Magilligan Beach (Derry)

Magilligan Beach (Benone Strand) is located on the North West corner of Northern Ireland and stretches for 7 miles from Downhill to Magilligan Point.

Magilligan foreland is Ireland’s largest coastal accumulation comprising some 32 square km of marine and wind-blown sand deposits.

Facilities include car parking, shops, cafe/restaurant.

Magilligan Beach is a Blue Flag Beach.

Magilligan Beach has dog restrictions. Magilligan beach only allows dogs on leads.

Why not check other beaches nearby as we have no beaches around Coleraine, 5 beaches in Derry, or check our list of Derry Dog Friendly Beaches.

No water quality measurement available for Magilligan Beach.

Our weather forecast for Coleraine in Derry

Today (Sunday, Mar 07)

Expect a temperature in the range 7.9℃ to 8.7℃ with a wind speed 2.7 m/sec (SW)

Monday, Mar 08

Expect a temperature in the range 5℃ to 6.3℃ with a wind speed 5 m/sec (WSW)

Tuesday, Mar 09

Expect a temperature in the range 6℃ to 6.6℃ with a wind speed 3.4 m/sec (SSW)

Wednesday, Mar 10

Expect a temperature in the range 4.3℃ to 6.7℃ with a wind speed 7.6 m/sec (WSW)

Thursday, Mar 11

Expect a temperature in the range 7.4℃ to 7.8℃ with a wind speed 8.4 m/sec (SSW)

Friday, Mar 12

Expect a temperature in the range 2.9℃ to 4.2℃ with a wind speed 8.2 m/sec (SW)

Saturday, Mar 13

Expect a temperature in the range 3.6℃ to 5.1℃ with a wind speed 7.1 m/sec (SSW)

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


Our tide forecast for Magilligan Beach in Derry.

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