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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7 Day Weather Forecast

Expect a temp in the range 6.9℃ to 8.3℃ with wind speed 8.7 m/sec (WSW)
Sunday, Jan 29cloudy
Expect a temp in the range 7.2℃ to 7.7℃ with wind speed 8.5 m/sec (WSW)
Monday, Jan 30partlycloudy_night
Expect a temp in the range 7.3℃ to 8℃ with wind speed 17.4 m/sec (WNW)
Tuesday, Jan 31rain
Expect a temp in the range 7.3℃ to 9.6℃ with wind speed 12.5 m/sec (WSW)
Wednesday, Feb 01heavyrain
Expect a temp in the range 4.7℃ to 6.6℃ with wind speed 11.6 m/sec (WNW)
Thursday, Feb 02partlycloudy_night
Expect a temp in the range 6.4℃ to 7.4℃ with wind speed 7.5 m/sec (NW)
Friday, Feb 03cloudy
Expect a temp in the range 8.8℃ to 9.2℃ with wind speed 7.5 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.

Sat 28 Jan
   Low Tide at 00:48 (Height 0.00m)
   High Tide at 07:09 (Height 0.69m)
   Low Tide at 12:56 (Height 0.43m)
   High Tide at 18:55 (Height 0.83m)
Sun 29 Jan
   Low Tide at 01:16 (Height 0.08m)
   High Tide at 07:44 (Height 0.63m)
   Low Tide at 13:26 (Height 0.43m)
   High Tide at 19:45 (Height 0.77m)
Mon 30 Jan
   Low Tide at 01:41 (Height 0.18m)
   High Tide at 08:22 (Height 0.59m)
   Low Tide at 13:39 (Height 0.45m)
   High Tide at 20:48 (Height 0.68m)
Tue 31 Jan
   Low Tide at 01:57 (Height 0.29m)
   High Tide at 09:12 (Height 0.56m)
   Low Tide at 12:57 (Height 0.45m)
   High Tide at 22:24 (Height 0.62m)
Wed 01 Feb
   Low Tide at 02:08 (Height 0.40m)
   High Tide at 11:08 (Height 0.57m)
   Low Tide at 18:21 (Height 0.41m)
   High Tide at 23:54 (Height 0.62m)
Thu 02 Feb
   Low Tide at 02:35 (Height 0.49m)
   High Tide at 12:14 (Height 0.61m)
   Low Tide at 21:07 (Height 0.32m)
Fri 03 Feb
   High Tide at 01:01 (Height 0.65m)
   Low Tide at 06:56 (Height 0.50m)
   High Tide at 13:01 (Height 0.66m)
   Low Tide at 21:57 (Height 0.23m)

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