Sherkin Island

Sherkin Island is 3 miles (4.8 kilometres) long by 1.5 miles (2.4 kilometres) wide.

The island includes 3 beaches, Silver Strand (Green Coast Award), Cow Strand and Trabawn. You also have a Franciscan friary and Sherkin also has camp facilities.

Please be aware that it is expected you take away everything you came with as there is no rubbish collection points.

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7 Day Weather Forecast

Expect a temp in the range 11.7℃ to 11.8℃ with wind speed 5 m/sec (SE)
Thursday, Dec 01cloudy
Expect a temp in the range 11.4℃ to 11.7℃ with wind speed 5.2 m/sec (S)
Friday, Dec 02cloudy
Expect a temp in the range 9.7℃ to 10.6℃ with wind speed 6.9 m/sec (SSE)
Saturday, Dec 03partlycloudy_night
Expect a temp in the range 7.4℃ to 8.5℃ with wind speed 5.6 m/sec (ENE)
Sunday, Dec 04rain
Expect a temp in the range 7.3℃ to 7.8℃ with wind speed 6.7 m/sec (ESE)
Monday, Dec 05cloudy
Expect a temp in the range 4.9℃ to 5.4℃ with wind speed 6.6 m/sec (NNE)
Tuesday, Dec 06cloudy
Expect a temp in the range 5.5℃ to 6.5℃ with wind speed 8.7 m/sec (NE)

Roaringwater Bay weather forecast from Yr, delivered by the Norwegian Meteorological Institute and NRK

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