"Sittin' on the dock of the bay"

Afan Beach

Port Talbot docks and a working harbour bordered by a sandy beach. Despite it's industrial demeanour, this area provides good fishing and the harbour end of the beach. Some very good surfing.

Beach type: Sand/Port

Nearest town: Port Talbot

Local authority: Neath Port Talbot Council

OS Grid Reference: SS755894

Awards

Blue Flag Beach

Marine Conservation Society Recommended

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Things to see and do near Afan Beach

  • Go Ape! Margam (4m)
  • Margam Country Park (4m)
  • Neath Afan Gymnastics Centre (5m)
  • Toots Play Centre and Balloon Emporium (5m)
  • Gnoll Estate Country Park (5m)
  • Neath Museum (5m)
  • Afan Argoed (5m)
  • South Wales Miners Museum (5m)
  • Afan Forest Park (5m)
  • BEAUTY and the BEAST (6m)

Tourist Information

Aberdulais Falls
Tourist Information Centre
Aberdulais Falls National Trust property
Aberdulais Neath
Wales
SA10 8EU

Phone 01639 636 674
Email aberdulaistic@nationaltrust.org.uk

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Weather

Forecast for Wednesday 12 December

06:00


Chance of rain 59%
Max temp. 8°C
(feels like 5°C)
Wind 3mph, gusting to 8mph.
ESE
Pressure 1018
Humidity 91%
UV Index n/a
Air Quality

09:00


Chance of rain 16%
Max temp. 8°C
(feels like 5°C)
Wind 4mph, gusting to 8mph.
SE
Pressure 1019
Humidity 90%
UV Index
Air Quality

12:00


Chance of rain 11%
Max temp. 8°C
(feels like 4°C)
Wind 4mph, gusting to 8mph.
ESE
Pressure 1018
Humidity 82%
UV Index
Air Quality

15:00


Chance of rain 12%
Max temp. 8°C
(feels like 4°C)
Wind 5mph, gusting to 9mph.
ESE
Pressure 1017
Humidity 81%
UV Index
Air Quality

18:00


Chance of rain 10%
Max temp. 7°C
(feels like 3°C)
Wind 5mph, gusting to 9mph.
ESE
Pressure 1016
Humidity 80%
UV Index n/a
Air Quality

21:00


Chance of rain 10%
Max temp. 7°C
(feels like 2°C)
Wind 5mph, gusting to 10mph.
ESE
Pressure 1015
Humidity 78%
UV Index n/a
Air Quality
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Port Talbot docks and a working harbour bordered by a sandy beach. Despite it's industrial demeanour, this area provides good fishing and the harbour end of the beach. Some very good surfing.

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