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.
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The tide at Portobello Central Beach is currently falling. Low tide will be at approximately 3:00 PM, and the next high tide will be at approximately 9:40 PM.
Today's air pollution levels are forecast to be Low
Approximate sea surface temperature: 7°CDetailed weather and tides »
No lifeguard cover at this beach
Water quality not measured here
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Real Roman Tours (0.6 miles)
Fort Kinnaird (1.4 miles)
The Bannatyne Spa (1.5 miles)
Newhailes (1.6 miles)
Arthur's Seat (2.2 miles)
Staggs Bar (2.2 miles)
Brunton Theatre (2.2 miles)
Musselburgh Racecourse (2.6 miles)
Foresters Guild (360 yards)
All distances are approximate
around 2 miles east-southeast as the seagull flies, around 2 miles by road.
around 8 miles east-northeast as the seagull flies, around 10 miles by road.
less than a mile southeast as the seagull flies, less than a mile by road.
less than a mile northwest as the seagull flies, less than a mile by road.
Location: Portobello, Edinburgh
Location type: Urban
OS Grid: NT308741
Local Authority: City of Edinburgh
Nearest postcode: EH15 1HE
(for sat-nav purposes only, a beach does not have a postal address!)
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