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Portrush, Whiterocks (Beach)

  • Light shower day 19 °C

    12 °C

  • Cloudy 17 °C

    13 °C

  • Light rain 17 °C

    13 °C

  • Cloudy 17 °C

    12 °C

  • Cloudy 17 °C

    13 °C

  • Light shower day 17 °C

    12 °C

  • Light shower day 15 °C

    11 °C

Wednesday (Wednesday 23 August 2017)
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Warnings
Heavy rain Sunny intervals Cloudy Sunny day Partly cloudy night Partly cloudy night Partly cloudy night
80% 10% 10% <5% <5% <5% <5%
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17 ° 17 ° 16 ° 15 ° 14 ° 14 ° 14 °
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Wind direction, speed & gust (mph) Expand
SW 8 13 WSW 10 15 WSW 9 14 SW 7 13 SW 7 11 SSW 7 11 SSW 8 14
Visibility (E = Excellent, VG = Very Good, G = Good, M = Moderate, P = Poor, VP = Very Poor) Expand
E E E VG VG VG VG
Humidity Expand
79% 74% 79% 82% 85% 85% 86%
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Offshore Sea State ∗ Expand
Smooth (wavelets)
UV index Expand
2 1 1 1 0 0 0
Sunrise: 06:15 Sunset: 20:43 Moon phase: New Air pollution: 2

∗ Offshore sea state reflects conditions beyond the zone where waves are breaking on final approach to the shore and up to several kilometres from the shore. It is not, however, meant to represent conditions in the open ocean, far from land.

Thursday (Thursday 24 August 2017)
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Warnings
Partly cloudy night Partly cloudy night Partly cloudy night Partly cloudy night Partly cloudy night Partly cloudy night Cloudy Sunny intervals Sunny intervals Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy Overcast Overcast Light shower day Light rain Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy Sunny intervals Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy
<5% <5% <5% <5% <5% <5% <5% <5% <5% <5% 10% 10% 10% 20% 20% 30% 40% 10% 10% 10% 10% 10% 10% 10%
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Wind direction, speed & gust (mph) Expand
SSW 9 14 SSW 9 15 SSW 9 17 SSW 9 17 SSW 11 19 SSW 11 19 SSW 11 20 SSW 11 20 SSW 11 19 SSW 13 19 SW 14 22 SW 14 21 SSW 14 21 SSW 13 21 SSW 13 22 SW 15 23 SW 15 24 SW 14 22 SSW 14 22 SW 14 23 SSW 13 23 SSW 12 21 SSW 12 20 SSW 12 20
Visibility (E = Excellent, VG = Very Good, G = Good, M = Moderate, P = Poor, VP = Very Poor) Expand
VG VG VG VG VG VG VG VG VG VG VG VG VG VG VG VG VG VG VG VG VG VG VG VG
Humidity Expand
86% 87% 90% 89% 89% 90% 90% 91% 86% 81% 75% 72% 73% 76% 77% 76% 79% 78% 80% 81% 82% 84% 86% 87%
On or Off Shore Winds Expand
Offshore Sea State ∗ Expand
Smooth (wavelets)
UV index Expand
0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 1 2 2 2 3 3 2 2 1 1 1 1 1 0 0 0
Sunrise: 06:16 Sunset: 20:40 Moon phase: New Air pollution: 2

∗ Offshore sea state reflects conditions beyond the zone where waves are breaking on final approach to the shore and up to several kilometres from the shore. It is not, however, meant to represent conditions in the open ocean, far from land.

