"Sittin' on the dock of the bay"

Fontygary Bay Beach

A pebble beach backed by cliffs.

Beach type: Pebble

Nearest town: Barry

Local authority: Vale of Glamorgan Council

OS Grid Reference: ST053656

Awards

Marine Conservation Society Recommended

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Things to see and do near Fontygary Bay Beach

  • Porthkerry Country Pk (2m)
  • Three Horseshoes (3m)
  • Porthkerry Country Park (3m)
  • Amelia Trust Farm (4m)
  • Pleasure Steamers Waverley & Balmoral (4m)
  • Smugglers Cove Adventure Golf (4m)
  • Barry Island Quasar (4m)
  • Adventure Island (4m)
  • Barry Island Pleasure Park (4m)
  • Jungle Jacks (4m)
  • Dyffryn Gardens (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 Wednesday 29 March

06:00


Chance of rain 10%
Max temp. 11°C
(feels like 9°C)
Wind 3mph, gusting to 5mph.
SSW
Pressure 1020
Humidity 89%
UV Index n/a
Air Quality

09:00


Chance of rain 11%
Max temp. 11°C
(feels like 9°C)
Wind 3mph, gusting to 5mph.
S
Pressure 1020
Humidity 91%
UV Index
Air Quality

12:00


Chance of rain 13%
Max temp. 13°C
(feels like 10°C)
Wind 4mph, gusting to 6mph.
SSW
Pressure 1020
Humidity 86%
UV Index
Air Quality

15:00


Chance of rain 11%
Max temp. 13°C
(feels like 11°C)
Wind 3mph, gusting to 6mph.
SSW
Pressure 1019
Humidity 87%
UV Index
Air Quality

18:00


Chance of rain 17%
Max temp. 12°C
(feels like 10°C)
Wind 3mph, gusting to 6mph.
SSW
Pressure 1019
Humidity 86%
UV Index
Air Quality

21:00


Chance of rain 56%
Max temp. 12°C
(feels like 9°C)
Wind 3mph, gusting to 6mph.
S
Pressure 1020
Humidity 90%
UV Index n/a
Air Quality
Low Tide
02:33 BST
(01:33 GMT)
High Tide
08:42 BST
(07:42 GMT)
Low Tide
14:54 BST
(13:54 GMT)
High Tide
21:00 BST
(20:00 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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