"Sittin' on the dock of the bay"

Kinmel Bay (sandy cove) Beach

The bay is located approximately 2 kilometres west of the River Clwyd, within a long sandy stretch of beach, which extends over 8 kilometres, from Kinmel Bay to Llanddulas. The beach has a large tidal range and is gently sloping from the low tide mark to the high tide pebbled area.

Beach type: Sand

Nearest town: Abergele

Local authority: Conwy Council

OS Grid Reference: SH978805


Green Coast Beach

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Things to see and do near Kinmel Bay (sandy cove) Beach

  • Knightlys Fun Parks (1m)
  • Palace Fun Centre (1m)
  • Rhyl Sea Life Centre (2m)
  • The Palace Fun Centre (2m)
  • Geronimos and Little Injuns (2m)
  • Sea Life Aquarium (2m)
  • Rhuddlan Castle (3m)
  • Felin y Gors Fisheries (3m)

Tourist Information

Tourist Information Centre
Rhyl Childrens Village
West Parade
LL18 1HZ

Phone 01745 355068
Email rhyl.tic@denbighshire.gov.uk

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Weather and Tides

Forecast for Saturday 21 October


Chance of rain 8%
Max temp. 12°C
(feels like 11°C)
Wind 2mph, gusting to 7mph.
Pressure 991
Humidity 78%
UV Index n/a
Air Quality


Chance of rain 64%
Max temp. 12°C
(feels like 10°C)
Wind 4mph, gusting to 8mph.
Pressure 989
Humidity 82%
UV Index
Air Quality


Chance of rain 50%
Max temp. 13°C
(feels like 9°C)
Wind 6mph, gusting to 11mph.
Pressure 986
Humidity 79%
UV Index
Air Quality


Chance of rain 93%
Max temp. 13°C
(feels like 8°C)
Wind 8mph, gusting to 13mph.
Pressure 984
Humidity 87%
UV Index
Air Quality


Chance of rain 42%
Max temp. 13°C
(feels like 8°C)
Wind 9mph, gusting to 14mph.
Pressure 991
Humidity 84%
UV Index n/a
Air Quality


Chance of rain 46%
Max temp. 12°C
(feels like 7°C)
Wind 10mph, gusting to 14mph.
Pressure 996
Humidity 84%
UV Index n/a
Air Quality
High Tide
12:34 BST
(11:34 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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A fine north facing sandy beach backed by a narrow promenade and Kimmel Dunes nature reserve.

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