"Sittin' on the dock of the bay"

Porth Tywyn Mawr (Sandy Beach)

This is a long and sandy beach with sand dunes. It is good for most watersports and there is a village and campsite nearby.

Beach type: Sand

Nearest town: Holyhead

Local authority: Isle of Anglesey Council

OS Grid Reference: SH287851

Awards

Green Coast Beach

Marine Conservation Society Recommended

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Things to see and do near Porth Tywyn Mawr (Sandy Beach)

  • Breakwater Country Park (2m)
  • Island Pottery (4m)
  • RSPB - Ellin's Tower Seabird Centre (5m)
  • Llyn Alaw Visitor Centre (5m)
  • Anglesey Pullover Company (6m)
  • Miri Mawr (10m)

Tourist Information

Llanfairpwllgwyngyll
Tourist Information Centre
Station Site
Isle of Anglesey
Wales
LL61 5UJ

Phone 01248 713177
Email llanfairpwll@nwtic.com

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Weather and Tides

Forecast for Thursday 17 August

06:00


Chance of rain 0%
Max temp. 15°C
(feels like 14°C)
Wind 2mph, gusting to 3mph.
WSW
Pressure 1007
Humidity 95%
UV Index
Air Quality

09:00


Chance of rain 0%
Max temp. 16°C
(feels like 13°C)
Wind 4mph, gusting to 6mph.
SW
Pressure 1008
Humidity 82%
UV Index
Air Quality

12:00


Chance of rain 0%
Max temp. 17°C
(feels like 13°C)
Wind 6mph, gusting to 8mph.
SSW
Pressure 1008
Humidity 78%
UV Index
Air Quality

15:00


Chance of rain 3%
Max temp. 17°C
(feels like 13°C)
Wind 6mph, gusting to 9mph.
SSW
Pressure 1007
Humidity 83%
UV Index
Air Quality

18:00


Chance of rain 1%
Max temp. 16°C
(feels like 12°C)
Wind 7mph, gusting to 10mph.
SSW
Pressure 1006
Humidity 84%
UV Index
Air Quality

21:00


Chance of rain 1%
Max temp. 16°C
(feels like 11°C)
Wind 7mph, gusting to 10mph.
SSW
Pressure 1006
Humidity 86%
UV Index n/a
Air Quality
High Tide
06:38 BST
(05:38 GMT)
Low Tide
12:56 BST
(11:56 GMT)
High Tide
19:25 BST
(18:25 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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This is a long and sandy beach with sand dunes. It is good for most watersports and there is a village and campsite nearby.

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