"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 Saturday 21 October

06:00


Chance of rain 45%
Max temp. 12°C
(feels like 6°C)
Wind 12mph, gusting to 15mph.
SSW
Pressure 987
Humidity 89%
UV Index n/a
Air Quality

09:00


Chance of rain 38%
Max temp. 12°C
(feels like 6°C)
Wind 12mph, gusting to 15mph.
SSW
Pressure 988
Humidity 84%
UV Index
Air Quality

12:00


Chance of rain 91%
Max temp. 13°C
(feels like 6°C)
Wind 13mph, gusting to 16mph.
SW
Pressure 984
Humidity 90%
UV Index
Air Quality

15:00


Chance of rain 73%
Max temp. 12°C
(feels like 7°C)
Wind 11mph, gusting to 15mph.
W
Pressure 989
Humidity 85%
UV Index
Air Quality

18:00


Chance of rain 10%
Max temp. 12°C
(feels like 6°C)
Wind 10mph, gusting to 14mph.
W
Pressure 995
Humidity 81%
UV Index n/a
Air Quality

21:00


Chance of rain 10%
Max temp. 10°C
(feels like 5°C)
Wind 11mph, gusting to 14mph.
W
Pressure 1000
Humidity 82%
UV Index n/a
Air Quality
Low Tide
04:41 BST
(03:41 GMT)
High Tide
09:56 BST
(08:56 GMT)
Low Tide
16:47 BST
(15:47 GMT)
High Tide
22:10 BST
(21:10 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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