"Sittin' on the dock of the bay"

Ynyslas

Ynyslas is a small Welsh village about 1.5 miles north of Borth and 8 miles north of Aberystwyth in the county of Ceredigion. It is sandwiched between a long sandy beach in Cardigan Bay and the beach in the Dyfi Estuary. The area between the sea and the estuary beach is made up of the Ynyslas Sand Dunes which are part of the Dyfi National Nature Reserve and home to many rare plants and animals. The sands of the estuary beach can be driven onto and parked upon. The nature reserve has a visitor centre with toilets and a small shop. At the start of some BBC 1 programmes it shows people flying kites on sand dunes and this was filmed at Ynyslas.

The northern end of the Ceredigion Coast Path extends to the Dyfi Estuary National Nature Reserve at Ynyslas.

Local authority: Ceredigion Council

OS Grid Reference: SN606944

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Things to see and do in and around Ynyslas

  • The Animalarium
  • Blue Island Ceramics
  • Talyllyn Railway
  • Crochendy Tywyn Pottery
  • Great Aberystwyth Camera
  • Aberystwyth Arts Centre
  • The Vale of Rheidol Railway
  • Vale of Rheidol Railway
  • Rheidol Riding Centre
  • Celtica

Tourist Information

Aberdyfi
Tourist Information Centre
The Wharf Gardens
Wales
LL35 0ED

Phone 01654 767 321
Email tic.aberdyfi@eryri-npa.gov.uk

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Weather

Forecast for Wednesday 15 August

06:00


Chance of rain 37%
Max temp. 17°C
(feels like 14°C)
Wind 5mph, gusting to 7mph.
SW
Pressure 1017
Humidity 90%
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09:00


Chance of rain 19%
Max temp. 18°C
(feels like 15°C)
Wind 5mph, gusting to 8mph.
SW
Pressure 1016
Humidity 90%
UV Index
Air Quality

12:00


Chance of rain 15%
Max temp. 19°C
(feels like 15°C)
Wind 5mph, gusting to 8mph.
SW
Pressure 1015
Humidity 84%
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15:00


Chance of rain 87%
Max temp. 18°C
(feels like 15°C)
Wind 5mph, gusting to 8mph.
SW
Pressure 1014
Humidity 92%
UV Index
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18:00


Chance of rain 88%
Max temp. 18°C
(feels like 15°C)
Wind 5mph, gusting to 9mph.
SSW
Pressure 1013
Humidity 92%
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21:00


Chance of rain 93%
Max temp. 18°C
(feels like 15°C)
Wind 5mph, gusting to 8mph.
SW
Pressure 1012
Humidity 95%
UV Index n/a
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