Castlerock Beach

Castlerock beach is a mile of sandy beach backed by grass covered dunes that runs west-wards from the mouth of the River Bann.

Facilities include car parking, seasonal lifeguards, toilets and an open-air heated swimming pool by the beach.

Castlerock Beach has been awarded a regional Seaside Award.

Dog Friendly Beach?

Castlerock Beach has dog restrictions.
Dog restrictions between May and September

Why not check other beaches nearby as we have 5 beaches in Derry, or check our list of Derry Dog Friendly Beaches.

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7 Day Weather Forecast

Expect a temp in the range 10.5℃ to 11.2℃ with wind speed 6.8 m/sec (SW)
Saturday, Feb 04cloudy
Expect a temp in the range 7.9℃ to 8.5℃ with wind speed 6 m/sec (S)
Sunday, Feb 05partlycloudy_night
Expect a temp in the range 1.9℃ to 4.1℃ with wind speed 5.9 m/sec (WSW)
Monday, Feb 06cloudy
Expect a temp in the range 6.3℃ to 6.8℃ with wind speed 7.5 m/sec (S)
Tuesday, Feb 07lightrain
Expect a temp in the range 7.8℃ to 8.4℃ with wind speed 5.3 m/sec (SSW)
Wednesday, Feb 08cloudy
Expect a temp in the range 1.1℃ to 2.5℃ with wind speed 4 m/sec (S)
Thursday, Feb 09cloudy
Expect a temp in the range 5.5℃ to 6.4℃ with wind speed 5.9 m/sec (S)

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

Castlerock Beach Tide Times

Tide times are available at around 600 locations and the closest location to Castlerock Beach is at Portrush 8.64 km (5.37 miles) away. Tides are displayed beneath for up to 7 days and we list both high and low water times along with the height.

Fri 03 Feb
   High Tide at 06:04 (Height 1.87m)
   Low Tide at 12:07 (Height 0.88m)
   High Tide at 17:56 (Height 1.76m)
   Low Tide at 23:46 (Height 0.78m)
Sat 04 Feb
   High Tide at 06:25 (Height 1.95m)
   Low Tide at 12:39 (Height 0.82m)
   High Tide at 18:27 (Height 1.83m)
Sun 05 Feb
   Low Tide at 00:14 (Height 0.67m)
   High Tide at 06:49 (Height 2.02m)
   Low Tide at 13:10 (Height 0.76m)
   High Tide at 18:58 (Height 1.89m)
Mon 06 Feb
   Low Tide at 00:43 (Height 0.59m)
   High Tide at 07:14 (Height 2.06m)
   Low Tide at 13:42 (Height 0.72m)
   High Tide at 19:27 (Height 1.92m)
Tue 07 Feb
   Low Tide at 01:10 (Height 0.53m)
   High Tide at 07:40 (Height 2.08m)
   Low Tide at 14:11 (Height 0.71m)
   High Tide at 19:56 (Height 1.92m)
Wed 08 Feb
   Low Tide at 01:37 (Height 0.50m)
   High Tide at 08:06 (Height 2.07m)
   Low Tide at 14:38 (Height 0.73m)
   High Tide at 20:25 (Height 1.89m)
Thu 09 Feb
   Low Tide at 02:06 (Height 0.49m)
   High Tide at 08:34 (Height 2.04m)
   Low Tide at 15:06 (Height 0.76m)
   High Tide at 20:56 (Height 1.84m)

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