Ben Bulben

Landscapes & Nature See & Do


Ben Bulben, often called Benbulben and Benbulbin, is a large rock formation that is part of the Dartry Mountains, in an area sometimes called “Yeats Country”.

It is very popular with walkers with one of the favourite trails running alongside Ben Bulben being the Gortarowey 4km looped walk. It runs both through the forest and out in the open overlooking the magnificent views of Ben Bulben and the bay of Donegal.


Ben Bulben 7 day weather forecast, weather in Benbulben, Sligo

Expect a temp in the range 11.8℃ to 13.5℃ with wind speed 5.9 m/sec (SSW)
Sunday, May 22
Expect a temp in the range 10.5℃ to 10.8℃ with wind speed 5.8 m/sec (SSW)
Monday, May 23
Expect a temp in the range 8.1℃ to 8.6℃ with wind speed 4.1 m/sec (NW)
Tuesday, May 24
Expect a temp in the range 7.1℃ to 7.9℃ with wind speed 3.9 m/sec (WNW)
Wednesday, May 25
Expect a temp in the range 7.5℃ to 8.4℃ with wind speed 6.3 m/sec (WSW)
Thursday, May 26
Expect a temp in the range 8.3℃ to 8.8℃ with wind speed 6.8 m/sec (WNW)
Friday, May 27
Expect a temp in the range 11.3℃ to 11.5℃ with wind speed 6.2 m/sec (WSW)

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

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