"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 Tuesday 19 February

06:00


Chance of rain 3%
Max temp. 7°C
(feels like 4°C)
Wind 3mph, gusting to 5mph.
SW
Pressure 1016
Humidity 93%
UV Index n/a
Air Quality

09:00


Chance of rain 5%
Max temp. 7°C
(feels like 4°C)
Wind 4mph, gusting to 6mph.
SSW
Pressure 1017
Humidity 84%
UV Index
Air Quality

12:00


Chance of rain 5%
Max temp. 9°C
(feels like 6°C)
Wind 4mph, gusting to 7mph.
SSW
Pressure 1017
Humidity 75%
UV Index
Air Quality

15:00


Chance of rain 10%
Max temp. 9°C
(feels like 6°C)
Wind 5mph, gusting to 7mph.
SSW
Pressure 1016
Humidity 77%
UV Index
Air Quality

18:00


Chance of rain 43%
Max temp. 9°C
(feels like 5°C)
Wind 5mph, gusting to 8mph.
SSW
Pressure 1015
Humidity 84%
UV Index n/a
Air Quality

21:00


Chance of rain 42%
Max temp. 9°C
(feels like 5°C)
Wind 6mph, gusting to 9mph.
SSW
Pressure 1014
Humidity 85%
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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