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Magilligan Downhill Strand Beach

Londonderry, Northern Ireland

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Downhill Strand is the eastern end of a magnificant 7 mile stretch of sands running from Downhill Cliffs to Magillijan Point.

It is overlooked and benefits from spectacular views of Donegal Coast and beyond.


Weather and tides for Saturday 25 March

Chance of rain 83%
Max temp. 12°C
(feels like 9°C)
Wind 13mph
Max UV Index
Chance of rain 12%
Min temp. 4°C
(feels like 2°C)
Wind 7mph

The tide at Magilligan Downhill Strand Beach is currently rising. High tide will be at approximately 9:53 PM, and the next low tide will be at approximately 4:05 AM tomorrow.

Today's air pollution levels are forecast to be Low

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Recommended holiday cottages near Magilligan Downhill Strand Beach

Things to do and see in the area

Mussenden Temple (0.4 miles)
Red Duck Diving (1.3 miles)
Downhill Demesne & Hezlett House (1.5 miles)
Portstewart Strand - National Trust (3.7 miles)
Portstewart Golf Club (3.9 miles)
Portstewart Promenade (4.2 miles)
Aquaholics Dive Centre (4.4 miles)

All distances are approximate

Other beaches nearby

Location: Castlerock

County: Londonderry

Country: Northern Ireland

Local Authority: Coleraine

Nearest postcode: BT51 4RP

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Visitor information for Magilligan Downhill Strand Beach, Londonderry, Northern Ireland. Weather, tides, visitor comments, beach facilities, photos, nearest postcode, beach information and nearby accommodation.

British Beaches is a Good Stuff website. Sat, 25 Mar 2023 17:17:25 +0000