"Sittin' on the dock of the bay"

New Quay - South Beach

Facing north east and located within the waters of Cardigan Bay, New Quay Harbour is backed by steep limestone cliffs and the town of New Quay. The beach is small, sandy and sheltered by the harbour wall. The coastal waters and coastal belt are designated as the Cardigan Bay Special Area of Conservation and Aberarth Cerreg Wylan Site of Special Scientific Interest, confirming the high conservation status of the area.

Beach type: Sand

Nearest town: New Quay

Local authority: Ceredigion Council

OS Grid Reference: SN391598

Awards

Marine Conservation Society Recommended

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Things to see and do near New Quay - South Beach

  • New Quay Boat Trips (0m)
  • New Quay Honey Farm (2m)
  • Llanarth Pottery (3m)
  • Gordon Miles Gallery (5m)
  • Llanerchaeron (5m)
  • Andrew Cotterill Furniture Maker (7m)
  • Curlew Weavers (9m)
  • Fantasy Farm Park (11m)

Tourist Information

New Quay
Tourist Information Centre
Church Street
Ceredigion
Dyfed
Wales
SA45 9NZ

Phone 01545 560 865
Email newquaytic@ceredigion.gov.uk

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Weather and Tides

Forecast for Friday 18 August

06:00


Chance of rain 1%
Max temp. 13°C
(feels like 10°C)
Wind 6mph, gusting to 7mph.
W
Pressure 1009
Humidity 84%
UV Index
Air Quality

09:00


Chance of rain 6%
Max temp. 15°C
(feels like 11°C)
Wind 6mph, gusting to 7mph.
WSW
Pressure 1010
Humidity 76%
UV Index
Air Quality

12:00


Chance of rain 30%
Max temp. 15°C
(feels like 11°C)
Wind 7mph, gusting to 9mph.
WSW
Pressure 1010
Humidity 73%
UV Index
Air Quality

15:00


Chance of rain 89%
Max temp. 15°C
(feels like 10°C)
Wind 7mph, gusting to 10mph.
WSW
Pressure 1010
Humidity 79%
UV Index
Air Quality

18:00


Chance of rain 34%
Max temp. 15°C
(feels like 9°C)
Wind 9mph, gusting to 12mph.
WSW
Pressure 1009
Humidity 88%
UV Index
Air Quality

21:00


Chance of rain 28%
Max temp. 15°C
(feels like 11°C)
Wind 7mph, gusting to 10mph.
WNW
Pressure 1012
Humidity 84%
UV Index n/a
Air Quality
High Tide
05:13 BST
(04:13 GMT)
Low Tide
12:17 BST
(11:17 GMT)
High Tide
17:48 BST
(16:48 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 sandy beach in New Quay bay, close to the town and backed by a popular holiday camp.

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