"Sittin' on the dock of the bay"


Ogmore-by-Sea (Welsh: Aberogwr, meaning "Mouth of the River Ogmore") is a seaside village in St Brides Major community in the Vale of Glamorgan, Wales. Ogmore river probably takes its name from the large caves on the seashore by the river mouth, Og being Welsh for cave. It lies on the western limit of the Glamorgan Heritage Coast of south Wales.

Local authority: Vale of Glamorgan Council

OS Grid Reference: SS865751

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Things to see and do in and around Ogmore-by-Sea

  • Merthyr Mawr Sand Dunes
  • Sadie and Franks
  • Ewenny Pottery
  • Claypits Pottery
  • Bridgend Recreation Centre
  • JumpINGym
  • Once Upon A Playtime

Tourist Information

Tourist Information Centre
Old Police Station
John Street
Porthcawl Brigend
CF36 3DT

Phone 01656 786 639
Email porthcawltic@bridgend.gov.uk

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Forecast for Wednesday 26 April


Chance of rain 0%
Max temp. 3°C
(feels like -1°C)
Wind 2mph, gusting to 5mph.
Pressure 1020
Humidity 79%
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Chance of rain 0%
Max temp. 7°C
(feels like 5°C)
Wind 3mph, gusting to 5mph.
Pressure 1020
Humidity 55%
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Chance of rain 8%
Max temp. 10°C
(feels like 8°C)
Wind 2mph, gusting to 4mph.
Pressure 1020
Humidity 43%
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Chance of rain 29%
Max temp. 10°C
(feels like 7°C)
Wind 3mph, gusting to 4mph.
Pressure 1019
Humidity 47%
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Chance of rain 4%
Max temp. 9°C
(feels like 6°C)
Wind 3mph, gusting to 5mph.
Pressure 1020
Humidity 54%
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Chance of rain 0%
Max temp. 6°C
(feels like 3°C)
Wind 3mph, gusting to 6mph.
Pressure 1021
Humidity 66%
UV Index n/a
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