"Sittin' on the dock of the bay"

Barry - Watch House Bay Beach

Barry island is a busy built-up seaside resort town with a large fairground. Lots of amusements and some sandy beaches. Watch House bay is slightly removed and generally quieter.

Beach type: Sand

Nearest town: Cardiff

Local authority: Vale of Glamorgan Council

OS Grid Reference: ST106661

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Things to see and do near Barry - Watch House Bay Beach

  • Smugglers Cove Adventure Golf (0m)
  • Adventure Island (1m)
  • Barry Island Pleasure Park (1m)
  • Barry Island Quasar (1m)
  • Porthkerry Country Park (1m)
  • Pleasure Steamers Waverley & Balmoral (1m)
  • Porthkerry Country Pk (1m)
  • Jungle Jacks (2m)
  • Coconuts Play Centre (3m)
  • Three Horseshoes (3m)
  • Dyffryn Gardens (4m)
  • Amelia Trust Farm (4m)
  • Cosmeston Medieval Village (5m)
  • Cosmeston Lakes Country Park (5m)

Tourist Information

Barry Island
Tourist Information Centre
The Promenade
The Triangle
Wales
CF62 5TQ

Phone 01446 747 171
Email barrytic@valeofglamorgan.gov.uk

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Weather and Tides

Forecast for Sunday 30 April

06:00


Chance of rain 5%
Max temp. 11°C
(feels like 7°C)
Wind 6mph, gusting to 10mph.
ESE
Pressure 1001
Humidity 72%
UV Index
Air Quality

09:00


Chance of rain 51%
Max temp. 12°C
(feels like 8°C)
Wind 5mph, gusting to 9mph.
ESE
Pressure 999
Humidity 73%
UV Index
Air Quality

12:00


Chance of rain 87%
Max temp. 11°C
(feels like 7°C)
Wind 5mph, gusting to 8mph.
ESE
Pressure 998
Humidity 85%
UV Index
Air Quality

15:00


Chance of rain 85%
Max temp. 11°C
(feels like 8°C)
Wind 4mph, gusting to 6mph.
SE
Pressure 997
Humidity 87%
UV Index
Air Quality

18:00


Chance of rain 77%
Max temp. 11°C
(feels like 8°C)
Wind 3mph, gusting to 5mph.
SE
Pressure 997
Humidity 89%
UV Index
Air Quality

21:00


Chance of rain 40%
Max temp. 10°C
(feels like 8°C)
Wind 3mph, gusting to 4mph.
SSW
Pressure 998
Humidity 89%
UV Index n/a
Air Quality
Low Tide
04:11 BST
(03:11 GMT)
High Tide
10:29 BST
(09:29 GMT)
Low Tide
16:28 BST
(15:28 GMT)
High Tide
22:45 BST
(21:45 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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Barry island is a busy built-up seaside resort town with a large fairground. Lots of amusements and some sandy beaches. Watch House bay is slightly removed and generally quieter.

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