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Portrush - Mill (West) Strand (Beach)

Friday 28 April

Low High Low High
02:09 08:34 14:27 20:53
0.2 m 2.3 m 0.2 m 2.1 m
Weather conditions Wind speed/direction On/Offshore wind direction
Cloudy NNW 6
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Saturday 29 April

Low High Low High
02:57 09:21 15:11 21:37
0.3 m 2.2 m 0.3 m 2.0 m
Weather conditions Wind speed/direction On/Offshore wind direction
Cloudy SSE 19
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Sunday 30 April

Low High Low High
03:53 10:14 16:00 22:30
0.4 m 1.9 m 0.5 m 1.9 m
Weather conditions Wind speed/direction On/Offshore wind direction
Cloudy SE 23
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Monday 1 May

Low High Low High
05:07 11:21 16:56 23:46
0.6 m 1.7 m 0.7 m 1.8 m
Weather conditions Wind speed/direction On/Offshore wind direction
Cloudy E 6
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Tuesday 2 May

Low High Low
07:06 13:04 18:02
0.7 m 1.6 m 0.8 m
Weather conditions Wind speed/direction On/Offshore wind direction
Sunny intervals SSE 10
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Regional forecast for Northern Ireland

This Evening and Tonight:

Any linigering afternoon showers soon dying out to leave a fine end to the day with some late sunny spells. Then a mainly dry night with clear spells with a freshening southerly breeze. Minimum Temperature 5 °C.

Saturday:

Bright with some sunny spells, especially towards the north coast, with a few showers possible during the afternoon. Breezy with occasionally strong southerly winds. Maximum Temperature 13 °C.

Outlook for Sunday to Tuesday:

Rather cloudy throughout with occasional patchy rain, the best chance of any brighter conditions expected across more eastern parts. Strong southeasterly winds on Sunday easing.

Updated at: 1559 on Fri 28 Apr 2017


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What are tides?

Tides refer to the rise and fall of a body of water, most commonly seen in the oceans; caused by the interaction between the moon, sun and Earth.

As the positions of Earth, sun and moon change in relation to each other, the gravitational pull and centrifugal forces acting upon the oceans vary and it is these differences that cause fluctuation in the height of the sea which we see at the tides going out and in.

In the UK we mostly experience a semi-diurnal tide which means we experience two high tides and two low tides each day. These occur approximately every 12 hours and 25 minutes.