"Sittin' on the dock of the bay"

Aberdyfi Beach

Located on the coast of Gwynedd in the Snowdonia National Park, the beach faces south west towards Cardigan Bay, at the mouth of the River Dyfi. The beach is steep and shelving with strong currents from the Dyfi estuary. A harbour can be found to the east of the beach, with dunes to the north west. The coastal waters and surrounding area are listed as a Ramsar site, and also include the Dyfi Estuary Special Protection Area, the Lleyn Peninsula and Sarnau Special Area of Conservation and the Dyfi Site of Special Scientific Interest, confirming the high conservation status of the area.

Beach type: Sand

Nearest town: Aberdyfi

Local authority: Gwynedd Council

OS Grid Reference: SN607957

Awards

Blue Flag Beach

Marine Conservation Society Recommended

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Things to see and do near Aberdyfi Beach

  • Talyllyn Railway (3m)
  • Crochendy Tywyn Pottery (3m)
  • The Animalarium (4m)
  • Blue Island Ceramics (4m)
  • Great Aberystwyth Camera (8m)
  • Aberystwyth Arts Centre (9m)
  • The Vale of Rheidol Railway (9m)
  • Vale of Rheidol Railway (9m)
  • Celtica (9m)
  • Bro Ddyfi Leisure Centre (9m)

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 17 October

06:00


Chance of rain 5%
Max temp. 11°C
(feels like 11°C)
Wind 1mph, gusting to 1mph.
SSW
Pressure 1018
Humidity 95%
UV Index n/a
Air Quality

09:00


Chance of rain 4%
Max temp. 13°C
(feels like 13°C)
Wind 1mph, gusting to 2mph.
E
Pressure 1020
Humidity 89%
UV Index
Air Quality

12:00


Chance of rain 4%
Max temp. 14°C
(feels like 14°C)
Wind 1mph, gusting to 2mph.
NNW
Pressure 1021
Humidity 76%
UV Index
Air Quality

15:00


Chance of rain 1%
Max temp. 14°C
(feels like 13°C)
Wind 2mph, gusting to 4mph.
NNW
Pressure 1022
Humidity 77%
UV Index
Air Quality

18:00


Chance of rain 0%
Max temp. 11°C
(feels like 10°C)
Wind 2mph, gusting to 3mph.
NNE
Pressure 1024
Humidity 87%
UV Index n/a
Air Quality

21:00


Chance of rain 0%
Max temp. 10°C
(feels like 9°C)
Wind 2mph, gusting to 3mph.
NNE
Pressure 1026
Humidity 86%
UV Index n/a
Air Quality
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Aberdyfi is a small harbour resort situated within the Snowdonia national park at the mouth of the River Dovey's estuary.

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