"Sittin' on the dock of the bay"

Abersoch Beach

The delightful seaside resort of Abersoch is a haven for sailing enthusiasts looking for a wide choice of watersports set in a family environment. A large, sandy beach ideal for building sandcastles, Abersoch  retains its traditional charm whilst offering modern facilities. From power boating and jet skiiing to windsurfing and sailing Abersoch attracts numerous young people wanting  to relax and take to the surrounding waters. Gentle boat trips to the enchanting St Tudwal and Bardsey Island give visitors the perfect opportunity to enjoy the magnificent views and interesting wildlife.

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Beach type: Sand

Nearest town: Abersoch

Local authority: Gwynedd Council

OS Grid Reference: SH317276

Awards

Blue Flag Beach

Marine Conservation Society Recommended

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Things to see and do near Abersoch Beach

  • Biscuit Ceramic Art Studio and Cafe (0m)
  • Ropeworks (9m)
  • Glasfryn Parc Bowling and Activities (10m)
  • The Magical Grounds (12m)
  • Dwyfor Ranch Rabbit Farm (12m)

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 Friday 18 August

06:00


Chance of rain 1%
Max temp. 13°C
(feels like 10°C)
Wind 5mph, gusting to 8mph.
WSW
Pressure 1009
Humidity 77%
UV Index
Air Quality

09:00


Chance of rain 26%
Max temp. 15°C
(feels like 11°C)
Wind 6mph, gusting to 9mph.
WSW
Pressure 1009
Humidity 72%
UV Index
Air Quality

12:00


Chance of rain 28%
Max temp. 15°C
(feels like 11°C)
Wind 7mph, gusting to 11mph.
SW
Pressure 1008
Humidity 71%
UV Index
Air Quality

15:00


Chance of rain 83%
Max temp. 15°C
(feels like 10°C)
Wind 7mph, gusting to 12mph.
WSW
Pressure 1008
Humidity 77%
UV Index
Air Quality

18:00


Chance of rain 35%
Max temp. 15°C
(feels like 11°C)
Wind 6mph, gusting to 11mph.
W
Pressure 1008
Humidity 80%
UV Index
Air Quality

21:00


Chance of rain 5%
Max temp. 15°C
(feels like 11°C)
Wind 5mph, gusting to 9mph.
W
Pressure 1011
Humidity 79%
UV Index n/a
Air Quality
High Tide
05:15 BST
(04:15 GMT)
Low Tide
12:47 BST
(11:47 GMT)
High Tide
17:55 BST
(16:55 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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Accomodation near Abersoch Beach

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Tell us what you think about Abersoch Beach

Abersoch is a long sandy beach, renowned centre for sailing and watersports. Boat trips are available to St Tudwal and Bardsey Island, giving spectacular views and ample oppurtunity to see the myriad wildlife.

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