1. Wemyss Bay

Where is Wemyss Bay?

Wemyss Bay is located in the county of Renfrewshire, Scotland, five miles south of the town of Dunoon, 25 miles west of the major city of Glasgow, 66 miles west of Edinburgh, 313 miles north of Cardiff, and 360 miles north-west of London. Wemyss Bay lies roughly one mile north of the Ayrshire and Arran border. Wemyss Bay falls within the unitary authority of Inverclyde. It is in the PA18 postcode district. The post town for Wemyss Bay is Wemyss Bay.

Wemyss Bay on a map

Bounding box showing extent of Wemyss Bay
Location of Wemyss Bay within the UK

Which county is Wemyss Bay in?

Wemyss Bay is in the ceremonial county of Renfrewshire, the historic county of Renfrewshire, and the administrative county of Inverclyde.

Ceremonial CountyRenfrewshire
Historic CountyRenfrewshire
Administrative CountyInverclyde

Where is Wemyss Bay in Renfrewshire?

Wemyss Bay is situated towards the northernmost extremity of Renfrewshire, and towards the westernmost extremity of Renfrewshire.

Location of Wemyss Bay within Renfrewshire

What is the postcode for Wemyss Bay?

The nearest postcode to the centre of Wemyss Bay is PA18 6ER.

Where is Wemyss Bay in PA18?

Wemyss Bay is situated towards the northernmost extremity of the PA18 postcode district, and towards the westernmost extremity of the PA18 postcode district.

Location of Wemyss Bay within PA18

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What is the post town for Wemyss Bay?

The post town for Wemyss Bay is Wemyss Bay. Wemyss Bay is in the PA18 postcode district, which corresponds to the post town of Wemyss Bay.

What is the latitude and longitude of Wemyss Bay?

The centre of Wemyss Bay is located at position 55.89128° latitude and -4.88955° longitude.

Latitude55.89128°
Longitude-4.88955°

What is the easting and northing of Wemyss Bay?

The centre of Wemyss Bay is located at the grid reference easting 219401 and northing 670235 within the British National Grid (OSGB36) system.

Easting219401
Northing670235

What are the nearest towns to Wemyss Bay?

Position of Wemyss Bay relative to nearby towns. Distance is measured from the centre of Wemyss Bay to the centre of the town.

5m
Wemyss Bay is 5 miles south of Dunoon
6m
Wemyss Bay is 6 miles south-west of Gourock
6m
Wemyss Bay is 6 miles south-west of Greenock
7m
Wemyss Bay is 7 miles north of Largs
8m
Wemyss Bay is 8 miles north-east of Rothesay
8m
Wemyss Bay is 8 miles west of Port Glasgow
10m
Wemyss Bay is 10 miles north of Millport
10m
Wemyss Bay is 10 miles south-west of Helensburgh
13m
Wemyss Bay is 13 miles west of Dumbarton
14m
Wemyss Bay is 14 miles south-west of Alexandria

What are the nearest cities to Wemyss Bay?

Position of Wemyss Bay relative to nearby cities. Distance is measured from the centre of Wemyss Bay to the centre of the city.

25m
Wemyss Bay is 25 miles west of Glasgow
40m
Wemyss Bay is 40 miles west of Stirling
66m
Wemyss Bay is 66 miles south-west of Perth
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Wemyss Bay is 66 miles west of Edinburgh
84m
Wemyss Bay is 84 miles south-west of Dundee
103m
Wemyss Bay is 103 miles north-west of Carlisle
113m
Wemyss Bay is 113 miles south of Inverness
138m
Wemyss Bay is 138 miles south-west of Aberdeen
144m
Wemyss Bay is 144 miles north-west of Newcastle upon Tyne
151m
Wemyss Bay is 151 miles north-west of Durham

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