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Murlough Beach

Down, Northern Ireland

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A long sandy beach backed by extensive sand dunes and stretching all the way from Newcastle to Tyrella.

The beach sits in front of the Murlough National Nature Reserve.

Featured in the Sunday Times best British beaches list.


Weather and tides for Friday 9 June

Chance of rain 4%
Min temp. 12°C
(feels like 12°C)
Wind 4mph
Tomorrow (Saturday)
Chance of rain 47%
Max temp. 20°C
(feels like 18°C)
Wind 9mph
Max UV Index

The tide at Murlough Beach is currently falling. Low tide will be at approximately 10:43 PM, and the next high tide will be at approximately 4:57 AM tomorrow.

Today's air pollution levels are forecast to be Moderate

Approximate sea surface temperature:   13.9°C  

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Recommended holiday cottages near Murlough Beach

Things to do and see in the area

Kilbroney Park (1.5 miles)
Dundrum Castle (1.7 miles)
Royal County Down Golf Club (2.4 miles)
Slieve Donard (2.5 miles)
Slieve Donard Spa (2.5 miles)
Life Adventure Centre (2.5 miles)
Mourne Archery Centre (2.6 miles)
Newcastle Visitor Information Centre (3 miles)
Soak Seaweed Baths (3.3 miles)
Murlough National Nature Reserve (3.4 miles)

All distances are approximate

Other beaches nearby

Location: Dundrum

County: Down

Country: Northern Ireland

Local Authority: County Down

Nearest postcode: BT33 0QQ

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Visitor information for Murlough Beach, Down, Northern Ireland. Weather, tides, visitor comments, beach facilities, photos, nearest postcode, beach information and nearby accommodation.

British Beaches is a Good Stuff website. Fri, 09 Jun 2023 21:49:09 +0100