"Sittin' on the dock of the bay"

Cemaes Beach

Measuring approximately 350 metres, facing north into the Irish Sea, Cemaes is an enclosed sandy bay, backed by a promenade. There is a concrete jetty in the southwest corner of the bay, which provides a small harbour for leisure craft and some inshore fishing vessels. The beach lies within the Anglesey Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty and part of the beach is within the North Anglesey Heritage Coast.

Beach type: Sand/Rock

Nearest town: Menai Bridge

Local authority: Isle of Anglesey Council

OS Grid Reference: SH373935


Marine Conservation Society Recommended

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Things to see and do near Cemaes Beach

  • Llyn Alaw Visitor Centre (6m)
  • Breakwater Country Park (7m)
  • Island Pottery (11m)
  • RSPB - Ellin's Tower Seabird Centre (12m)

Tourist Information

Tourist Information Centre
Station Site
Isle of Anglesey
LL61 5UJ

Phone 01248 713177
Email llanfairpwll@nwtic.com

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Weather and Tides

Forecast for Monday 19 March


Chance of rain 9%
Max temp. 1°C
(feels like -6°C)
Wind 9mph, gusting to 10mph.
Pressure 1019
Humidity 64%
UV Index n/a
Air Quality


Chance of rain 9%
Max temp. 2°C
(feels like -5°C)
Wind 7mph, gusting to 9mph.
Pressure 1021
Humidity 65%
UV Index
Air Quality


Chance of rain 7%
Max temp. 4°C
(feels like -3°C)
Wind 7mph, gusting to 9mph.
Pressure 1022
Humidity 62%
UV Index
Air Quality


Chance of rain 0%
Max temp. 6°C
(feels like 0°C)
Wind 6mph, gusting to 9mph.
Pressure 1023
Humidity 57%
UV Index
Air Quality


Chance of rain 0%
Max temp. 5°C
(feels like -1°C)
Wind 7mph, gusting to 9mph.
Pressure 1025
Humidity 63%
UV Index
Air Quality


Chance of rain 0%
Max temp. 3°C
(feels like -2°C)
Wind 6mph, gusting to 8mph.
Pressure 1027
Humidity 71%
UV Index n/a
Air Quality
Low Tide
05:55 GMT
High Tide
11:48 GMT
Low Tide
18:14 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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Tell us what you think about Cemaes Beach

Cemaes is a small town overlooking a picturesque sheltered bay on the Far north coast of Anglesey. Within the bay and next to the town, Traeth Mawr is sandy beach with rockpools and a promenade. There is a slipway giving access to disabled visitors and families with young children.

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