"Sittin' on the dock of the bay"

Porth Nefyn Beach

Morfa Nefyn is a large beach on the north of the Lleyn peninsula facing northwards. It is neighboured by Porth Dinllaen to the west and Porth Nefyn to the east. It is a predominantly sandy beach with a pebbly foreshore. The area is designated as the Porth Dinllaen I Borth Pistyll Site of Special Scientific Interest and the Sea cliffs of Lleyn Special Area of Conservation, with the Lleyn Peninsula and the Sarnau Special Area of Conservation to the west.

Nearest town: Abersoch

Local authority: Gwynedd Council

OS Grid Reference: SH302408

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Things to see and do near Porth Nefyn Beach

  • Glasfryn Parc Bowling and Activities (6m)
  • Biscuit Ceramic Art Studio and Cafe (8m)
  • Ropeworks (8m)
  • The Magical Grounds (10m)
  • Parc Glynllifon (13m)

Tourist Information

Pwllheli
Tourist Information Centre
Min y Don
Station Square
Wales
LL53 5HG

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

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Weather and Tides

Forecast for Thursday 19 October

06:00


Chance of rain 11%
Max temp. 13°C
(feels like 10°C)
Wind 5mph, gusting to 8mph.
SSE
Pressure 1003
Humidity 90%
UV Index n/a
Air Quality

09:00


Chance of rain 15%
Max temp. 14°C
(feels like 11°C)
Wind 5mph, gusting to 8mph.
SSE
Pressure 1002
Humidity 86%
UV Index
Air Quality

12:00


Chance of rain 14%
Max temp. 14°C
(feels like 11°C)
Wind 5mph, gusting to 8mph.
SSE
Pressure 999
Humidity 84%
UV Index
Air Quality

15:00


Chance of rain 57%
Max temp. 14°C
(feels like 11°C)
Wind 5mph, gusting to 8mph.
SSE
Pressure 996
Humidity 85%
UV Index
Air Quality

18:00


Chance of rain 86%
Max temp. 13°C
(feels like 10°C)
Wind 6mph, gusting to 9mph.
SE
Pressure 993
Humidity 87%
UV Index n/a
Air Quality

21:00


Chance of rain 53%
Max temp. 13°C
(feels like 10°C)
Wind 5mph, gusting to 9mph.
SSE
Pressure 991
Humidity 87%
UV Index n/a
Air Quality
Low Tide
04:10 BST
(03:10 GMT)
High Tide
09:39 BST
(08:39 GMT)
Low Tide
16:20 BST
(15:20 GMT)
High Tide
21:51 BST
(20:51 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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A long sweeping sheltered sandy bay nestling behind the Nefyn headland, situated next to Porth Dinllaen on the north coast of the LLeyn peninsula.

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