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Heads of Ayr Beach

Ayr, South Ayrshire

Heads of Ayr is a small sandy beach backed by a grassy area and dominated by high cliffs. It is a quiet and secluded beach destination. The photo shows Ayr beach with the Heads of Ayr in the background.

Weather and Tides


27 March 2017


Maximum Temperature14°C (57°F)
Minimum Temperature6°C (43°F)
Wind DirectionNortherly
Wind Speed4mph
VisibilityVery Good
UV Risk3
Sunrise07:04 BST
Sunset19:45 BST


28 March 2017

Light Cloud

Maximum Temperature12°C (54°F)
Minimum Temperature9°C (48°F)
Wind DirectionSouth Easterly
Wind Speed8mph
UV Risk2
Sunrise07:01 BST
Sunset19:48 BST


29 March 2017

Light Rain

Maximum Temperature12°C (54°F)
Minimum Temperature10°C (50°F)
Wind DirectionSouth South Easterly
Wind Speed12mph
UV Risk2
Sunrise06:59 BST
Sunset19:49 BST


Low tide: 05:43 BST
(04:43 27 March 2017 GMT)

High tide: 12:37 BST
(11:37 27 March 2017 GMT)

Low tide: 18:08 BST
(17:08 27 March 2017 GMT)


High tide: 00:57 BST
(23:57 27 March 2017 GMT)

Low tide: 06:22 BST
(05:22 28 March 2017 GMT)

High tide: 13:16 BST
(12:16 28 March 2017 GMT)

Low tide: 18:46 BST
(17:46 28 March 2017 GMT)


High tide: 01:35 BST
(00:35 29 March 2017 GMT)

Low tide: 07:01 BST
(06:01 29 March 2017 GMT)

High tide: 13:56 BST
(12:56 29 March 2017 GMT)

Low tide: 19:25 BST
(18:25 29 March 2017 GMT)

Important! Tide times are for the nearest measurement point (Ayr) 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 (