"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 Wednesday 24 May

06:00


Chance of rain 8%
Max temp. 15°C
(feels like 14°C)
Wind 2mph, gusting to 4mph.
WSW
Pressure 1026
Humidity 84%
UV Index
Air Quality

09:00


Chance of rain 8%
Max temp. 16°C
(feels like 15°C)
Wind 2mph, gusting to 4mph.
W
Pressure 1027
Humidity 80%
UV Index
Air Quality

12:00


Chance of rain 5%
Max temp. 17°C
(feels like 16°C)
Wind 2mph, gusting to 4mph.
NW
Pressure 1027
Humidity 76%
UV Index
Air Quality

15:00


Chance of rain 1%
Max temp. 16°C
(feels like 16°C)
Wind 1mph, gusting to 3mph.
NNW
Pressure 1027
Humidity 77%
UV Index
Air Quality

18:00


Chance of rain 1%
Max temp. 16°C
(feels like 16°C)
Wind 1mph, gusting to 2mph.
N
Pressure 1026
Humidity 78%
UV Index
Air Quality

21:00


Chance of rain 1%
Max temp. 15°C
(feels like 15°C)
Wind 1mph, gusting to 1mph.
NW
Pressure 1027
Humidity 87%
UV Index n/a
Air Quality
Low Tide
04:42 BST
(03:42 GMT)
High Tide
10:19 BST
(09:19 GMT)
Low Tide
17:08 BST
(16:08 GMT)
High Tide
22:47 BST
(21:47 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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