The beach is long and sandy, stretching for 9 kilometres and backed by sand dunes. The area is designated as the Lleyn Peninsula and the Sarnau Special Area of Conservation, Morfa Harlech Site of Special Scientific Interest and a National Nature Reserve.
Beach type: sand
Nearest town: Harlech
Local authority: Gwynedd Council
OS Grid Reference: SH568314
Tourist Information Centre
Llys y Graig
Phone 01766 780 658
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Forecast for Friday 18 August
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|Wind 7mph, gusting to 8mph.||
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|Wind 6mph, gusting to 9mph.||
|Chance of rain||70%|
|Wind 7mph, gusting to 10mph.||
|Chance of rain||56%|
|Wind 7mph, gusting to 10mph.||
|Chance of rain||26%|
|Wind 5mph, gusting to 8mph.||
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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