"Sittin' on the dock of the bay"

Fontygary Bay Beach

A pebble beach backed by cliffs.

Beach type: Pebble

Nearest town: Barry

Local authority: Vale of Glamorgan Council

OS Grid Reference: ST053656

Awards

Marine Conservation Society Recommended

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Things to see and do near Fontygary Bay Beach

  • Porthkerry Country Pk (2m)
  • Three Horseshoes (3m)
  • Porthkerry Country Park (3m)
  • Amelia Trust Farm (4m)
  • Pleasure Steamers Waverley & Balmoral (4m)
  • Smugglers Cove Adventure Golf (4m)
  • Barry Island Quasar (4m)
  • Adventure Island (4m)
  • Barry Island Pleasure Park (4m)
  • Jungle Jacks (4m)
  • Dyffryn Gardens (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 Wednesday 17 January

06:00


Chance of rain 0%
Max temp. 5°C
(feels like -1°C)
Wind 7mph, gusting to 10mph.
WNW
Pressure 1006
Humidity 68%
UV Index n/a
Air Quality

09:00


Chance of rain 0%
Max temp. 5°C
(feels like -1°C)
Wind 6mph, gusting to 10mph.
WNW
Pressure 1009
Humidity 71%
UV Index
Air Quality

12:00


Chance of rain 1%
Max temp. 6°C
(feels like 1°C)
Wind 7mph, gusting to 11mph.
WNW
Pressure 1011
Humidity 67%
UV Index
Air Quality

15:00


Chance of rain 4%
Max temp. 6°C
(feels like 1°C)
Wind 6mph, gusting to 10mph.
W
Pressure 1012
Humidity 68%
UV Index
Air Quality

18:00


Chance of rain 89%
Max temp. 6°C
(feels like 1°C)
Wind 6mph, gusting to 9mph.
WSW
Pressure 1010
Humidity 84%
UV Index n/a
Air Quality

21:00


Chance of rain 98%
Max temp. 7°C
(feels like 2°C)
Wind 6mph, gusting to 8mph.
SSW
Pressure 1003
Humidity 91%
UV Index n/a
Air Quality
Low Tide
00:49 GMT
High Tide
07:03 GMT
Low Tide
13:10 GMT
High Tide
19:21 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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