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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 Friday 21 June

Chance of rain 8%
Min temp. 10°C
(feels like 9°C)
Wind 9mph
Tomorrow (Saturday)
Chance of rain 51%
Max temp. 19°C
(feels like 16°C)
Wind 11mph
Max UV Index

The tide at Magilligan Downhill Strand Beach is currently falling. Low tide will be at approximately 1:14 AM tomorrow, and the next high tide will be at approximately 7:38 AM tomorrow.

Today's air pollution levels are forecast to be Low

Approximate sea surface temperature:   11.6°C  

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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.

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