"Sittin' on the dock of the bay"

Llantwit Major Beach

The beach is at the end of a valley and has rock strata with pebbles and sand. It is backed by cliffs.

Beach type: Sand/Pebbles/Rocks

Nearest town: Cardiff

Local authority: Vale of Glamorgan Council

OS Grid Reference: SS955672

Awards

Keep Britain Tidy Seaside Award

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Things to see and do near Llantwit Major Beach

  • South Wales Karting Centre (3m)
  • Bijou (5m)
  • Sadie and Franks (7m)
  • Ewenny Pottery (7m)
  • Amelia Trust Farm (7m)
  • Three Horseshoes (8m)
  • Porthkerry Country Pk (8m)
  • Bridgend Recreation Centre (8m)
  • JumpINGym (8m)
  • Warren Mill Farm (8m)

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 Sunday 24 September

06:00


Chance of rain 1%
Max temp. 14°C
(feels like 12°C)
Wind 3mph, gusting to 4mph.
ESE
Pressure 1017
Humidity 94%
UV Index n/a
Air Quality

09:00


Chance of rain 5%
Max temp. 15°C
(feels like 14°C)
Wind 3mph, gusting to 5mph.
ESE
Pressure 1018
Humidity 92%
UV Index
Air Quality

12:00


Chance of rain 16%
Max temp. 17°C
(feels like 16°C)
Wind 3mph, gusting to 5mph.
SE
Pressure 1017
Humidity 86%
UV Index
Air Quality

15:00


Chance of rain 47%
Max temp. 17°C
(feels like 16°C)
Wind 2mph, gusting to 4mph.
SE
Pressure 1018
Humidity 89%
UV Index
Air Quality

18:00


Chance of rain 57%
Max temp. 16°C
(feels like 15°C)
Wind 2mph, gusting to 3mph.
ESE
Pressure 1018
Humidity 94%
UV Index
Air Quality

21:00


Chance of rain 85%
Max temp. 15°C
(feels like 15°C)
Wind 2mph, gusting to 3mph.
ENE
Pressure 1018
Humidity 96%
UV Index n/a
Air Quality
Low Tide
03:16 BST
(02:16 GMT)
High Tide
09:35 BST
(08:35 GMT)
Low Tide
15:28 BST
(14:28 GMT)
High Tide
21:49 BST
(20:49 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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