Portrush East Strand

Portrush, Coleraine BT56, UK
Beach Lifeguard Jun - Sep

Portrush is a popular seaside destination for visitors and tourists. It is very busy during the summer months when the weather is hot and the safe and clean waters beckon keen surfers and families who want to get ‘away from it all’ for a day at the beach.

Portrush East Strand Surf
An exposed beach break that has quite reliable surf, although summer tends to be mostly flat. Offshore winds are from the southwest with some shelter here from east winds. Tends to receive a mix of groundswells and windswells and the ideal swell direction is from the northwest. The beach break offers both left and right hand waves. Surfable at all stages of the tide. It’s often crowded here.

Surf Forecast for Portrush East Strand

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How to read this surf forecast

Wave height refers to the size of the swell measured in open water close to the coastline. This means the actual size of the wave when it hits the beach may vary due to many factors including beach shape and orientation.

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Wind (mph)25 25 25 20 15
Wave height (ft)2.5 2.5 4 2.5 1.5
Last updated: 22-Feb-2018