"Sittin' on the dock of the bay"


Pen-ychain is a coastal feature in Gwynedd, Wales.

It is listed under Cliffs and Headlands: Point

Local authority: Gwynedd Council

OS Grid Reference: SH442361

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Things to see and do near Pen-ychain

  • Ropeworks (1m)
  • Dwyfor Ranch Rabbit Farm (2m)
  • The Magical Grounds (3m)
  • Glasfryn Parc Bowling and Activities (5m)
  • Criccieth Castle (6m)
  • Tyn Llan Crafts (7m)
  • Welsh Highland Heritage Railway (8m)
  • Rob Piercy Gallery (8m)
  • Snowdon Mill Art and Craft Centre (8m)
  • Welsh Highland Railway (8m)

Tourist Information

Tourist Information Centre
Min y Don
Station Square
LL53 5HG

Phone 01758 613000
Email pwllheli.tic@gwynedd.gov.uk

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Weather and Tides

Forecast for Wednesday 13 December


Chance of rain 97%
Max temp. 8°C
(feels like 3°C)
Wind 7mph, gusting to 9mph.
Pressure 998
Humidity 93%
UV Index n/a
Air Quality


Chance of rain 87%
Max temp. 8°C
(feels like 4°C)
Wind 6mph, gusting to 8mph.
Pressure 995
Humidity 91%
UV Index
Air Quality


Chance of rain 61%
Max temp. 6°C
(feels like 1°C)
Wind 6mph, gusting to 10mph.
Pressure 994
Humidity 82%
UV Index
Air Quality


Chance of rain 5%
Max temp. 6°C
(feels like 2°C)
Wind 6mph, gusting to 8mph.
Pressure 992
Humidity 74%
UV Index
Air Quality


Chance of rain 36%
Max temp. 4°C
(feels like -2°C)
Wind 7mph, gusting to 11mph.
Pressure 990
Humidity 87%
UV Index n/a
Air Quality


Chance of rain 49%
Max temp. 5°C
(feels like -1°C)
Wind 8mph, gusting to 12mph.
Pressure 991
Humidity 84%
UV Index n/a
Air Quality
High Tide
04:24 GMT
Low Tide
11:42 GMT
High Tide
16:42 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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