"Sittin' on the dock of the bay"

Aberafan Beach Weather and Tides

Beyond the sea defence and sand dunes, a gently sloping, 4 kilometre long sandy beach extends to the sea. The beach faces south west into Swansea Bay and is located between two large rivers, the River Neath to the north west and River Afan to the south east. Directly behind the beach, is the industrial town of Port Talbot.

Nearest town: Aberafan

Local authority: Neath Port Talbot Council

OS Grid Reference: SS739895

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Weather and Tides

Forecast for the next five days

Wednesday
21 February


Chance of rain 8%
Max temp. 8°C
(feels like 6°C)
Wind 2mph, gusting to 3mph.
E
Pressure 1029
Humidity 74%
UV Index
Air Quality

Low Tide 03:02 GMT

High Tide 09:32 GMT

Low Tide 15:26 GMT

High Tide 21:49 GMT

Thursday
22 February


Chance of rain 5%
Max temp. 5°C
(feels like 2°C)
Wind 3mph, gusting to 5mph.
ESE
Pressure 1025
Humidity 71%
UV Index
Air Quality

Low Tide 03:38 GMT

High Tide 10:15 GMT

Low Tide 16:08 GMT

High Tide 22:35 GMT

Friday
23 February


Chance of rain 4%
Max temp. 5°C
(feels like 0°C)
Wind 5mph, gusting to 8mph.
ESE
Pressure 1023
Humidity 63%
UV Index
Air Quality

Low Tide 04:27 GMT

High Tide 11:11 GMT

Low Tide 17:06 GMT

High Tide 23:38 GMT

Saturday
24 February


Chance of rain 1%
Max temp. 6°C
(feels like 2°C)
Wind 5mph, gusting to 9mph.
E
Pressure 1023
Humidity 60%
UV Index
Air Quality

Low Tide 05:41 GMT

High Tide 12:25 GMT

Low Tide 18:31 GMT

Important! Tide times are for the nearest measurement point and may not be accurate for this location. You should not rely on these times for anything other than a broad indication of when the tide will be at its highest or lowest.

In particular, these tide times are not suitable for navigational use. Accurate tide forecasts require complex calculations and detailed local information. If you intend to engage in any activity for which tidal information is important for safety reasons (including sailing, powerboating, diving, and surfing) then you should obtain professional data.

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