Howth Lifeboat Station

Howth Lifeboat Station

For nearly 190 years an all-weather lifeboat has launched into Dublin Bay from Howth and the crews have been honoured with 20 awards for gallantry. Today the station operates both a Trent class lifeboat and an inshore D class lifeboat.
RNLI pager on a chart with a pair of dividers

Latest lifeboat launch

Recent launches from Howth Lifeboat Station

1.59pm 26 May 2017
10.39pm 22 May 2017
4.13am 18 May 2017
12.04pm 1 May 2017
11.55am 1 May 2017
1.41pm 27 March 2017
2.38pm 25 March 2017
8.23am 16 March 2017
4.00am 5 March 2017
6.49am 1 March 2017
4.55pm 25 February 2017
8.30am 24 February 2017
4.19am 24 February 2017
5.34am 30 January 2017
6.05pm 20 January 2017
4.18pm 31 December 2016
4.47pm 20 December 2016
8.12pm 29 November 2016
11.50am 5 November 2016
3.40pm 23 October 2016

Today's weather

16°C Cloudy
Min: 11°C
Max: 16°C
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Next tide

Sun 28 May
High: 2:25pm 4.2m
Low: 7:57pm 0.4m
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Visitor information and facilities

Station address

Howth Lifeboat Station
Howth Harbour
Middle Pier
Co. Dublin

Station phone number

018 393 311

Accessibility

Parking, disabled access

Visiting times

Generally 10am–4pm daily

Visitor contact

Ian Sheridan - appointment only

Visitor contact phone number

018 393 311

Connect with us

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News and media from Howth Lifeboat Station

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