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Portnablagh Beach is home to Pier dive, a diving site that offers excellent conditions for night dives and that is diveable in all but storm conditions. The Empire Heritage had a cargo of Sherman tanks when it sank. The depth is 66m and it can be dived at any state of the tide. It is commonly known as a tank graveyard, advanced dive but spectacular

Diving profilePier Dive

  • Level: Advanced
  • Depth: 2m - 66m
  • Seabed: Rock and sand
  • Average water Temperature: Winter/Spring: 8ºC-12ºC; Summer/Autumn:10ºC-17ºC
  • Visibility: Good
  • Best season for diving: All year round
  • Closest hyperbaric chamber: 35km