"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 Sunday 20 August

06:00


Chance of rain 0%
Max temp. 13°C
(feels like 12°C)
Wind 1mph, gusting to 2mph.
SE
Pressure 1021
Humidity 88%
UV Index
Air Quality

09:00


Chance of rain 3%
Max temp. 15°C
(feels like 15°C)
Wind 1mph, gusting to 3mph.
SSW
Pressure 1022
Humidity 72%
UV Index
Air Quality

12:00


Chance of rain 10%
Max temp. 16°C
(feels like 15°C)
Wind 3mph, gusting to 5mph.
S
Pressure 1021
Humidity 69%
UV Index
Air Quality

15:00


Chance of rain 84%
Max temp. 16°C
(feels like 14°C)
Wind 3mph, gusting to 5mph.
SSE
Pressure 1020
Humidity 87%
UV Index
Air Quality

18:00


Chance of rain 86%
Max temp. 15°C
(feels like 14°C)
Wind 2mph, gusting to 4mph.
E
Pressure 1018
Humidity 91%
UV Index
Air Quality

21:00


Chance of rain 79%
Max temp. 16°C
(feels like 15°C)
Wind 2mph, gusting to 3mph.
ESE
Pressure 1018
Humidity 93%
UV Index n/a
Air Quality
High Tide
08:07 BST
(07:07 GMT)
High Tide
20:30 BST
(19:30 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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