"Sittin' on the dock of the bay"

Portobello Beach Weather and Tides

Once Portobello was a busy seaside resort where all the people of Edingburgh went to paddle in the sea. Now it still has it's sandy beach, and plenty of amusements and entertainments, although it is seen more as a peacful escape from city life.

Nearest town: Edinburgh

Local authority: City of Edinburgh Council

OS Grid Reference: NT304745

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Weather and Tides

Forecast for the next five days

Thursday
24 August


Chance of rain 10%
Max temp. 19°C
(feels like 16°C)
Wind 3mph, gusting to 6mph.
WSW
Pressure 1011
Humidity 66%
UV Index
Air Quality

High Tide 04:56 BST
(03:56 GMT)

Low Tide 11:18 BST
(10:18 GMT)

High Tide 17:21 BST
(16:21 GMT)

Low Tide 23:22 BST
(22:22 GMT)

Friday
25 August


Chance of rain 14%
Max temp. 18°C
(feels like 17°C)
Wind 2mph, gusting to 5mph.
SW
Pressure 1014
Humidity 71%
UV Index
Air Quality

High Tide 05:40 BST
(04:40 GMT)

Low Tide 11:53 BST
(10:53 GMT)

High Tide 18:03 BST
(17:03 GMT)

Low Tide 23:50 BST
(22:50 GMT)

Saturday
26 August


Chance of rain 47%
Max temp. 18°C
(feels like 17°C)
Wind 2mph, gusting to 5mph.
SSW
Pressure 1012
Humidity 79%
UV Index
Air Quality

High Tide 06:22 BST
(05:22 GMT)

Low Tide 12:20 BST
(11:20 GMT)

High Tide 18:44 BST
(17:44 GMT)

Sunday
27 August


Chance of rain 18%
Max temp. 18°C
(feels like 15°C)
Wind 3mph, gusting to 6mph.
SW
Pressure 1010
Humidity 77%
UV Index
Air Quality

High Tide 07:05 BST
(06:05 GMT)

Low Tide 12:39 BST
(11:39 GMT)

High Tide 19:26 BST
(18:26 GMT)

Low Tide 23:09 GMT

Important! Tide times are for the nearest measurement point and may not be accurate for this location. You should not rely on these times for anything other than a broad indication of when the tide will be at its highest or lowest.

In particular, these tide times are not suitable for navigational use. Accurate tide forecasts require complex calculations and detailed local information. If you intend to engage in any activity for which tidal information is important for safety reasons (including sailing, powerboating, diving, and surfing) then you should obtain professional data.

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