"Sittin' on the dock of the bay"

Traeth Lligwy Beach

Situated on the east coast of Anglesey, to the north of the village of Moelfre, the beach measures just over 1 kilometre at its widest point. It is a relatively sheltered sandy beach, surrounded by limestone rocks and agricultural land. Traeth Lligwy is located in the Anglesey Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty, with sections of the beach designated as the Lligwy Special Site of Scientific Interest.

Beach type: Sand

Nearest town: Amlwch

Local authority: Isle of Anglesey Council

OS Grid Reference: SH499874

Awards

Green Coast Beach

Marine Conservation Society Recommended

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Things to see and do near Traeth Lligwy Beach

  • Oriel Ynys Mon (7m)
  • Miri Mawr (8m)
  • Llyn Alaw Visitor Centre (8m)
  • Pili Palas Nature World (9m)
  • Beaumaris Gaol (10m)
  • Beaumaris Marine Services (10m)
  • Treasure Island Fun Centre (10m)
  • Anglesey Walking Holidays (10m)
  • Beaumaris Castle (10m)
  • Beaumaris Castle (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 1%
Max temp. 15°C
(feels like 14°C)
Wind 2mph, gusting to 4mph.
WSW
Pressure 1007
Humidity 98%
UV Index
Air Quality

09:00


Chance of rain 0%
Max temp. 16°C
(feels like 14°C)
Wind 4mph, gusting to 6mph.
SW
Pressure 1008
Humidity 75%
UV Index
Air Quality

12:00


Chance of rain 0%
Max temp. 18°C
(feels like 13°C)
Wind 6mph, gusting to 9mph.
SW
Pressure 1008
Humidity 71%
UV Index
Air Quality

15:00


Chance of rain 25%
Max temp. 18°C
(feels like 14°C)
Wind 5mph, gusting to 8mph.
SSW
Pressure 1008
Humidity 79%
UV Index
Air Quality

18:00


Chance of rain 3%
Max temp. 16°C
(feels like 13°C)
Wind 6mph, gusting to 9mph.
SSW
Pressure 1007
Humidity 80%
UV Index
Air Quality

21:00


Chance of rain 5%
Max temp. 15°C
(feels like 12°C)
Wind 5mph, gusting to 9mph.
SSW
Pressure 1006
Humidity 85%
UV Index n/a
Air Quality
High Tide
06:58 BST
(05:58 GMT)
Low Tide
13:33 BST
(12:33 GMT)
High Tide
19:45 BST
(18:45 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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