Portstewart Strand beach, Strand Rd, Portstewart, Coleraine, Derry
  • About Us

    Portstewart Strand Beach Information

    The Strand at Portstewart is a large sandy beach backed by a sand dune system that reaches heights of up to 30 metres (100ft). Neolithic pottery and implements have also been found within the sand dunes, along with bronze pins and Roman jewellery, revealing a long history of human habitation.

    The Strand protects the mouth of the River Bann that is an important nature conservation site.

    The beach is managed by the National Trust and provides lots of things to do, including; beach games, sunbathing, swimming, walking and surfing.

    Unusually cars can be brought on and parked on the beach.

    Portstewart Strand Beach is a Blue Flag Beach and has been awarded a regional Seaside Award.

    Portstewart Strand Beach has dog restrictions. Dog restrictions in place between posts - check signage.

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

  • Water Quality

    Beach Bathing Water Quality

    No water quality measurement available for Portstewart Strand Beach.

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  • Weather

    7-day Weather Forecast

    Light rain tomorrow through next Monday, with high temperatures falling to 13°C on Friday.

    Today's Forecast
     Mostly cloudy throughout the day.
       28%  92%   7 mph
      6:11 am    8:51 pm
    Tuesday, Aug 21st
     Rain starting in the evening.
       61%  81%   9 mph
      6:13 am    8:49 pm

    Wednesday, Aug 22nd
     Mostly cloudy throughout the day.
       54%  90%   11 mph
      6:15 am    8:46 pm
    Thursday, Aug 23rd
     Mostly cloudy throughout the day and breezy until evening.
       69%  73%   16 mph
      6:17 am    8:44 pm

    Friday, Aug 24th
     Breezy in the morning and mostly cloudy throughout the day.
       71%  74%   15 mph
      6:19 am    8:42 pm
    Saturday, Aug 25th
     Mostly cloudy until afternoon and breezy starting in the afternoon, continuing until evening.
       70%  60%   12 mph
      6:21 am    8:39 pm

    Sunday, Aug 26th
     Partly cloudy starting in the afternoon, continuing until evening.
       17%  17%   10 mph
      6:23 am    8:37 pm
    Monday, Aug 27th
     Breezy until evening and light rain in the afternoon.
       71%  77%   13 mph
      6:25 am    8:34 pm

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