"Sittin' on the dock of the bay"

Afan Beach

Port Talbot docks and a working harbour bordered by a sandy beach. Despite it's industrial demeanour, this area provides good fishing and the harbour end of the beach. Some very good surfing.

Beach type: Sand/Port

Nearest town: Port Talbot

Local authority: Neath Port Talbot Council

OS Grid Reference: SS755894

Awards

Blue Flag Beach

Marine Conservation Society Recommended

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Things to see and do near Afan Beach

  • Go Ape! Margam (4m)
  • Margam Country Park (4m)
  • Neath Afan Gymnastics Centre (5m)
  • Toots Play Centre and Balloon Emporium (5m)
  • Gnoll Estate Country Park (5m)
  • Neath Museum (5m)
  • Afan Argoed (5m)
  • South Wales Miners Museum (5m)
  • Afan Forest Park (5m)
  • BEAUTY and the BEAST (6m)

Tourist Information

Aberdulais Falls
Tourist Information Centre
Aberdulais Falls National Trust property
Aberdulais Neath
Wales
SA10 8EU

Phone 01639 636 674
Email aberdulaistic@nationaltrust.org.uk

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Weather

Forecast for Monday 24 September

06:00


Chance of rain 0%
Max temp. 7°C
(feels like 6°C)
Wind 1mph, gusting to 2mph.
NNE
Pressure 1038
Humidity 86%
UV Index n/a
Air Quality

09:00


Chance of rain 0%
Max temp. 11°C
(feels like 10°C)
Wind 1mph, gusting to 2mph.
N
Pressure 1040
Humidity 70%
UV Index
Air Quality

12:00


Chance of rain 0%
Max temp. 13°C
(feels like 13°C)
Wind 1mph, gusting to 2mph.
WNW
Pressure 1040
Humidity 54%
UV Index
Air Quality

15:00


Chance of rain 0%
Max temp. 14°C
(feels like 13°C)
Wind 2mph, gusting to 3mph.
WNW
Pressure 1039
Humidity 52%
UV Index
Air Quality

18:00


Chance of rain 0%
Max temp. 13°C
(feels like 12°C)
Wind 1mph, gusting to 2mph.
NW
Pressure 1039
Humidity 67%
UV Index
Air Quality

21:00


Chance of rain 0%
Max temp. 10°C
(feels like 10°C)
Wind 1mph, gusting to 2mph.
NE
Pressure 1039
Humidity 78%
UV Index n/a
Air Quality
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Port Talbot docks and a working harbour bordered by a sandy beach. Despite it's industrial demeanour, this area provides good fishing and the harbour end of the beach. Some very good surfing.

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