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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 Wednesday 12 May

Chance of rain 82%
Max temp. 12°C
(feels like 9°C)
Wind 7mph
Max UV Index
Chance of rain 10%
Min temp. 7°C
(feels like 5°C)
Wind 9mph

The tide at Portobello East Beach is currently falling. Low tide will be at approximately 9:40 AM, and the next high tide will be at approximately 4:08 PM.

Today's air pollution levels are forecast to be Low

Approximate sea surface temperature:   8.5°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.

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