"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

Friday
20 October


Chance of rain 86%
Max temp. 13°C
(feels like 10°C)
Wind 4mph, gusting to 5mph.
SW
Pressure 1004
Humidity 76%
UV Index
Air Quality

Low Tide 05:11 BST
(04:11 GMT)

High Tide 10:48 BST
(09:48 GMT)

Low Tide 17:23 BST
(16:23 GMT)

High Tide 23:01 BST
(22:01 GMT)

Saturday
21 October


Chance of rain 92%
Max temp. 14°C
(feels like 8°C)
Wind 10mph, gusting to 16mph.
SSW
Pressure 982
Humidity 88%
UV Index
Air Quality

Low Tide 05:45 BST
(04:45 GMT)

High Tide 11:19 BST
(10:19 GMT)

Low Tide 17:57 BST
(16:57 GMT)

High Tide 23:34 BST
(22:34 GMT)

Sunday
22 October


Chance of rain 36%
Max temp. 13°C
(feels like 9°C)
Wind 6mph, gusting to 11mph.
W
Pressure 1012
Humidity 72%
UV Index
Air Quality

Low Tide 06:18 BST
(05:18 GMT)

High Tide 11:50 BST
(10:50 GMT)

Low Tide 18:30 BST
(17:30 GMT)

Monday
23 October


Chance of rain 47%
Max temp. 15°C
(feels like 12°C)
Wind 4mph, gusting to 8mph.
SSW
Pressure 1010
Humidity 88%
UV Index
Air Quality

Low Tide 06:50 BST
(05:50 GMT)

High Tide 12:22 BST
(11:22 GMT)

Low Tide 19:05 BST
(18:05 GMT)

High Tide 23:06 GMT

Tuesday
24 October


Chance of rain 59%
Max temp. 15°C
(feels like 12°C)
Wind 5mph, gusting to 9mph.
SW
Pressure 1010
Humidity 85%
UV Index
Air Quality

Low Tide 07:23 BST
(06:23 GMT)

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

Low Tide 19:40 BST
(18:40 GMT)

High Tide 23:40 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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