Port Ellen Beach

Port Ellen is the largest town on the Isle of Islay and offers two sandy beaches either side of the rocky outcrop Rhuba Glas which is the harbour.

The beaches are within the main town on Islay and so lots of facilities are available and just a short walk from the ferries.


Dog Friendly Beach?

We have no current information on dog restrictions for Port Ellen Beach.

Why not check other beaches nearby as we have 30 beaches in Inner Hebrides, or check our list of Inner Hebrides Dog Friendly Beaches.

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Place Category: Beaches

7 Day Weather Forecast

Expect a temp in the range 4.8℃ to 6.6℃ with wind speed 4.2 m/sec (ESE)
Tuesday, Mar 28rain
Expect a temp in the range 7℃ to 7.3℃ with wind speed 10.4 m/sec (SSE)
Wednesday, Mar 29rain
Expect a temp in the range 9℃ to 9.4℃ with wind speed 6.6 m/sec (SSW)
Thursday, Mar 30fair_night
Expect a temp in the range 8.6℃ to 9.1℃ with wind speed 8.3 m/sec (WSW)
Friday, Mar 31cloudy
Expect a temp in the range 7.9℃ to 8.2℃ with wind speed 3.7 m/sec (SE)
Saturday, Apr 01rain
Expect a temp in the range 8.2℃ to 8.4℃ with wind speed 4.2 m/sec (WNW)
Sunday, Apr 02rain
Expect a temp in the range 6.9℃ to 7.7℃ with wind speed 10.1 m/sec (WNW)

Isle of Islay weather forecast from Yr, delivered by the Norwegian Meteorological Institute and NRK

Port Ellen Beach Tide Times

Tide times are available at around 600 locations and the closest location to Port Ellen Beach is at Port Ellen 0.74 km (0.46 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.

Mon 27 Mar
   High Tide at 05:24 (Height 0.65m)
   Low Tide at 11:44 (Height 0.14m)
   High Tide at 18:08 (Height 0.75m)
   Low Tide at 23:53 (Height 0.16m)
Tue 28 Mar
   High Tide at 05:41 (Height 0.64m)
   Low Tide at 11:59 (Height 0.16m)
   High Tide at 18:53 (Height 0.66m)
Wed 29 Mar
   Low Tide at 00:09 (Height 0.25m)
   High Tide at 05:32 (Height 0.64m)
   Low Tide at 11:54 (Height 0.18m)
   High Tide at 19:49 (Height 0.56m)
Thu 30 Mar
   Low Tide at 00:22 (Height 0.33m)
   High Tide at 05:15 (Height 0.65m)
   Low Tide at 12:05 (Height 0.21m)
   High Tide at 21:46 (Height 0.49m)
Fri 31 Mar
   Low Tide at 00:43 (Height 0.40m)
   High Tide at 05:43 (Height 0.63m)
   Low Tide at 12:48 (Height 0.25m)
   High Tide at 15:21 (Height 0.31m)
Sat 01 Apr
   Low Tide at 04:59 (Height 0.55m)
   High Tide at 06:27 (Height 0.56m)
   Low Tide at 18:23 (Height 0.20m)
Sun 02 Apr
   High Tide at 03:47 (Height 0.57m)
   Low Tide at 06:20 (Height 0.47m)
   Low Tide at 20:54 (Height 0.13m)

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