Friday (Friday 25 August 2017)
00:00 01:00 04:00 07:00 10:00 13:00 16:00 19:00 22:00
Warnings
Cloudy Cloudy Light rain Cloudy Light rain Cloudy Heavy rain Heavy shower day Cloudy
10% 10% 50% 10% 40% 20% 80% 60% 20%
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Wind direction, speed & gust (mph) Expand
SSW 12 20 SSW 11 19 S 11 19 S 11 19 S 12 19 SSW 10 17 SSW 9 16 SSW 9 15 SSW 7 13
Visibility (E = Excellent, VG = Very Good, G = Good, M = Moderate, P = Poor, VP = Very Poor) Expand
VG VG G G G VG G G G
Humidity Expand
87% 88% 91% 93% 89% 79% 86% 89% 91%
On or Off Shore Winds Expand
Offshore Sea State ∗ Expand
Smooth (wavelets)
UV index Expand
0 0 0 1 2 3 2 1 0
Sunrise: 06:18 Sunset: 20:38 Moon phase: Waxing crescent Air pollution: 2

∗ Offshore sea state reflects conditions beyond the zone where waves are breaking on final approach to the shore and up to several kilometres from the shore. It is not, however, meant to represent conditions in the open ocean, far from land.

Saturday (Saturday 26 August 2017)
01:00 04:00 07:00 10:00 13:00 16:00 19:00 22:00
Warnings
Cloudy Cloudy Sunny intervals Sunny intervals Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy
20% 10% 10% 10% 20% 20% 20% 10%
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Wind direction, speed & gust (mph) Expand
SSW 8 15 SSW 8 14 SSW 8 13 SW 9 18 WSW 9 18 WNW 8 17 NW 6 12 WSW 4 8
Visibility (E = Excellent, VG = Very Good, G = Good, M = Moderate, P = Poor, VP = Very Poor) Expand
G G G VG VG VG VG VG
Humidity Expand
93% 93% 93% 84% 76% 77% 80% 88%
On or Off Shore Winds Expand
Offshore Sea State ∗ Expand
Smooth (wavelets)
UV index Expand
0 0 1 2 4 2 1 0
Sunrise: 06:20 Sunset: 20:35 Moon phase: Waxing crescent Air pollution: 2

∗ Offshore sea state reflects conditions beyond the zone where waves are breaking on final approach to the shore and up to several kilometres from the shore. It is not, however, meant to represent conditions in the open ocean, far from land.

Sunday (Sunday 27 August 2017)
01:00 04:00 07:00 10:00 13:00 16:00 19:00 22:00
Warnings
Cloudy Cloudy Overcast Cloudy Cloudy Light shower day Overcast Cloudy
10% 10% 20% 20% 20% 30% 20% 10%
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Wind direction, speed & gust (mph) Expand
WSW 5 10 SW 6 10 SSW 7 13 SW 10 18 WSW 10 19 WSW 10 19 WSW 9 16 SW 8 15
Visibility (E = Excellent, VG = Very Good, G = Good, M = Moderate, P = Poor, VP = Very Poor) Expand
G G G VG G VG VG G
Humidity Expand
90% 91% 92% 86% 79% 78% 83% 88%
On or Off Shore Winds Expand
Offshore Sea State ∗ Expand
Smooth (wavelets)
UV index Expand
0 0 1 2 3 2 1 0
Sunrise: 06:22 Sunset: 20:33 Moon phase: Waxing crescent Air pollution: 2

∗ Offshore sea state reflects conditions beyond the zone where waves are breaking on final approach to the shore and up to several kilometres from the shore. It is not, however, meant to represent conditions in the open ocean, far from land.

Monday (Monday 28 August 2017)
01:00 04:00 07:00 10:00 13:00 16:00 19:00 22:00
Warnings
Overcast Cloudy Light shower day Light shower day Light shower day Light shower day Overcast Cloudy
20% 20% 40% 40% 40% 30% 10% 10%
Temperature (°C) arrow down
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Wind direction, speed & gust (mph) Expand
SW 10 17 SW 11 19 SW 12 20 SW 14 24 SW 15 26 WSW 16 27 WSW 15 27 WSW 15 26
Visibility (E = Excellent, VG = Very Good, G = Good, M = Moderate, P = Poor, VP = Very Poor) Expand
G G G G G G G G
Humidity Expand
90% 91% 92% 89% 86% 84% 84% 86%
On or Off Shore Winds Expand
Offshore Sea State ∗ Expand
Smooth (wavelets) Slight
UV index Expand
0 0 1 2 3 2 1 0
Sunrise: 06:24 Sunset: 20:30 Moon phase: Waxing crescent

∗ Offshore sea state reflects conditions beyond the zone where waves are breaking on final approach to the shore and up to several kilometres from the shore. It is not, however, meant to represent conditions in the open ocean, far from land.

