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Portrush - Curran (East) Strand Beach

Portrush, Antrim

One of the Causeway Coast's most beautiful beaches with its large sand dunes forming the backdrop of Royal Portrush golf course. The sandy beach with adjoining promenade is sheltered from the wind and provides excellent coastal views.

Weather and Tides

Saturday

19 August 2017

Light Cloud

Maximum Temperature15°C (59°F)
Minimum Temperature11°C (52°F)
Wind DirectionWest North Westerly
Wind Speed27mph
VisibilityVery Good
Pressure1012mb
Humidity79%
UV Risk5
PollutionLow
Sunrise06:06 BST
Sunset20:52 BST

Sunday

20 August 2017

Light Cloud

Maximum Temperature15°C (59°F)
Minimum Temperature12°C (54°F)
Wind DirectionSouth Easterly
Wind Speed6mph
VisibilityVery Good
Pressure1020mb
Humidity70%
UV Risk3
PollutionLow
Sunrise06:08 BST
Sunset20:49 BST

Monday

21 August 2017

Heavy Rain

Maximum Temperature17°C (63°F)
Minimum Temperature15°C (59°F)
Wind DirectionSouth South Easterly
Wind Speed8mph
VisibilityModerate
Pressure1016mb
Humidity94%
UV Risk2
PollutionLow
Sunrise06:10 BST
Sunset20:47 BST

Saturday

High tide: 05:40 BST
(04:40 19 August 2017 GMT)

Low tide: 11:38 BST
(10:38 19 August 2017 GMT)

High tide: 18:10 BST
(17:10 19 August 2017 GMT)

Sunday

Low tide: 00:28 BST
(23:28 19 August 2017 GMT)

High tide: 06:24 BST
(05:24 20 August 2017 GMT)

Low tide: 12:15 BST
(11:15 20 August 2017 GMT)

High tide: 18:46 BST
(17:46 20 August 2017 GMT)

Monday

Low tide: 01:07 BST
(00:07 21 August 2017 GMT)

High tide: 07:06 BST
(06:06 21 August 2017 GMT)

Low tide: 12:50 BST
(11:50 21 August 2017 GMT)

High tide: 19:24 BST
(18:24 21 August 2017 GMT)

Important! Tide times are for the nearest measurement point (Portrush) 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 (www.ukho.gov.uk).