"Sittin' on the dock of the bay"

Aberystwyth - South Beach

The sheltered, sloping sand and shingle beach is located in the middle of Cardigan Bay. The beach measures some 350 metres in width and is located between the castle and the harbour breakwater, backed by the Edwardian town of Aberystwyth.

Beach type: sand & shingle

Nearest town: Aberystwyth

Local authority: Ceredigion Council

OS Grid Reference: SN579813

Awards

Blue Flag Beach

Marine Conservation Society Recommended

Keep Britain Tidy Seaside Award

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Things to see and do near Aberystwyth - South Beach

  • Vale of Rheidol Railway (0m)
  • The Vale of Rheidol Railway (0m)
  • Aberystwyth Arts Centre (1m)
  • Great Aberystwyth Camera (1m)
  • Rheidol Riding Centre (4m)
  • Blue Island Ceramics (5m)
  • The Animalarium (6m)
  • Rheidol Hydro Electric Station (8m)
  • The Magic of Life Butterfly House (8m)
  • Fantasy Farm Park (9m)

Tourist Information

Aberystwyth
Tourist Information Centre
Terrace Road
Ceredigion
Dyfed
Wales
SY23 2AG

Phone 01970 612125
Email aberystwythtic@ceredigion.gov.uk

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Weather

Forecast for Thursday 18 October

06:00


Chance of rain 16%
Max temp. 5°C
(feels like 3°C)
Wind 1mph, gusting to 2mph.
NE
Pressure 1028
Humidity 96%
UV Index n/a
Air Quality

09:00


Chance of rain 0%
Max temp. 9°C
(feels like 8°C)
Wind 2mph, gusting to 3mph.
NE
Pressure 1029
Humidity 79%
UV Index
Air Quality

12:00


Chance of rain 0%
Max temp. 13°C
(feels like 12°C)
Wind 1mph, gusting to 3mph.
E
Pressure 1028
Humidity 59%
UV Index
Air Quality

15:00


Chance of rain 0%
Max temp. 14°C
(feels like 13°C)
Wind 1mph, gusting to 2mph.
ENE
Pressure 1027
Humidity 60%
UV Index
Air Quality

18:00


Chance of rain 1%
Max temp. 11°C
(feels like 9°C)
Wind 2mph, gusting to 3mph.
ESE
Pressure 1027
Humidity 81%
UV Index n/a
Air Quality

21:00


Chance of rain 0%
Max temp. 9°C
(feels like 7°C)
Wind 2mph, gusting to 3mph.
ESE
Pressure 1027
Humidity 88%
UV Index n/a
Air Quality
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Aberystwyth is sheltered sand and shingle beach in the middle of Cardigan Bay. A popular family seaside resort with plenty to do for children, including an Edwardian promenade, bandstand and castle.

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