Tuesday (Tuesday 29 August 2017)
01:00 04:00 07:00 10:00 13:00 16:00 19:00 22:00
Warnings
Light shower night Light shower night Sunny intervals Light shower day Light shower day Sunny intervals Sunny intervals Partly cloudy night
30% 30% 10% 30% 30% 10% 10% 10%
Temperature (°C) arrow down
13 ° 13 ° 13 ° 14 ° 15 ° 14 ° 14 ° 13 °
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Feels like temperature (°C) Expand
11 ° 10 ° 10 ° 10 ° 11 ° 11 ° 11 ° 10 °
Wind direction, speed & gust (mph) Expand
WSW 16 27 WSW 17 28 WSW 17 28 WSW 19 33 W 20 35 W 19 33 W 18 30 WSW 16 27
Visibility (E = Excellent, VG = Very Good, G = Good, M = Moderate, P = Poor, VP = Very Poor) Expand
G G G G G VG VG VG
Humidity Expand
86% 85% 85% 78% 73% 73% 76% 80%
On or Off Shore Winds Expand
Offshore Sea State ∗ Expand
No Data
UV index Expand
0 0 1 2 3 2 1 0
Sunrise: 06:26 Sunset: 20:28 Moon phase: First quarter

∗ Offshore sea state reflects conditions beyond the zone where waves are breaking on final approach to the shore and up to several kilometres from the shore. It is not, however, meant to represent conditions in the open ocean, far from land.

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Met Office 17:00, Wed
Tiree Sunny intervals 56.497 -6.887
Birmingham Sunny intervals 52.486 -1.889
Glasgow Sunny intervals 55.864 -4.25
Manchester Heavy rain 53.479 -2.247
Brighton Cloudy 50.822 -0.136
Dover Cloudy 51.126 1.318
Exeter Cloudy 50.718 -3.533
Lincoln Sunny intervals 53.23 -0.539
Norwich Cloudy 52.63 1.299
Peterborough Sunny intervals 52.569 -0.239
Swindon Sunny day 51.556 -1.778
York Sunny intervals 53.962 -1.079
Aberdeen Fog 57.15 -2.093
Pembroke Sunny intervals 51.673 -4.908
Ullapool Sunny intervals 57.896 -5.16
Inverness Sunny intervals 57.478 -4.223
Kendal Sunny day 54.328 -2.745
Londonderry (Derry) Heavy shower day 54.995 -7.323
Newtown (Powys) Sunny intervals 52.512 -3.312
Fort William Light shower day 56.82 -5.104
Belfast Cloudy 54.596 -5.93
Caernarfon Sunny intervals 53.139 -4.273
Camborne Cloudy 50.212 -5.294
Cardiff Cloudy 51.481 -3.178
Dumfries Cloudy 55.071 -3.604
Edinburgh Sunny intervals 55.953 -3.187
Lerwick Cloudy 60.154 -1.143
London Sunny intervals 51.508 -0.125
Newcastle Upon Tyne Sunny intervals 54.978 -1.616
Pitlochry Sunny intervals 56.705 -3.728
Southampton Sunny intervals 50.909 -1.403
Stornoway Sunny day 58.211 -6.384
Wick (Highland) Cloudy 58.439 -3.092
  • Regional
  • UK 5 days
  • UK 6-30 days

Regional Forecast for Northern Ireland

Headline:

Scattered showers and sunny intervals.

