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Portobello Central Beach

(Portobello Bath Road Beach)

City of Edinburgh, Scotland

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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.


Weather and tides for Wednesday 28 February

Chance of rain 48%
Max temp. 9°C
(feels like 6°C)
Wind 16mph
Max UV Index
Chance of rain 84%
Min temp. 6°C
(feels like 1°C)
Wind 16mph

The tide at Portobello Central Beach is currently rising. High tide will be at approximately 4:46 AM, and the next low tide will be at approximately 10:14 AM.

Today's air pollution levels are forecast to be Low

Approximate sea surface temperature:   6.4°C  

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Recommended holiday cottages near Portobello Central Beach

Things to do and see in the area

Real Roman Tours (0.6 miles)
Fort Kinnaird (1.4 miles)
The Bannatyne Spa (1.5 miles)
Newhailes (1.6 miles)
Arthur's Seat (2.2 miles)
Staggs Bar (2.2 miles)
Brunton Theatre (2.2 miles)
Musselburgh Racecourse (2.6 miles)

Places to eat near Portobello Central Beach

Foresters Guild (360 yards)

All distances are approximate

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Location: Portobello, Edinburgh

Location type: Urban

OS Grid: NT308741

Country: Scotland

Local Authority: City of Edinburgh

Nearest postcode: EH15 1HE

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Visitor information for Portobello Central Beach, City of Edinburgh, Scotland. Weather, tides, visitor comments, beach facilities, photos, nearest postcode, beach information and nearby accommodation.

British Beaches is a Good Stuff website. Wed, 28 Feb 2024 03:23:43 +0000