Easterly
Wind Speed14mph
UV Risk3
Sunrise04:39 BST
Sunset21:43 BST


30 May 2017

Light Rain Shower

Maximum Temperature16°C (61°F)
Minimum Temperature9°C (48°F)
Wind DirectionWest South Westerly
Wind Speed14mph
VisibilityVery Good
UV Risk5
Sunrise04:38 BST
Sunset21:44 BST


High tide: 04:59 BST
(03:59 28 May 2017 GMT)

Low tide: 11:18 BST
(10:18 28 May 2017 GMT)

High tide: 17:25 BST
(16:25 28 May 2017 GMT)

Low tide: 23:40 BST
(22:40 28 May 2017 GMT)


High tide: 05:47 BST
(04:47 29 May 2017 GMT)

Low tide: 12:08 BST
(11:08 29 May 2017 GMT)

High tide: 18:17 BST
(17:17 29 May 2017 GMT)


Low tide: 00:26 BST
(23:26 29 May 2017 GMT)

High tide: 06:40 BST
(05:40 30 May 2017 GMT)

Low tide: 12:58 BST
(11:58 30 May 2017 GMT)

High tide: 19:14 BST
(18:14 30 May 2017 GMT)

Important! Tide times are for the nearest measurement point (Granton) and may not be accurate for this beach. You should not rely on these times for anything other than a broad indication of when the tide will be at its highest or lowest.

In particular, these tide times are not suitable for navigational use.

Accurate tide forecasts require complex calculations and detailed local information. If you intend to engage in any activity for which tidal information is important for safety reasons (including sailing, powerboating, diving, and surfing) then you should obtain professional data.

Tidal predictions are © Crown Copyright and/or database rights. Reproduced by permission of the Controller of Her Majesty's Stationery Office and the UK Hydrographic Office (