This Evening and Tonight:

Scattered showers this evening with sunny intervals. Tonight showers becoming mainly confined to western counties and the east should become largely dry with clear periods. Some mist and fog patches inland rural areas overnight. Less humid with light winds. Minimum temperature 11 °C.

Thursday:

Mainly dry bright start with sunny intervals. However tending to cloud up with showers, these more frequent later over Fermanagh, Tyrone and Derry. Belfast and east drier with fewer showers Maximum temperature 18 °C.

Outlook for Friday to Sunday:

Remaining unsettled; often rather cloudy with showers, some prolonged and heavy during Friday and early Saturday. Later Saturday and Sunday drier with sunny spells, though rain arrives again Sunday night.

Updated: 14:43 on Wed 23 Aug 2017 BST

UK forecast for the next 5 days

Headline:

Rain clearing from the northeast. Drier and fresher elsewhere.

This Evening and Tonight:

Rain, which will be heavy at times, will linger over the Northern Isles overnight. Elsewhere it will be dry across much of the UK with clear spells, although a few showers are also expected, mainly in western parts.

Thursday:

England and Wales will be mostly dry and breezy with sunny spells. Showers are likely in parts of Scotland, Northern Ireland and the far west of England.

Outlook for Friday to Sunday:

Across the north and west it will often be breezy with sunshine and showers. Further south and east it will often be dry, with warm sunny spells and lighter winds.

Updated: 15:08 on Wed 23 Aug 2017 BST

Outlook for the UK over the next 6-30 days

UK Outlook for Monday 28 Aug 2017 to Wednesday 6 Sep 2017:

On Monday, a band of thick cloud some outbreaks of rain and strong winds are likely to spread eastwards across the country. The rain will be heaviest in the NW and it may remain dry and warm in the southeast, although there is a small risk of one or two thundery showers continuing. Into next week, we are likely to see unsettled conditions, with spells of wet and windy weather, particularly in the northwest. It will be drier in general across the southeast, although there is a risk of some thundery showers here at times. There may be a longer spell of more settled weather in early September. Temperatures will probably be near normal, though perhaps warm at times in the south.

UK Outlook for Thursday 7 Sep 2017 to Thursday 21 Sep 2017:

During this period, we are most likely to see changeable weather conditions featuring across the United Kingdom. However, there will be some dry and fine weather at times too. On balance spells of rain and strong winds are likely to dominate in the north and west, with drier and brighter weather more common in the south and east. Temperatures will probably remain close to normal for the time of year in most parts, though they may become warm or very warm at times in the south which may generate some thunderstorms.

Updated: 15:08 on Wed 23 Aug 2017 BST

Location details

Portrush, Whiterocks (Beach)

Location
55.206, -6.608
Altitude
0.0 m above mean sea level

Portrush, Whiterocks (Beach) tide times

Wednesday's tide times

(local port - Portrush)

Tide UK local time Height (m)
Low 02:19 0.4
High 08:20 2.1
Low 14:00 0.3
High 20:35 2.3

Thursday's tide times

(local port - Portrush)

Tide UK local time Height (m)
Low 02:55 0.4
High 08:56 2.1
Low 14:38 0.3
High 21:12 2.2

Friday's tide times

(local port - Portrush)

Tide UK local time Height (m)
Low 03:33 0.5
High 09:33 2
Low 15:18 0.4
High 21:51 2.1

Saturday's tide times

(local port - Portrush)

Tide UK local time Height (m)
Low 04:15 0.7
High 10:13 1.9
Low 16:00 0.6
High 22:33 1.9

Sunday's tide times

(local port - Portrush)

Tide UK local time Height (m)
Low 05:05 0.8
High 10:57 1.7
Low 16:48 0.8
High 23:25 1.7

Monday's tide times

(local port - Portrush)

Tide UK local time Height (m)
Low 06:12 0.9
High 11:56 1.6
Low 17:45 0.9

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