Portstewart Strand beach, Strand Rd, Portstewart, Coleraine, Derry
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    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, with high temperatures peaking at 16°C on Saturday.

    Today's Forecast
     Mostly cloudy starting in the evening.
       18%  46%   5 mph
      7:57 am    6:29 pm
    Tuesday, Oct 16th
     Partly cloudy throughout the day.
       54%  60%   16 mph
      7:59 am    6:27 pm

    Wednesday, Oct 17th
     Partly cloudy throughout the day.
       50%  51%   9 mph
      8:01 am    6:24 pm
    Thursday, Oct 18th
     Partly cloudy throughout the day.
       13%  53%   7 mph
      8:03 am    6:22 pm

    Friday, Oct 19th
     Mostly cloudy throughout the day.
       23%  80%   11 mph
      8:05 am    6:20 pm
    Saturday, Oct 20th
     Mostly cloudy throughout the day.
       21%  84%   11 mph
      8:07 am    6:17 pm

    Sunday, Oct 21st
     Mostly cloudy throughout the day and windy starting in the afternoon, continuing until evening.
       28%  66%   15 mph
      8:09 am    6:15 pm
    Monday, Oct 22nd
     Mostly cloudy throughout the day and breezy starting in the evening.
       34%  66%   18 mph
      8:11 am    6:13 pm

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