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
Tourist Information Centre
Phone 01545 560 865
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Forecast for Friday 28 July
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|Wind 6mph, gusting to 8mph.||
|Chance of rain||78%|
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|Wind 5mph, gusting to 6mph.||
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|Wind 5mph, gusting to 8mph.||
|Chance of rain||86%|
|Wind 6mph, gusting to 9mph.||
|Chance of rain||37%|
|Wind 5mph, gusting to 7mph.||
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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