"Sittin' on the dock of the bay"

Aberdaron Beach

The bathing water is located in a sheltered bay, south facing, and is predominantly sandy in nature with a pebbly foreshore. The beach is backed by the village of Aberdaron, and then agricultural land. The bathing water lies in the Lleyn Peninsula and the Sarnau Special Area of Conservation. To the west is the Glannau Aberdaron Site of Special Scientific Interest and to the east the Wig Bach A'r Glannau I Borth Alwm Site of Special Scientific Interest.

Beach type: Sand

Nearest town: Pwllheli

Local authority: Gwynedd Council

OS Grid Reference: SH174262

Awards

Blue Flag Beach

Marine Conservation Society Recommended

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Things to see and do near Aberdaron Beach

  • Biscuit Ceramic Art Studio and Cafe (9m)

Tourist Information

Pwllheli
Tourist Information Centre
Min y Don
Station Square
Wales
LL53 5HG

Phone 01758 613000
Email pwllheli.tic@gwynedd.gov.uk

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Weather and Tides

Forecast for Wednesday 13 December

06:00


Chance of rain 16%
Max temp. 7°C
(feels like 2°C)
Wind 7mph, gusting to 10mph.
WSW
Pressure 999
Humidity 88%
UV Index n/a
Air Quality

09:00


Chance of rain 49%
Max temp. 7°C
(feels like 2°C)
Wind 8mph, gusting to 11mph.
W
Pressure 996
Humidity 87%
UV Index
Air Quality

12:00


Chance of rain 7%
Max temp. 7°C
(feels like 1°C)
Wind 8mph, gusting to 11mph.
WNW
Pressure 995
Humidity 74%
UV Index
Air Quality

15:00


Chance of rain 5%
Max temp. 6°C
(feels like 0°C)
Wind 7mph, gusting to 10mph.
W
Pressure 994
Humidity 71%
UV Index
Air Quality

18:00


Chance of rain 34%
Max temp. 4°C
(feels like -2°C)
Wind 10mph, gusting to 14mph.
W
Pressure 990
Humidity 82%
UV Index n/a
Air Quality

21:00


Chance of rain 7%
Max temp. 4°C
(feels like -3°C)
Wind 10mph, gusting to 13mph.
W
Pressure 992
Humidity 81%
UV Index n/a
Air Quality
High Tide
04:40 GMT
Low Tide
11:29 GMT
High Tide
16:57 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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A mile-long sandy bay situated at the end of the Llyn peninsula.

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