"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

Tuesday
14 August


Chance of rain 86%
Max temp. 19°C
(feels like 16°C)
Wind 3mph, gusting to 5mph.
WSW
Pressure 1011
Humidity 79%
UV Index
Air Quality

High Tide 05:15 BST
(04:15 GMT)

Low Tide 11:42 BST
(10:42 GMT)

High Tide 17:44 BST
(16:44 GMT)

Low Tide 23:51 BST
(22:51 GMT)

Wednesday
15 August


Chance of rain 35%
Max temp. 21°C
(feels like 17°C)
Wind 4mph, gusting to 8mph.
SSW
Pressure 1007
Humidity 73%
UV Index
Air Quality

High Tide 06:03 BST
(05:03 GMT)

Low Tide 12:24 BST
(11:24 GMT)

High Tide 18:32 BST
(17:32 GMT)

Thursday
16 August


Chance of rain 39%
Max temp. 16°C
(feels like 13°C)
Wind 5mph, gusting to 10mph.
WSW
Pressure 1006
Humidity 68%
UV Index
Air Quality

High Tide 06:52 BST
(05:52 GMT)

Low Tide 13:03 BST
(12:03 GMT)

High Tide 19:21 BST
(18:21 GMT)

Low Tide 23:29 GMT

Friday
17 August


Chance of rain 38%
Max temp. 17°C
(feels like 12°C)
Wind 6mph, gusting to 12mph.
SW
Pressure 1007
Humidity 76%
UV Index
Air Quality

Low Tide 01:02 BST
(00:02 GMT)

High Tide 07:46 BST
(06:46 GMT)

Low Tide 13:37 BST
(12:37 GMT)

High Tide 20:13 BST
(19:13 GMT)

Saturday
18 August


Chance of rain 9%
Max temp. 17°C
(feels like 14°C)
Wind 4mph, gusting to 8mph.
WSW
Pressure 1012
Humidity 67%
UV Index
Air Quality

Low Tide 01:36 BST
(00:36 GMT)

High Tide 08:43 BST
(07:43 GMT)

Low Tide 14:15 BST
(13:15 GMT)

High Tide 21:08 BST
(20:08 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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