"Sittin' on the dock of the bay"

Clarach - South Beach

The beach is situated within Cardigan Bay, just north of Aberystwyth. A sand and shingle, westerly facing beach measuring approximately 500 metres wide and sheltered by steep shale cliffs on either side.

Beach type: sand & shingle

Nearest town: Aberystwyth

Local authority: Ceredigion Council

OS Grid Reference: SN586836

Awards

Marine Conservation Society Recommended

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Things to see and do near Clarach - South Beach

  • Great Aberystwyth Camera (1m)
  • Aberystwyth Arts Centre (1m)
  • The Vale of Rheidol Railway (1m)
  • Vale of Rheidol Railway (1m)
  • Blue Island Ceramics (4m)
  • The Animalarium (4m)
  • Rheidol Riding Centre (4m)

Tourist Information

Aberystwyth
Tourist Information Centre
Terrace Road
Ceredigion
Dyfed
Wales
SY23 2AG

Phone 01970 612125
Email aberystwythtic@ceredigion.gov.uk

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Weather

Forecast for Thursday 13 December

06:00


Chance of rain 5%
Max temp. 5°C
(feels like -1°C)
Wind 7mph, gusting to 10mph.
ESE
Pressure 1010
Humidity 68%
UV Index n/a
Air Quality

09:00


Chance of rain 30%
Max temp. 5°C
(feels like -0°C)
Wind 5mph, gusting to 9mph.
ESE
Pressure 1012
Humidity 77%
UV Index
Air Quality

12:00


Chance of rain 4%
Max temp. 5°C
(feels like -0°C)
Wind 6mph, gusting to 10mph.
ESE
Pressure 1013
Humidity 74%
UV Index
Air Quality

15:00


Chance of rain 3%
Max temp. 5°C
(feels like -0°C)
Wind 5mph, gusting to 9mph.
ESE
Pressure 1014
Humidity 72%
UV Index
Air Quality

18:00


Chance of rain 1%
Max temp. 3°C
(feels like -2°C)
Wind 4mph, gusting to 8mph.
ESE
Pressure 1016
Humidity 75%
UV Index n/a
Air Quality

21:00


Chance of rain 1%
Max temp. 3°C
(feels like -2°C)
Wind 4mph, gusting to 7mph.
ESE
Pressure 1019
Humidity 77%
UV Index n/a
Air Quality
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Sand and shingle beach beside a popular holiday village backed by cliffs. Particularly recommended for coastal walks, including a nature trail connecting Clarach Bay and Aberystwyth with panoramic views across Cardigan Bay.

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