There are a lot of online webcams in Scotland. Some live webcams and others that present pictures which are made with preset time intervals. I have checked out many Scottish webcams and came up with the webcams listed below. Do not forget to check out the most boring webcam of Scotland (Neilston), especially on bin day! If you know a good Scottish webcam and want to see it listed here please contact me. Please note that webcams can be offline at times due to weather conditions.
Webcams in the Scottish Highlands
Loch Ness webcam
Wonderful view over loch Ness. Also on the same webpage the Urquhart castle webcam. Refresh Rate is 10 seconds. Watch out for Sheba and Mavis, and Nessie when you are really lucky.
The Pitlochry Webcams show Pitlochry Atholl Road from outside Victoria’s Restaurant and from outside The Old Mill
Lecht webcams provide live images of conditions on the slopes to prepare you before skiing or snowboarding.
Snowgates Braemar, Glenshee & More
Four webcams showing the current situation at the snow gates in Aberdeenshire. There is one in Braemar, one near Spittal of Glenshee, one in CokBridge and one in Glen Dye.
The Skye bridge seen from the Kyle of Lochalsh webcam, refresh rate at regular intervals.
Eilean Donan Castle
The official live webcam of the castle located at the bridge leading up to the castle.
Cairngorm Mountains Webcam
This Camera looks towards Cairn Gorm (inc. Northern Corries) from the Boathouse at Loch Morlich, showing the Windy Ridge, Coire Cas, Coire an t-Sneachda and Coire an Lochain.
Webcams in the West of Scotland
Ben Nevis Range Webcams
One of the best webcams in Scotland. You get to see live panoramic views from the Snowgoose Restaurant at 650m.
Ben Nevis and Fort William Webcam
Great view of the wonderful Ben Nevis mountain range seen from the banks of Loch Linnhe. Refresh Rate is every minute.
Seven different webcams show the ski-slopes at Glencoe mountain, one of Scotland’s most popular ski resorts.
Spectacular views of bin day, when you are lucky, otherwise nothing worth looking at. Refresh Rate at regular intervals.
Gretna Green webcam
Watch weddings live at the Gretna Green Wedding webcam. Check out the divorce cam soon!!
The Cruachan and Loch Etive Webcam
Views of Ben Cruachan and Loch Etive with regularly updated images, live stream is very slow.
Oban Airport webcam
Live webcam at Oban Airport with a view on the runway and the beautiful Oban Bay and Isle of Mull
Scottish Cities Webcams
Edinburgh webcam Royal Mile
Live webcam view of the Royal Mile in Edinburgh includes the sounds of the city. Especially interesting during the Edinburgh Festival.
Live views from Glasgow looking directly at Buchanan Street, the City Center of Glasgow.
Glasgow George Square
A good view of George Square in Glasgow which is updated every 20 seconds. It’s operated by the City Council.
Aberdeen City Castlegate Webcam
This webcam is located near the top of the city’s historic Town House facing the Castlegate.
Webcams Scottish Islands
Stromness Harbour viewed via 2 web-cams set up on the first floor of 12 South End, Stromness. The page doesn’t refresh automatically but gives you the latest views.
Lerwick Shetlands Webcam
See what’s happening around Lerwick’s town centre, with views of the Market Cross and toward Victoria Pier. Shetland has a lot more excellent webcams available from http://visit.shetland.org/
Live view of Brodick Bay on the Isle of Arran. The camera is not live but snaps a picture every few seconds.
Isle of Cumbrae Webcam
Live webcam from the village of Millport on the Isle of Cumbrae with lovely full-screen views over the bay.
Fair Isle Shetland Webcam
Two webcams located at the Fair Isle weather station, one looking north and one looking south-west. Webcams update every 30 secs.
High res view of Glenforsa Airstrip on the Isle of Mull looking north-west over the Sound of Mull
South Scotland Webcams
Mull of Galloway webcam
This live webcam is installed on the Mull of Galloway lighthouse and shows various sea and land views.
Live views of Campbeltown with the option to choose several views such as the town centre, main harbour, Campbeltown loch etc.
Seabird Centre North Berwick Webcams
The Scottish Seabird Centre’s webcams broadcast live pictures of the rich wildlife in the Firth of Forth throughout the year. This camera is pointed towards North Berwick and Berwick Law.
East Scotland Webcams
St Andrews Webcam
St Andrews Old Course, the home of golf. One of the world’s most famous golf courses. This webcam serves live images and can be controlled with various views towards the fairways, clubhouse, Swilcan bridge and new course.
The webcam at the Signal Tower in Arbroath offers beautiful views of the harbour, the marina and the Ness, as well as the famous Stevenson Family lighthouse. No smokeys included folks.
Aberdeen Beach Webcam
This webcam is mounted on the Beach Ballroom, Aberdeen, looking over the Esplanade to the beach.
Glen Clova Webcam Angus
Glen Clova Webcam is located by a hillside farm close to the Glen Clova Hotel, the cam offers views up, down and across the Glen with zoom options and four different preset views.
Live webcam in Banff in Aberdeenshire. The webcam has different views of the harbour, marina etc.
Other Scottish Webcams
Scotland Traffic Webcams
More than hundred live road views and traffic information from cameras across Scotland, available from the Traffic Scotland website.