"Sittin' on the dock of the bay"

Freshwater West Beach Weather and Tides

The beach is approximately 1 km across, facing west out to the Atlantic Ocean and lies in front of sand dunes and marsh land. This beach picks up the strongest Atlantic swells and as a consequence is extremely popular with surfers. Castlemartin Corse drains land to the east and is the dominant freshwater influence to the bathing water. The bathing water lies within the Pembrokeshire Marine Special Area of Conservation and the surrounding area forms part of the Limestone Coast of South West Wales and Castlemartin Corse Sites of Special Scientific Interest. The bathing water is also located within Pembrokeshire Coast National Park, further highlighting the environmental value of the area.

Nearest town: Pembroke

Local authority: Pembrokeshire Council

OS Grid Reference: SR882996

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Weather and Tides

Forecast for the next five days

Wednesday
20 September


Chance of rain 76%
Max temp. 16°C
(feels like 12°C)
Wind 7mph, gusting to 10mph.
S
Pressure 1015
Humidity 92%
UV Index
Air Quality

Low Tide 01:07 BST
(00:07 GMT)

High Tide 07:06 BST
(06:06 GMT)

Low Tide 13:20 BST
(12:20 GMT)

High Tide 19:24 BST
(18:24 GMT)

Thursday
21 September


Chance of rain 87%
Max temp. 15°C
(feels like 13°C)
Wind 3mph, gusting to 5mph.
W
Pressure 1013
Humidity 85%
UV Index
Air Quality

Low Tide 01:45 BST
(00:45 GMT)

High Tide 07:45 BST
(06:45 GMT)

Low Tide 13:58 BST
(12:58 GMT)

High Tide 20:02 BST
(19:02 GMT)

Friday
22 September


Chance of rain 58%
Max temp. 16°C
(feels like 12°C)
Wind 7mph, gusting to 11mph.
S
Pressure 1017
Humidity 79%
UV Index
Air Quality

Low Tide 02:21 BST
(01:21 GMT)

High Tide 08:20 BST
(07:20 GMT)

Low Tide 14:33 BST
(13:33 GMT)

High Tide 20:36 BST
(19:36 GMT)

Saturday
23 September


Chance of rain 15%
Max temp. 17°C
(feels like 12°C)
Wind 6mph, gusting to 11mph.
SSE
Pressure 1015
Humidity 73%
UV Index
Air Quality

Low Tide 02:54 BST
(01:54 GMT)

High Tide 08:54 BST
(07:54 GMT)

Low Tide 15:06 BST
(14:06 GMT)

High Tide 21:09 BST
(20:09 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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