"Sittin' on the dock of the bay"

New Quay - Traeth Gwyn Beach

Facing north and located within the waters of Cardigan Bay, Traeth Gwyn is a sandy cove, backed by steep cliffs. The surrounding landscape is made up of agricultural land, caravan parks and the village of New Quay, less than 1 kilometre away. 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: SN398596

Awards

Marine Conservation Society Recommended

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Things to see and do near New Quay - Traeth Gwyn Beach

  • New Quay Boat Trips (1m)
  • New Quay Honey Farm (2m)
  • Llanarth Pottery (2m)
  • Gordon Miles Gallery (4m)
  • 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

Forecast for Thursday 25 April

06:00


Chance of rain 84%
Max temp. 9°C
(feels like 6°C)
Wind 5mph, gusting to 6mph.
E
Pressure 990
Humidity 88%
UV Index
Air Quality

09:00


Chance of rain 9%
Max temp. 12°C
(feels like 8°C)
Wind 6mph, gusting to 8mph.
SSE
Pressure 991
Humidity 80%
UV Index
Air Quality

12:00


Chance of rain 12%
Max temp. 12°C
(feels like 9°C)
Wind 6mph, gusting to 9mph.
S
Pressure 993
Humidity 72%
UV Index
Air Quality

15:00


Chance of rain 10%
Max temp. 13°C
(feels like 9°C)
Wind 6mph, gusting to 8mph.
SSW
Pressure 995
Humidity 66%
UV Index
Air Quality

18:00


Chance of rain 8%
Max temp. 11°C
(feels like 8°C)
Wind 5mph, gusting to 7mph.
S
Pressure 997
Humidity 71%
UV Index
Air Quality

21:00


Chance of rain 6%
Max temp. 9°C
(feels like 6°C)
Wind 4mph, gusting to 7mph.
S
Pressure 1000
Humidity 82%
UV Index n/a
Air Quality
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The eastern end of Newquay's sweeping sandy bay.

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