Car park and regular location for stargazing events by Caithness Astronomy Group.
Location events organiser
Caithness Astronomy Group organises events at this location
Please contact Caithness Astronomy Group directly with any enquiries relating to visiting this location
Email: [email protected]
Facebook: Caithness Astronomy Group
Weather forecast for Dunnet Bay - Murkle Bay/dunnet (beach) (1.2 miles away) updated 07/08/22 at 20:00.
Local light pollution
The above demonstrates the estimated effect of light pollution - graphics created using Stellarium.
Best time to visit
The below chart shows when the skies will be at their darkest at this location and therefore the best time to visit. Moonlight is shown in light yellow and the Sun's twilight in light blue. Midnight on the date shown is shown as a white line with sunset to the left and sunrise the next morning to the right. A black background with stars shows the best times for stargazing. See our dark sky calendar for more details.