"Sittin' on the dock of the bay"

Swansea Bay - Sketty Lane Beach

Part of the extensive sand and mud flats that make up Swansea Bay.

Beach type: Sand/Mud

Nearest town: Swansea

Local authority: Swansea Council

OS Grid Reference: SS627912

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Things to see and do near Swansea Bay - Sketty Lane Beach

  • Taliesin Arts Centre (0m)
  • Singleton Park (0m)
  • Egypt Centre (1m)
  • Blackpill Lido (1m)
  • Oystermouth Castle (2m)
  • Singleton Park and Botanical Gardens (2m)
  • LC Waterpark (2m)
  • National Waterfront Museum (2m)
  • Abbey Woollen Mill (2m)
  • Mission Gallery (2m)
  • Tenpin Swansea (2m)
  • Plantasia (2m)
  • Gower Coast Adventures (2m)
  • Skidz Karting (3m)
  • Gower Heritage Centre (5m)
  • Playzone Indoor Soft Play Centre (5m)

Tourist Information

Tourist Information Centre
Plymouth Street

Phone 01792 468 321
Email tourism@swansea.gov.uk

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Weather and Tides

Forecast for Monday 24 April


Chance of rain 13%
Max temp. 10°C
(feels like 8°C)
Wind 2mph, gusting to 4mph.
Pressure 1020
Humidity 92%
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Chance of rain 9%
Max temp. 11°C
(feels like 9°C)
Wind 3mph, gusting to 4mph.
Pressure 1018
Humidity 80%
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Chance of rain 9%
Max temp. 12°C
(feels like 10°C)
Wind 3mph, gusting to 6mph.
Pressure 1017
Humidity 68%
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Air Quality


Chance of rain 47%
Max temp. 11°C
(feels like 8°C)
Wind 4mph, gusting to 7mph.
Pressure 1016
Humidity 70%
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Air Quality


Chance of rain 11%
Max temp. 9°C
(feels like 6°C)
Wind 4mph, gusting to 7mph.
Pressure 1016
Humidity 65%
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Air Quality


Chance of rain 6%
Max temp. 6°C
(feels like 3°C)
Wind 4mph, gusting to 7mph.
Pressure 1017
Humidity 58%
UV Index n/a
Air Quality
High Tide
05:26 BST
(04:26 GMT)
Low Tide
11:32 BST
(10:32 GMT)
High Tide
17:50 BST
(16:50 GMT)
Low Tide
23:55 BST
(22:55 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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Part of the extensive sand and mud flats that make up Swansea Bay.

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