"Sittin' on the dock of the bay"

Aberdaron Beach

The bathing water is located in a sheltered bay, south facing, and is predominantly sandy in nature with a pebbly foreshore. The beach is backed by the village of Aberdaron, and then agricultural land. The bathing water lies in the Lleyn Peninsula and the Sarnau Special Area of Conservation. To the west is the Glannau Aberdaron Site of Special Scientific Interest and to the east the Wig Bach A'r Glannau I Borth Alwm Site of Special Scientific Interest.

Beach type: Sand

Nearest town: Pwllheli

Local authority: Gwynedd Council

OS Grid Reference: SH174262

Awards

Blue Flag Beach

Marine Conservation Society Recommended

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Things to see and do near Aberdaron Beach

  • Biscuit Ceramic Art Studio and Cafe (9m)

Tourist Information

Pwllheli
Tourist Information Centre
Min y Don
Station Square
Wales
LL53 5HG

Phone 01758 613000
Email pwllheli.tic@gwynedd.gov.uk

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Weather and Tides

Forecast for Sunday 30 April

06:00


Chance of rain 4%
Max temp. 10°C
(feels like 5°C)
Wind 8mph, gusting to 12mph.
SE
Pressure 999
Humidity 71%
UV Index
Air Quality

09:00


Chance of rain 8%
Max temp. 11°C
(feels like 6°C)
Wind 8mph, gusting to 11mph.
ESE
Pressure 998
Humidity 71%
UV Index
Air Quality

12:00


Chance of rain 20%
Max temp. 12°C
(feels like 9°C)
Wind 6mph, gusting to 9mph.
ESE
Pressure 997
Humidity 70%
UV Index
Air Quality

15:00


Chance of rain 89%
Max temp. 11°C
(feels like 8°C)
Wind 5mph, gusting to 8mph.
SE
Pressure 997
Humidity 85%
UV Index
Air Quality

18:00


Chance of rain 57%
Max temp. 10°C
(feels like 7°C)
Wind 4mph, gusting to 6mph.
SE
Pressure 997
Humidity 86%
UV Index
Air Quality

21:00


Chance of rain 80%
Max temp. 9°C
(feels like 7°C)
Wind 3mph, gusting to 5mph.
ESE
Pressure 998
Humidity 91%
UV Index n/a
Air Quality
Low Tide
06:36 BST
(05:36 GMT)
High Tide
11:45 BST
(10:45 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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A mile-long sandy bay situated at the end of the Llyn peninsula.

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