Cloughey Bay Beach

Cloughey has one of the best beaches in the Ards Peninsula boasting a wide sweep of sand with miles of sand dunes and a castle to explore!

The bay faces South East with a long spit of stones providing protection from the Irish Sea swell.

Cloughey Bay due to the size and protection is popular for windsurfing, water-skiing, kitesurfing and kite buggies.

The bay is large and car parking with toilets exist.

Dog Friendly Beach?

We have no current information on dog restrictions for Cloughey Bay Beach.

Why not check other beaches nearby as we have 15 beaches in Down, or check our list of Down Dog Friendly Beaches.

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7 Day Weather Forecast

Expect a temp in the range 8.3℃ to 8.8℃ with wind speed 5 m/sec (SSW)
Saturday, Feb 04cloudy
Expect a temp in the range 8.3℃ to 8.8℃ with wind speed 4.8 m/sec (SSW)
Sunday, Feb 05fair_night
Expect a temp in the range 1.1℃ to 3.4℃ with wind speed 5.1 m/sec (WNW)
Monday, Feb 06cloudy
Expect a temp in the range 6.4℃ to 7.3℃ with wind speed 6.4 m/sec (SSW)
Tuesday, Feb 07cloudy
Expect a temp in the range 6.8℃ to 7.7℃ with wind speed 4.9 m/sec (SSW)
Wednesday, Feb 08cloudy
Expect a temp in the range 4.6℃ to 7.5℃ with wind speed 1.8 m/sec (SSW)
Thursday, Feb 09cloudy
Expect a temp in the range 4.2℃ to 8℃ with wind speed 8.9 m/sec (SSW)

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

Cloughey Bay Beach Tide Times

Tide times are available at around 600 locations and the closest location to Cloughey Bay Beach is at Portavogie 3.24 km (2.01 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
   Low Tide at 03:47 (Height 1.24m)
   High Tide at 10:11 (Height 4.36m)
   Low Tide at 16:17 (Height 1.08m)
   High Tide at 22:41 (Height 4.00m)
Sat 04 Feb
   Low Tide at 04:30 (Height 1.16m)
   High Tide at 10:51 (Height 4.55m)
   Low Tide at 16:56 (Height 0.97m)
   High Tide at 23:19 (Height 4.03m)
Sun 05 Feb
   Low Tide at 05:06 (Height 1.08m)
   High Tide at 11:28 (Height 4.66m)
   Low Tide at 17:30 (Height 0.89m)
   High Tide at 23:53 (Height 4.02m)
Mon 06 Feb
   Low Tide at 05:40 (Height 1.03m)
   High Tide at 12:02 (Height 4.70m)
   Low Tide at 18:03 (Height 0.83m)
Tue 07 Feb
   High Tide at 00:23 (Height 3.99m)
   Low Tide at 06:15 (Height 0.98m)
   High Tide at 12:32 (Height 4.69m)
   Low Tide at 18:36 (Height 0.79m)
Wed 08 Feb
   High Tide at 00:49 (Height 3.96m)
   Low Tide at 06:49 (Height 0.95m)
   High Tide at 12:57 (Height 4.67m)
   Low Tide at 19:08 (Height 0.74m)
Thu 09 Feb
   High Tide at 01:09 (Height 3.97m)
   Low Tide at 07:23 (Height 0.92m)
   High Tide at 13:24 (Height 4.67m)
   Low Tide at 19:40 (Height 0.71m)

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