"Sittin' on the dock of the bay"

Kinmel Bay (sandy cove) Beach

The bay is located approximately 2 kilometres west of the River Clwyd, within a long sandy stretch of beach, which extends over 8 kilometres, from Kinmel Bay to Llanddulas. The beach has a large tidal range and is gently sloping from the low tide mark to the high tide pebbled area.

Beach type: Sand

Nearest town: Abergele

Local authority: Conwy Council

OS Grid Reference: SH978805


Green Coast Beach

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Things to see and do near Kinmel Bay (sandy cove) Beach

  • Knightlys Fun Parks (1m)
  • Palace Fun Centre (1m)
  • Rhyl Sea Life Centre (2m)
  • The Palace Fun Centre (2m)
  • Geronimos and Little Injuns (2m)
  • Sea Life Aquarium (2m)
  • Rhuddlan Castle (3m)
  • Felin y Gors Fisheries (3m)

Tourist Information

Tourist Information Centre
Rhyl Childrens Village
West Parade
LL18 1HZ

Phone 01745 355068
Email rhyl.tic@denbighshire.gov.uk

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Weather and Tides

Forecast for Thursday 21 September


Chance of rain 53%
Max temp. 15°C
(feels like 13°C)
Wind 4mph, gusting to 7mph.
Pressure 1008
Humidity 88%
UV Index n/a
Air Quality


Chance of rain 79%
Max temp. 14°C
(feels like 12°C)
Wind 4mph, gusting to 6mph.
Pressure 1010
Humidity 91%
UV Index
Air Quality


Chance of rain 70%
Max temp. 13°C
(feels like 11°C)
Wind 4mph, gusting to 6mph.
Pressure 1011
Humidity 89%
UV Index
Air Quality


Chance of rain 10%
Max temp. 13°C
(feels like 11°C)
Wind 4mph, gusting to 6mph.
Pressure 1013
Humidity 81%
UV Index
Air Quality


Chance of rain 3%
Max temp. 13°C
(feels like 11°C)
Wind 3mph, gusting to 5mph.
Pressure 1014
Humidity 76%
UV Index
Air Quality


Chance of rain 0%
Max temp. 11°C
(feels like 9°C)
Wind 2mph, gusting to 4mph.
Pressure 1016
Humidity 84%
UV Index n/a
Air Quality
High Tide
12:28 BST
(11:28 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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A fine north facing sandy beach backed by a narrow promenade and Kimmel Dunes nature reserve.

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