"Sittin' on the dock of the bay"

Barry - Watch House Bay Beach

Barry island is a busy built-up seaside resort town with a large fairground. Lots of amusements and some sandy beaches. Watch House bay is slightly removed and generally quieter.

Beach type: Sand

Nearest town: Cardiff

Local authority: Vale of Glamorgan Council

OS Grid Reference: ST106661

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Things to see and do near Barry - Watch House Bay Beach

  • Smugglers Cove Adventure Golf (0m)
  • Adventure Island (1m)
  • Barry Island Pleasure Park (1m)
  • Barry Island Quasar (1m)
  • Porthkerry Country Park (1m)
  • Pleasure Steamers Waverley & Balmoral (1m)
  • Porthkerry Country Pk (1m)
  • Jungle Jacks (2m)
  • Coconuts Play Centre (3m)
  • Three Horseshoes (3m)
  • Dyffryn Gardens (4m)
  • Amelia Trust Farm (4m)
  • Cosmeston Medieval Village (5m)
  • Cosmeston Lakes Country Park (5m)

Tourist Information

Barry Island
Tourist Information Centre
The Promenade
The Triangle
Wales
CF62 5TQ

Phone 01446 747 171
Email barrytic@valeofglamorgan.gov.uk

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Weather and Tides

Forecast for Thursday 18 January

06:00


Chance of rain 0%
Max temp. 7°C
(feels like 3°C)
Wind 6mph, gusting to 11mph.
WNW
Pressure 1000
Humidity 72%
UV Index n/a
Air Quality

09:00


Chance of rain 51%
Max temp. 7°C
(feels like 2°C)
Wind 5mph, gusting to 9mph.
W
Pressure 1002
Humidity 78%
UV Index
Air Quality

12:00


Chance of rain 53%
Max temp. 6°C
(feels like 2°C)
Wind 5mph, gusting to 9mph.
WNW
Pressure 1004
Humidity 80%
UV Index
Air Quality

15:00


Chance of rain 6%
Max temp. 6°C
(feels like 2°C)
Wind 6mph, gusting to 10mph.
W
Pressure 1005
Humidity 73%
UV Index
Air Quality

18:00


Chance of rain 11%
Max temp. 5°C
(feels like 1°C)
Wind 4mph, gusting to 7mph.
WNW
Pressure 1007
Humidity 75%
UV Index n/a
Air Quality

21:00


Chance of rain 12%
Max temp. 4°C
(feels like -0°C)
Wind 4mph, gusting to 7mph.
WNW
Pressure 1009
Humidity 81%
UV Index n/a
Air Quality
Low Tide
01:29 GMT
High Tide
07:40 GMT
Low Tide
13:49 GMT
High Tide
19:57 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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Barry island is a busy built-up seaside resort town with a large fairground. Lots of amusements and some sandy beaches. Watch House bay is slightly removed and generally quieter.

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