"Sittin' on the dock of the bay"

Llantwit Major Beach

The beach is at the end of a valley and has rock strata with pebbles and sand. It is backed by cliffs.

Beach type: Sand/Pebbles/Rocks

Nearest town: Cardiff

Local authority: Vale of Glamorgan Council

OS Grid Reference: SS955672

Awards

Keep Britain Tidy Seaside Award

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Things to see and do near Llantwit Major Beach

  • South Wales Karting Centre (3m)
  • Bijou (5m)
  • Sadie and Franks (7m)
  • Ewenny Pottery (7m)
  • Amelia Trust Farm (7m)
  • Three Horseshoes (8m)
  • Porthkerry Country Pk (8m)
  • Bridgend Recreation Centre (8m)
  • JumpINGym (8m)
  • Warren Mill Farm (8m)

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 Friday 17 November

06:00


Chance of rain 4%
Max temp. 1°C
(feels like -2°C)
Wind 2mph, gusting to 2mph.
NE
Pressure 1030
Humidity 88%
UV Index n/a
Air Quality

09:00


Chance of rain 0%
Max temp. 4°C
(feels like 1°C)
Wind 2mph, gusting to 2mph.
NE
Pressure 1031
Humidity 81%
UV Index
Air Quality

12:00


Chance of rain 0%
Max temp. 8°C
(feels like 7°C)
Wind 0mph, gusting to 1mph.
WSW
Pressure 1031
Humidity 63%
UV Index
Air Quality

15:00


Chance of rain 0%
Max temp. 8°C
(feels like 7°C)
Wind 1mph, gusting to 2mph.
WNW
Pressure 1030
Humidity 71%
UV Index
Air Quality

18:00


Chance of rain 5%
Max temp. 7°C
(feels like 6°C)
Wind 1mph, gusting to 2mph.
NNW
Pressure 1030
Humidity 79%
UV Index n/a
Air Quality

21:00


Chance of rain 4%
Max temp. 6°C
(feels like 4°C)
Wind 2mph, gusting to 3mph.
NNW
Pressure 1029
Humidity 81%
UV Index n/a
Air Quality
High Tide
05:27 GMT
Low Tide
11:25 GMT
High Tide
17:44 GMT
Low Tide
23:45 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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