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.

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

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

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Castlerock Beach Photos


7 Day Weather Forecast

Expect a temp in the range 12.5℃ to 12.7℃ with wind speed 7.8 m/sec (NNW)
Thursday, Sep 29
Expect a temp in the range 12.5℃ to 12.8℃ with wind speed 6.8 m/sec (N)
Friday, Sep 30
Expect a temp in the range 10.9℃ to 11.8℃ with wind speed 5.4 m/sec (S)
Saturday, Oct 01
Expect a temp in the range 10.6℃ to 11.1℃ with wind speed 6.9 m/sec (WSW)
Sunday, Oct 02
Expect a temp in the range 11.1℃ to 11.9℃ with wind speed 8 m/sec (W)
Monday, Oct 03
Expect a temp in the range 11.2℃ to 13.1℃ with wind speed 6.8 m/sec (W)
Tuesday, Oct 04
Expect a temp in the range 13.2℃ to 14.1℃ with wind speed 6 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. These times are not adjusted for BST.

Wed 28 Sep
   Low Tide at 01:35 (Height 0.51m)
   High Tide at 07:44 (Height 2.16m)
   Low Tide at 13:27 (Height 0.38m)
   High Tide at 19:53 (Height 2.26m)
Thu 29 Sep
   Low Tide at 02:05 (Height 0.57m)
   High Tide at 08:18 (Height 2.10m)
   Low Tide at 14:05 (Height 0.47m)
   High Tide at 20:30 (Height 2.15m)
Fri 30 Sep
   Low Tide at 02:42 (Height 0.67m)
   High Tide at 08:59 (Height 2.00m)
   Low Tide at 14:49 (Height 0.62m)
   High Tide at 21:15 (Height 1.97m)
Sat 01 Oct
   Low Tide at 03:28 (Height 0.81m)
   High Tide at 09:52 (Height 1.86m)
   Low Tide at 15:47 (Height 0.81m)
   High Tide at 22:17 (Height 1.76m)
Sun 02 Oct
   Low Tide at 04:35 (Height 0.97m)
   High Tide at 11:35 (Height 1.75m)
   Low Tide at 17:22 (Height 0.97m)
Mon 03 Oct
   High Tide at 00:42 (Height 1.61m)
   Low Tide at 06:39 (Height 1.06m)
   High Tide at 13:20 (Height 1.77m)
   Low Tide at 19:41 (Height 1.00m)
Tue 04 Oct
   High Tide at 02:39 (Height 1.60m)
   Low Tide at 08:29 (Height 1.05m)
   High Tide at 14:41 (Height 1.87m)
   Low Tide at 21:39 (Height 0.89m)

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