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Portobello East Beach

(Joppa Beach, Portobello James Street Beach)

City of Edinburgh, Scotland

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A beach resort about 4 miles east of Edinburgh city centre.


Weather and tides for Friday 29 September

Chance of rain 3%
Min temp. 10°C
(feels like 9°C)
Wind 13mph
Tomorrow (Saturday)
Chance of rain 90%
Max temp. 15°C
(feels like 14°C)
Wind 4mph
Max UV Index

The tide at Portobello East Beach is currently rising. High tide will be at approximately 3:28 AM tomorrow, and the next low tide will be at approximately 10:01 AM tomorrow.

Approximate sea surface temperature:   13.7°C  

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Recommended holiday cottages near Portobello East Beach

Things to do and see in the area

Real Roman Tours (0.4 miles)
Fort Kinnaird (1.1 miles)
The Bannatyne Spa (1.2 miles)
Newhailes (1.2 miles)
Staggs Bar (1.8 miles)
Brunton Theatre (1.9 miles)
Musselburgh Racecourse (2.3 miles)
Arthur's Seat (2.4 miles)

Places to eat near Portobello East Beach

Foresters Guild (360 yards)

All distances are approximate

Other beaches nearby

Location: Portobello, Edinburgh

Location type: Urban

OS Grid: NT312737

Country: Scotland

Local Authority: City of Edinburgh

Nearest postcode: EH15 2DX

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Visitor information for Portobello East Beach, City of Edinburgh, Scotland. Weather, tides, visitor comments, beach facilities, photos, nearest postcode, beach information and nearby accommodation.

British Beaches is a Good Stuff website. Fri, 29 Sep 2023 22:26:41 +0100