Portpatrick Beach

Portpatrick is a small fishing village with an inner and outer harbour. The beach sits within the outer harbour and provides sheltered conditions and is an interesting mix of sand, shingle and rocks.

Portpatrick is the start of the Southern Uplands Way.

Dog Friendly Beach?

We have no current information on dog restrictions for Portpatrick Beach.

Why not check other beaches nearby as we have 19 beaches in Dumfries and Galloway, or check our list of Dumfries and Galloway Dog Friendly Beaches.

Planning your visit to Portpatrick Beach


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Place Category: Beaches

Portpatrick Beach 7 Day Weather Forecast

Expect a temp in the range 14.8℃ to 15.8℃ with wind speed 15 m/sec (SSW)
Thursday, Sep 21fair_night
Expect a temp in the range 10℃ to 11.1℃ with wind speed 7.3 m/sec (WSW)
Friday, Sep 22rain
Expect a temp in the range 11.6℃ to 12.3℃ with wind speed 7.6 m/sec (W)
Saturday, Sep 23cloudy
Expect a temp in the range 11.1℃ to 12.1℃ with wind speed 9.9 m/sec (NW)
Sunday, Sep 24lightrainshowers_night
Expect a temp in the range 15.1℃ to 15.3℃ with wind speed 9.5 m/sec (SSW)
Monday, Sep 25cloudy
Expect a temp in the range 15.5℃ to 15.8℃ with wind speed 8.7 m/sec (SSW)
Tuesday, Sep 26clearsky_night
Expect a temp in the range 12.4℃ to 13.9℃ with wind speed 7.8 m/sec (SW)

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

Portpatrick Beach Tide Times

Tide times are available at around 600 locations and the closest location to Portpatrick Beach is at Portpatrick 0.97 km (0.60 miles) away. Tides are displayed beneath for up to 7 days and we list both high and low water times along with the height, helping you to plan the best time to visit Portpatrick Beach. These times are not adjusted for BST.

Wed 20 Sep
   High Tide at 02:06 (Height 3.74m)
   Low Tide at 08:05 (Height 0.72m)
   High Tide at 14:28 (Height 3.55m)
   Low Tide at 20:25 (Height 0.86m)
Thu 21 Sep
   High Tide at 02:43 (Height 3.63m)
   Low Tide at 08:43 (Height 0.86m)
   High Tide at 15:06 (Height 3.49m)
   Low Tide at 21:09 (Height 0.99m)
Fri 22 Sep
   High Tide at 03:29 (Height 3.47m)
   Low Tide at 09:31 (Height 1.05m)
   High Tide at 15:55 (Height 3.37m)
   Low Tide at 22:08 (Height 1.16m)
Sat 23 Sep
   High Tide at 04:29 (Height 3.26m)
   Low Tide at 10:37 (Height 1.27m)
   High Tide at 17:02 (Height 3.23m)
   Low Tide at 23:37 (Height 1.26m)
Sun 24 Sep
   High Tide at 05:55 (Height 3.10m)
   Low Tide at 12:13 (Height 1.41m)
   High Tide at 18:34 (Height 3.18m)
Mon 25 Sep
   Low Tide at 01:15 (Height 1.15m)
   High Tide at 07:36 (Height 3.16m)
   Low Tide at 13:45 (Height 1.33m)
   High Tide at 20:04 (Height 3.34m)
Tue 26 Sep
   Low Tide at 02:31 (Height 0.86m)
   High Tide at 08:53 (Height 3.38m)
   Low Tide at 14:55 (Height 1.11m)
   High Tide at 21:10 (Height 3.60m)

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