"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

Monday
21 May


Chance of rain 6%
Max temp. 19°C
(feels like 16°C)
Wind 2mph, gusting to 3mph.
NNE
Pressure 1018
Humidity 54%
UV Index
Air Quality

Low Tide 01:25 BST
(00:25 GMT)

High Tide 07:47 BST
(06:47 GMT)

Low Tide 14:05 BST
(13:05 GMT)

High Tide 20:28 BST
(19:28 GMT)

Tuesday
22 May


Chance of rain 13%
Max temp. 13°C
(feels like 10°C)
Wind 4mph, gusting to 6mph.
ENE
Pressure 1024
Humidity 80%
UV Index
Air Quality

Low Tide 02:30 BST
(01:30 GMT)

High Tide 08:57 BST
(07:57 GMT)

Low Tide 15:20 BST
(14:20 GMT)

High Tide 21:41 BST
(20:41 GMT)

Wednesday
23 May


Chance of rain 14%
Max temp. 12°C
(feels like 10°C)
Wind 2mph, gusting to 5mph.
ENE
Pressure 1028
Humidity 78%
UV Index
Air Quality

Low Tide 03:48 BST
(02:48 GMT)

High Tide 10:13 BST
(09:13 GMT)

Low Tide 16:40 BST
(15:40 GMT)

High Tide 22:53 BST
(21:53 GMT)

Thursday
24 May


Chance of rain 13%
Max temp. 15°C
(feels like 12°C)
Wind 3mph, gusting to 6mph.
ENE
Pressure 1028
Humidity 75%
UV Index
Air Quality

Low Tide 05:02 BST
(04:02 GMT)

High Tide 11:23 BST
(10:23 GMT)

Low Tide 17:50 BST
(16:50 GMT)

Friday
25 May


Chance of rain 8%
Max temp. 14°C
(feels like 12°C)
Wind 3mph, gusting to 6mph.
ENE
Pressure 1029
Humidity 72%
UV Index
Air Quality

Low Tide 06:04 BST
(05:04 GMT)

High Tide 12:26 BST
(11:26 GMT)

Low Tide 18:50 BST
(17:50 GMT)

High Tide 23:01 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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