"Sittin' on the dock of the bay"

Newgale Sands Beach

Newgale Sands is famous for its two mile stretch of gloriously golden sand.  With its 'large surf', it is considered by many one of the best places to take to the board.  Bathers should take note of the flags, especially in high tide.  The beach is backed by a natural ridge of pebbles which act as a flood defence at high tide.  With easy access for wheelchairs and pushchairs, plus excellent facilities, seaside activities and walks, this really is a beach with something for everyone.

Beach type: Sand

Nearest town: St Davids

Local authority: Pembrokeshire Council

OS Grid Reference: SM846216

Awards

Blue Flag Beach

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Things to see and do near Newgale Sands Beach

  • Studio Pottery (5m)
  • St Davids Cathedral (6m)
  • St Davids Farm Park (6m)
  • Thousand Islands Expeditions (6m)
  • St David's Bishop's Palace (6m)
  • Celtic Quest Coasteering (7m)
  • Lions Den (7m)
  • Merlins Magic Childrens Play Centre (7m)
  • West Wales Karting (7m)
  • Skomer Island Nature Reserve (8m)

Tourist Information

St Davids
Tourist Information Centre
Orie Y Parc
St Davids Pembrokeshire
Wales
SA62 6NW

Phone 01437 720 392
Email enquiries@stdavids.pembrokeshirecoast.org.uk

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Weather and Tides

Forecast for Saturday 27 May

06:00


Chance of rain 10%
Max temp. 16°C
(feels like 15°C)
Wind 2mph, gusting to 6mph.
ESE
Pressure 1006
Humidity 92%
UV Index
Air Quality

09:00


Chance of rain 10%
Max temp. 15°C
(feels like 13°C)
Wind 4mph, gusting to 5mph.
S
Pressure 1008
Humidity 88%
UV Index
Air Quality

12:00


Chance of rain 19%
Max temp. 13°C
(feels like 10°C)
Wind 5mph, gusting to 8mph.
WSW
Pressure 1010
Humidity 95%
UV Index
Air Quality

15:00


Chance of rain 10%
Max temp. 14°C
(feels like 11°C)
Wind 5mph, gusting to 8mph.
WSW
Pressure 1013
Humidity 87%
UV Index
Air Quality

18:00


Chance of rain 4%
Max temp. 14°C
(feels like 11°C)
Wind 4mph, gusting to 7mph.
WSW
Pressure 1015
Humidity 88%
UV Index
Air Quality

21:00


Chance of rain 0%
Max temp. 13°C
(feels like 12°C)
Wind 2mph, gusting to 4mph.
SW
Pressure 1017
Humidity 92%
UV Index n/a
Air Quality
Low Tide
02:35 BST
(01:35 GMT)
High Tide
08:12 BST
(07:12 GMT)
Low Tide
14:54 BST
(13:54 GMT)
High Tide
20:34 BST
(19:34 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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Tell us what you think about Newgale Sands Beach

Facing due west, Newgale Sands is a beautiful stretch of beach over 2 miles long. The popular for bathing when calm, although storm winds from the Atlantic can bring spectacular breakers onto the beach. For those who enjoy walking.

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