"Sittin' on the dock of the bay"

Tal-y-bont Beach

This west facing storm beach is typically featureless and shallow with just a few patches of shingle and slightly deeper gullies towards low water. The Morfa Dyffryn Site of Special Scientific Interest is located just to the north of the bathing area.

Beach type: Sand/Shingle

Nearest town: Barmouth

Local authority: Gwynedd Council

OS Grid Reference: SH578210

Awards

Marine Conservation Society Recommended

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Things to see and do near Tal-y-bont Beach

  • Bendi-gedig (4m)
  • The Childrens Farm Park (5m)
  • Llanfair Slate Caverns (5m)
  • Fairbourne Steam Railway (6m)
  • Harlech Castle (6m)
  • Coed y Brenin Visitor Centre (9m)
  • Go Ape! Coed-Y-Brenin (10m)
  • Coed y Brenin Forest Park (10m)
  • Rhiw Goch Ski Centre (11m)
  • Ropeworks (14m)

Tourist Information

Barmouth
Tourist Information Centre
The Station
Station Road
Wales
LL42 1LU

Phone 01341 280 787
Email barmouth.tic@gwynedd.gov.uk

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Weather

Forecast for Sunday 16 December

06:00


Chance of rain 1%
Max temp. 7°C
(feels like 4°C)
Wind 3mph, gusting to 5mph.
SSW
Pressure 1002
Humidity 89%
UV Index n/a
Air Quality

09:00


Chance of rain 17%
Max temp. 8°C
(feels like 4°C)
Wind 5mph, gusting to 7mph.
S
Pressure 1003
Humidity 87%
UV Index
Air Quality

12:00


Chance of rain 8%
Max temp. 8°C
(feels like 5°C)
Wind 4mph, gusting to 6mph.
S
Pressure 1002
Humidity 84%
UV Index
Air Quality

15:00


Chance of rain 85%
Max temp. 8°C
(feels like 5°C)
Wind 3mph, gusting to 5mph.
SSE
Pressure 1002
Humidity 89%
UV Index
Air Quality

18:00


Chance of rain 78%
Max temp. 7°C
(feels like 4°C)
Wind 3mph, gusting to 5mph.
SSW
Pressure 1003
Humidity 92%
UV Index n/a
Air Quality

21:00


Chance of rain 8%
Max temp. 7°C
(feels like 5°C)
Wind 2mph, gusting to 3mph.
SW
Pressure 1006
Humidity 93%
UV Index n/a
Air Quality
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Also known as Benar Beach, Tal-y-Bont forms part of the large sand dune system of Morfa Dyffryn. During the last few years a shingle bank has developed along the high water mark. This is a very popular tourist and residential beach serviced by campsites.

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