"Sittin' on the dock of the bay"

Dyffryn (Llanendwyn) Beach

The beach is relatively flat, made up of sand and pebbles, stretching for 8 kilometres to the north of Barmouth. A number of caravan sites are located to the south. The dune system is part of the Morfa Dyffryn Site of Special Scientific Interest and the Morfa Dyffryn National Nature Reserve, which reflects the environmental importance of the site. The beach also lies within the Morfa Harlech a Morfa Dyffryn Special Area of Conservation.

Beach type: Sand

Nearest town: Cardigan

Local authority: Gwynedd Council

OS Grid Reference: SH567225

Awards

Marine Conservation Society Recommended

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Things to see and do near Dyffryn (Llanendwyn) Beach

  • The Childrens Farm Park (4m)
  • Llanfair Slate Caverns (4m)
  • Bendi-gedig (5m)
  • Harlech Castle (5m)
  • Fairbourne Steam Railway (7m)
  • Portmeirion (9m)
  • Coed y Brenin Visitor Centre (10m)
  • Ffestiniog Railway (10m)
  • Welsh Highland Railway (10m)
  • Go Ape! Coed-Y-Brenin (10m)

Tourist Information

Barmouth
Tourist Information Centre
The Station
Station Road
Wales
LL42 1LU

Phone 01341 280 787
Email barmouth.tic@gwynedd.gov.uk

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Weather and Tides

Forecast for Saturday 21 October

06:00


Chance of rain 62%
Max temp. 12°C
(feels like 7°C)
Wind 10mph, gusting to 15mph.
S
Pressure 990
Humidity 85%
UV Index n/a
Air Quality

09:00


Chance of rain 76%
Max temp. 13°C
(feels like 7°C)
Wind 10mph, gusting to 15mph.
S
Pressure 988
Humidity 87%
UV Index
Air Quality

12:00


Chance of rain 74%
Max temp. 13°C
(feels like 7°C)
Wind 10mph, gusting to 16mph.
SSW
Pressure 986
Humidity 90%
UV Index
Air Quality

15:00


Chance of rain 66%
Max temp. 13°C
(feels like 8°C)
Wind 10mph, gusting to 15mph.
WSW
Pressure 989
Humidity 87%
UV Index
Air Quality

18:00


Chance of rain 35%
Max temp. 13°C
(feels like 8°C)
Wind 9mph, gusting to 14mph.
W
Pressure 994
Humidity 84%
UV Index n/a
Air Quality

21:00


Chance of rain 48%
Max temp. 12°C
(feels like 7°C)
Wind 9mph, gusting to 14mph.
W
Pressure 998
Humidity 83%
UV Index n/a
Air Quality
Low Tide
04:58 BST
(03:58 GMT)
High Tide
09:56 BST
(08:56 GMT)
Low Tide
17:06 BST
(16:06 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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On the coast of Cardigan Bay. Dyffryn is a long sandy beach backed by an extensive sand dune system. The dunes are a National Nature Reserve and a permit should be obtained from the Countryside Council for Wales before visiting them.

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