"Sittin' on the dock of the bay"

Jacksons Bay Barry Beach

The 170 metre cove slopes gently and comprises of sand, backed by steep cliffs on the west to Nell's Point, with a harbour wall on the east. It faces south east towards the Bristol Channel and is backed by the highly urbanised town of Barry.

Beach type: Sand

Nearest town: Barry

Local authority: Vale of Glamorgan Council

OS Grid Reference: ST122665

Awards

Marine Conservation Society Recommended

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Things to see and do near Jacksons Bay Barry Beach

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

Forecast for Tuesday 13 November

06:00


Chance of rain 14%
Max temp. 9°C
(feels like 6°C)
Wind 4mph, gusting to 7mph.
W
Pressure 1016
Humidity 88%
UV Index n/a
Air Quality

09:00


Chance of rain 55%
Max temp. 11°C
(feels like 8°C)
Wind 4mph, gusting to 7mph.
WSW
Pressure 1019
Humidity 83%
UV Index
Air Quality

12:00


Chance of rain 0%
Max temp. 12°C
(feels like 9°C)
Wind 4mph, gusting to 6mph.
WSW
Pressure 1021
Humidity 75%
UV Index
Air Quality

15:00


Chance of rain 1%
Max temp. 12°C
(feels like 10°C)
Wind 3mph, gusting to 5mph.
SW
Pressure 1022
Humidity 75%
UV Index
Air Quality

18:00


Chance of rain 3%
Max temp. 12°C
(feels like 9°C)
Wind 3mph, gusting to 6mph.
SSW
Pressure 1023
Humidity 84%
UV Index n/a
Air Quality

21:00


Chance of rain 4%
Max temp. 11°C
(feels like 9°C)
Wind 4mph, gusting to 7mph.
S
Pressure 1023
Humidity 88%
UV Index n/a
Air Quality
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