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Portrush, Whiterocks (Beach)

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  • Tue Tuesday 28th
    9°C 4°C
    Light shower day
  • Wed Wednesday 29th
    10°C 5°C
    Heavy shower day
  • Thu Thursday 30th
    9°C 2°C
    Sunny day
  • Fri Friday 1st
    10°C 4°C
    Cloudy
  • Sat Saturday 2nd
    10°C 6°C
    Cloudy
Tuesday (28 April 2015)
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* 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.

Wednesday (29 April 2015)
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* 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 (30 April 2015)
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* 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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* 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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* 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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Issued at: 1900 on Tue 28 Apr 2015

Forecast summary

  • Regional
  • UK 5 days
  • UK 6-30 days

Regional forecast for Northern Ireland

Heavy rain clearing this evening. Scattered showers tomorrow

This Evening and Tonight:

A band of heavy rain this evening, accompanied by strong southerly winds, clearing before midnight, then mainly clear with a few showers mainly in the west. Minimum Temperature 2C.

Wednesday:

A bright day with some sunshine at times. Some showers in the west and soon developing further east, locally heavy with hail thunder and hill snow. Light winds. Maximum Temperature 11C.

Outlook for Thursday to Saturday:

Sunny spells and isolated showers on Thursday. Mainly dry on Friday and Saturday with sunny spells, then rain on Saturday evening.

Updated at: 1639 on Tue 28 Apr 2015

UK forecast for the next 5 days

Rain spreads eastwards overnight.

This Evening and Tonight:

A band of rain moving into Northern Ireland this evening will spread eastwards overnight, turning heavy at times, reaching central and southern England and northern Scotland by dawn. Mostly dry ahead of the rain, some showers following on behind.

Wednesday:

Rain will slowly clear southeastern parts. Elsewhere, many places will be dry with sunny spells, although some showers will affect the north of the UK. Some hill snow across Scotland.

Outlook for Thursday to Saturday:

Sunny spells and scattered thundery showers on Thursday. Mostly dry and bright on Friday, although with some showers in the far southwest and north. Windier Saturday with rain edging northwards.

Updated at: 1618 on Tue 28 Apr 2015

Outlook for the UK over the next 6-30 days

UK Outlook for Sunday 3 May 2015 to Tuesday 12 May 2015:

Cloudy across most parts of the UK on Sunday with outbreaks of rain, although the north of Scotland may stay dry with some sunshine. Many areas will stay cloudy with some rain on Bank Holiday Monday, although the far north of Scotland may well remain fine and dry. Drier and brighter conditions, accompanied by a few showers, are likely to spread to southwestern parts later. From Tuesday onwards it is expected to remain unsettled with showers or longer spells of rain, with the west and southwest likely to experience the wettest conditions. It is expected to be windy at times with a risk of gales in places and temperatures throughout the period are likely to be below average with local night frosts, especially in the northeast.

UK Outlook for Wednesday 13 May 2015 to Wednesday 27 May 2015:

Changeable and often unsettled conditions are most likely to persist for much of this period, though some areas may have some more settled weather for a time at first. Otherwise, conditions will be fairly typical for the time of year, with most areas experiencing spells of fine and bright weather interspersed with more changeable conditions. The most unsettled conditions are likely to be across central and northern areas, with the best of the settled weather more likely in the in the south and southeast. Daytime temperatures are likely to be near or a little below average, throughout. Spells of more settled weather are likely to be accompanied by chilly evenings with isolated overnight frost in rural areas.

Updated at: 1233 on Tue 28 Apr 2015

Portrush, Whiterocks (Beach) Tide Times

Tuesday's Tide Times

(local port - Portrush)

Tide UK local time Height (m)
High 04:48 1.7
Low 11:05 0.8
High 16:41 1.5
Low 22:12 0.9

Wednesday's Tide Times

(local port - Portrush)

Tide UK local time Height (m)
High 05:19 1.7
Low 11:31 0.8
High 17:18 1.6
Low 22:57 0.8

Thursday's Tide Times

(local port - Portrush)

Tide UK local time Height (m)
High 05:45 1.8
Low 11:57 0.7
High 17:52 1.7
Low 23:34 0.7

Friday's Tide Times

(local port - Portrush)

Tide UK local time Height (m)
High 06:11 1.8
Low 12:27 0.6
High 18:24 1.8
Low 00:09 0.6

Saturday's Tide Times

(local port - Portrush)

Tide UK local time Height (m)
High 06:39 1.9
Low 12:55 0.6
High 18:55 1.9
Low 00:41 0.6

Tide times for the next five days.

Weather map

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Weather forecast map for Portrush, Whiterocks (Beach)

Portrush, Whiterocks (Beach) Portrush, Whiterocks (Beach) – Heavy rain 55.2063 -6.6084
Londonderry (Derry) Londonderry (Derry) – Light rain 54.9952 -7.3227
Belfast Belfast – Heavy rain 54.596 -5.9301
Tarbert Tarbert – Heavy shower night 55.87 -5.42
Stranraer Stranraer – Light shower night 54.9033 -5.0228
Enniskillen Enniskillen – Heavy rain 54.3446 -7.6313
Newry Newry – Heavy rain 54.1707 -6.3348
Tiree Tiree – Heavy rain 56.497 -6.887
Cumnock Cumnock – Light shower night 55.4535 -4.2645
Glasgow Glasgow – Light shower night 55.8643 -4.2505
Douglas (Isle of Man) Douglas (Isle of Man) – Cloudy 54.1518 -4.484
Strathyre Strathyre – Heavy shower night 56.3257 -4.3234
Dumfries Dumfries – Light shower night 55.0708 -3.6038
Biggar Biggar – Cloudy 55.6234 -3.5226
Fort William Fort William – Cloudy 56.8199 -5.104
Edinburgh Edinburgh – Clear night 55.9533 -3.1868
Carlisle Carlisle – Cloudy 54.8924 -2.9315
Pitlochry Pitlochry – Cloudy 56.7045 -3.7283
Portree Portree – Cloudy 57.4127 -6.1949
Benbecula (Balivanich) Airport Benbecula (Balivanich) Airport – Cloudy 57.4836 -7.3599

Location Details

Portrush, Whiterocks (Beach)

Location: 55.2063, -6.6084

Altitude: 0m above mean sea level

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