"Sittin' on the dock of the bay"

Pendine Sands Beach

The beach is very long, sandy and straight, fringed by a belt of sand dunes. From the beach, there are clear views across Carmarthen Bay, to the Gower Peninsular and Tenby. The beach is located within the Carmarthen Bay and Estuary Special Area of Conservation.

Beach type: Sand

Nearest town: St Clears

Local authority: Carmarthenshire Council

OS Grid Reference: SN238073

Awards

Marine Conservation Society Recommended

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Things to see and do near Pendine Sands Beach

  • Battlefield Live Pembrokeshire (5m)
  • Colby Woodland Garden (5m)
  • Begelly Pottery (8m)
  • Tenby Museum & Art Gallery (8m)
  • Folly Farm Adventure Park and Zoo (8m)
  • Tudor Merchants House (8m)
  • Tudor Merchant's House (8m)
  • Ocean Commotion (8m)
  • The Tenby Mystery Treasure Trail (8m)
  • Inwood (9m)

Tourist Information

Saundersfoot
Tourist Information Centre
Barbecue
Harbour Car Park
Saundersfoot Pembrokeshire
Wales
SA69 9HE

Phone 01834 813672
Email saundersfoot.tic@pembrokeshire.gov.uk

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Weather and Tides

Forecast for Friday 18 August

06:00


Chance of rain 1%
Max temp. 13°C
(feels like 11°C)
Wind 3mph, gusting to 6mph.
W
Pressure 1010
Humidity 86%
UV Index
Air Quality

09:00


Chance of rain 18%
Max temp. 15°C
(feels like 12°C)
Wind 4mph, gusting to 7mph.
W
Pressure 1011
Humidity 73%
UV Index
Air Quality

12:00


Chance of rain 14%
Max temp. 16°C
(feels like 13°C)
Wind 5mph, gusting to 9mph.
WSW
Pressure 1011
Humidity 69%
UV Index
Air Quality

15:00


Chance of rain 46%
Max temp. 16°C
(feels like 12°C)
Wind 6mph, gusting to 10mph.
WSW
Pressure 1011
Humidity 71%
UV Index
Air Quality

18:00


Chance of rain 31%
Max temp. 15°C
(feels like 11°C)
Wind 6mph, gusting to 11mph.
W
Pressure 1010
Humidity 80%
UV Index
Air Quality

21:00


Chance of rain 2%
Max temp. 15°C
(feels like 12°C)
Wind 5mph, gusting to 9mph.
WNW
Pressure 1013
Humidity 82%
UV Index n/a
Air Quality
High Tide
03:15 BST
(02:15 GMT)
Low Tide
09:40 BST
(08:40 GMT)
High Tide
15:52 BST
(14:52 GMT)
Low Tide
22:22 BST
(21:22 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 Pendine Sands Beach

A very long sandy. straight beach edged by a belt of sand dunes. From the beach there are clear views across Carmarthen Bay to Gower and Tenby. This beach can be used by the MOD and therefore is sometimes closed to the public.

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