"Sittin' on the dock of the bay"

Morfa Bychan - Black Rock Sands Beach

An area of sand backed by dunes at the northern edge of the mouth of Tremadog Bay.

Beach type: Sand

Nearest town: Porthmadog

Local authority: Gwynedd Council

OS Grid Reference: SH542358

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Things to see and do near Morfa Bychan - Black Rock Sands Beach

  • Welsh Highland Railway (2m)
  • Ffestiniog Railway (2m)
  • Rob Piercy Gallery (2m)
  • Snowdon Mill Art and Craft Centre (2m)
  • Welsh Highland Heritage Railway (3m)
  • Tyn Llan Crafts (3m)
  • Portmeirion (3m)
  • Harlech Castle (4m)
  • Dwyfor Ranch Rabbit Farm (5m)
  • The Childrens Farm Park (5m)
  • Llanfair Slate Caverns (5m)

Tourist Information

Porthmadog
Tourist Information Centre
High Street
Wales
LL49 9LD

Phone 01766 512981
Email porthmadog.tic@gwynedd.gov.uk

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Weather and Tides

Forecast for Saturday 21 October

06:00


Chance of rain 95%
Max temp. 13°C
(feels like 7°C)
Wind 12mph, gusting to 15mph.
S
Pressure 990
Humidity 86%
UV Index n/a
Air Quality

09:00


Chance of rain 92%
Max temp. 13°C
(feels like 7°C)
Wind 10mph, gusting to 14mph.
SSW
Pressure 989
Humidity 84%
UV Index
Air Quality

12:00


Chance of rain 90%
Max temp. 13°C
(feels like 7°C)
Wind 11mph, gusting to 16mph.
SSW
Pressure 985
Humidity 91%
UV Index
Air Quality

15:00


Chance of rain 87%
Max temp. 13°C
(feels like 8°C)
Wind 9mph, gusting to 14mph.
W
Pressure 988
Humidity 86%
UV Index
Air Quality

18:00


Chance of rain 43%
Max temp. 13°C
(feels like 8°C)
Wind 8mph, gusting to 12mph.
W
Pressure 994
Humidity 81%
UV Index n/a
Air Quality

21:00


Chance of rain 22%
Max temp. 11°C
(feels like 7°C)
Wind 8mph, gusting to 13mph.
W
Pressure 999
Humidity 84%
UV Index n/a
Air Quality
High Tide
10:06 BST
(09:06 GMT)
High Tide
22:21 BST
(21:21 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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An area of sand backed by dunes at the northern edge of the mouth of Tremadog Bay.

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