"Sittin' on the dock of the bay"

Aberffraw Bay (Traeth Mawr) Beach Weather and Tides

Measuring approximately 900m in length, the bay is sandy, backed by an extensive dune system, with limestone cliffs on either side. Situated on the south west coast of Anglesey, the bay is considered to be fairly remote, due to its 1 kilometre proximity from the nearest road way. The dune system is protected and listed as a Special Area of Conservation, with the beach area making up part of the Tywyn to Aberffraw Site of Special Scientific Interest, confirming the high conservation status of the Area. The site also lies within the Anglesey Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty.

Nearest town: Aberffraw

Local authority: Isle of Anglesey Council

OS Grid Reference: SH353676

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Weather and Tides

Forecast for the next five days

Tuesday
27 June


Chance of rain 88%
Max temp. 16°C
(feels like 14°C)
Wind 4mph, gusting to 6mph.
S
Pressure 1005
Humidity 91%
UV Index
Air Quality

Low Tide 07:18 BST
(06:18 GMT)

High Tide 12:57 BST
(11:57 GMT)

Low Tide 19:33 BST
(18:33 GMT)

Wednesday
28 June


Chance of rain 79%
Max temp. 15°C
(feels like 13°C)
Wind 3mph, gusting to 6mph.
ENE
Pressure 1000
Humidity 89%
UV Index
Air Quality

High Tide 01:16 BST
(00:16 GMT)

Low Tide 08:08 BST
(07:08 GMT)

High Tide 13:51 BST
(12:51 GMT)

Low Tide 20:21 BST
(19:21 GMT)

Thursday
29 June


Chance of rain 55%
Max temp. 14°C
(feels like 11°C)
Wind 4mph, gusting to 7mph.
N
Pressure 998
Humidity 86%
UV Index
Air Quality

High Tide 02:10 BST
(01:10 GMT)

Low Tide 08:59 BST
(07:59 GMT)

High Tide 14:48 BST
(13:48 GMT)

Low Tide 21:13 BST
(20:13 GMT)

Friday
30 June


Chance of rain 50%
Max temp. 14°C
(feels like 11°C)
Wind 5mph, gusting to 9mph.
NNW
Pressure 1004
Humidity 84%
UV Index
Air Quality

High Tide 03:06 BST
(02:06 GMT)

Low Tide 09:54 BST
(08:54 GMT)

High Tide 15:47 BST
(14:47 GMT)

Low Tide 22:08 BST
(21:08 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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