"Sittin' on the dock of the bay"

Tywyn Beach

The west facing beach is a long stretch of sand and pebbles backed by sand dunes. It spans 7 kilometres of the coast line, from Tywyn town in the North, to the harbour at Aberdyfi in the south. Tywyn bathing water is located within the Lleyn Peninsula and the Sarnau Special Area of Conservation, with the Dyfi Site of Special Scientific Interest just to the south, confirming the high conservation status of the area.

Beach type: sand

Nearest town: Cardigan

Local authority: Gwynedd Council

OS Grid Reference: SH577002

Awards

Marine Conservation Society Recommended

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Things to see and do near Tywyn Beach

  • Talyllyn Railway (1m)
  • Crochendy Tywyn Pottery (1m)
  • Blue Island Ceramics (7m)
  • The Animalarium (7m)
  • Fairbourne Steam Railway (8m)
  • Bendi-gedig (10m)

Tourist Information

Tywyn
Tourist Information Centre
High Street
Wales
LL36 9AD

Phone 01654 710 070
Email tywyn.tic@gwynedd.gov.uk

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Weather and Tides

Forecast for Wednesday 28 June

06:00


Chance of rain 17%
Max temp. 14°C
(feels like 14°C)
Wind 2mph, gusting to 3mph.
NNE
Pressure 1000
Humidity 98%
UV Index
Air Quality

09:00


Chance of rain 89%
Max temp. 15°C
(feels like 15°C)
Wind 1mph, gusting to 2mph.
ENE
Pressure 999
Humidity 89%
UV Index
Air Quality

12:00


Chance of rain 84%
Max temp. 15°C
(feels like 15°C)
Wind 1mph, gusting to 3mph.
ENE
Pressure 999
Humidity 87%
UV Index
Air Quality

15:00


Chance of rain 21%
Max temp. 16°C
(feels like 14°C)
Wind 2mph, gusting to 4mph.
ENE
Pressure 999
Humidity 82%
UV Index
Air Quality

18:00


Chance of rain 46%
Max temp. 14°C
(feels like 13°C)
Wind 2mph, gusting to 4mph.
NE
Pressure 999
Humidity 84%
UV Index
Air Quality

21:00


Chance of rain 49%
Max temp. 13°C
(feels like 12°C)
Wind 2mph, gusting to 3mph.
NNE
Pressure 999
Humidity 88%
UV Index n/a
Air Quality
Low Tide
06:45 BST
(05:45 GMT)
High Tide
11:56 BST
(10:56 GMT)
Low Tide
18:57 BST
(17:57 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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Tell us what you think about Tywyn Beach

Sandy beach catching westerly swells and therefore popular with surfers. Dolphins sometimes seen. Good walks with spectacular views of Cardigan Bay.

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