"Sittin' on the dock of the bay"

Barkby beach

Situated on the north east coast of North Wales, the beach is a long stretch of sand divided by sea defences. It has a large tidal range and is gently sloping from low tide towards the high tide area, which is bordered by a promenade.

Beach type: Sand

Nearest town: Prestatyn

Local authority: Denbighshire Council

OS Grid Reference: SJ066844

Awards

Marine Conservation Society Recommended

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Things to see and do near Barkby beach

  • DangerPoint (3m)
  • Sea Life Aquarium (4m)
  • The Palace Fun Centre (4m)
  • Geronimos and Little Injuns (4m)
  • Rhyl Sea Life Centre (4m)
  • Palace Fun Centre (5m)
  • Rhuddlan Castle (5m)

Tourist Information

Rhyl
Tourist Information Centre
Rhyl Childrens Village
West Parade
Denbighshire
Wales
LL18 1HZ

Phone 01745 355068
Email rhyl.tic@denbighshire.gov.uk

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Weather and Tides

Forecast for Monday 24 April

06:00


Chance of rain 12%
Max temp. 9°C
(feels like 6°C)
Wind 5mph, gusting to 7mph.
W
Pressure 1017
Humidity 84%
UV Index
Air Quality

09:00


Chance of rain 44%
Max temp. 10°C
(feels like 6°C)
Wind 5mph, gusting to 8mph.
WNW
Pressure 1016
Humidity 80%
UV Index
Air Quality

12:00


Chance of rain 50%
Max temp. 8°C
(feels like 5°C)
Wind 5mph, gusting to 7mph.
NW
Pressure 1016
Humidity 75%
UV Index
Air Quality

15:00


Chance of rain 6%
Max temp. 8°C
(feels like 4°C)
Wind 6mph, gusting to 10mph.
NW
Pressure 1015
Humidity 62%
UV Index
Air Quality

18:00


Chance of rain 4%
Max temp. 7°C
(feels like 2°C)
Wind 8mph, gusting to 12mph.
NW
Pressure 1015
Humidity 57%
UV Index
Air Quality

21:00


Chance of rain 6%
Max temp. 6°C
(feels like 0°C)
Wind 7mph, gusting to 11mph.
NW
Pressure 1015
Humidity 60%
UV Index n/a
Air Quality
Low Tide
04:23 BST
(03:23 GMT)
High Tide
10:04 BST
(09:04 GMT)
Low Tide
16:50 BST
(15:50 GMT)
High Tide
22:32 BST
(21:32 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 sandy beach with rocky breakwaters and a promenade.

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