"Sittin' on the dock of the bay"

New Quay - South Beach

Facing north east and located within the waters of Cardigan Bay, New Quay Harbour is backed by steep limestone cliffs and the town of New Quay. The beach is small, sandy and sheltered by the harbour wall. The coastal waters and coastal belt are designated as the Cardigan Bay Special Area of Conservation and Aberarth Cerreg Wylan Site of Special Scientific Interest, confirming the high conservation status of the area.

Beach type: Sand

Nearest town: New Quay

Local authority: Ceredigion Council

OS Grid Reference: SN391598

Awards

Marine Conservation Society Recommended

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Things to see and do near New Quay - South Beach

  • New Quay Boat Trips (0m)
  • New Quay Honey Farm (2m)
  • Llanarth Pottery (3m)
  • Gordon Miles Gallery (5m)
  • Llanerchaeron (5m)
  • Andrew Cotterill Furniture Maker (7m)
  • Curlew Weavers (9m)
  • Fantasy Farm Park (11m)

Tourist Information

New Quay
Tourist Information Centre
Church Street
Ceredigion
Dyfed
Wales
SA45 9NZ

Phone 01545 560 865
Email newquaytic@ceredigion.gov.uk

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Weather and Tides

Forecast for Friday 22 September

06:00


Chance of rain 0%
Max temp. 9°C
(feels like 6°C)
Wind 5mph, gusting to 8mph.
S
Pressure 1018
Humidity 93%
UV Index n/a
Air Quality

09:00


Chance of rain 18%
Max temp. 14°C
(feels like 10°C)
Wind 5mph, gusting to 8mph.
S
Pressure 1017
Humidity 85%
UV Index
Air Quality

12:00


Chance of rain 87%
Max temp. 14°C
(feels like 10°C)
Wind 7mph, gusting to 11mph.
S
Pressure 1016
Humidity 88%
UV Index
Air Quality

15:00


Chance of rain 45%
Max temp. 15°C
(feels like 12°C)
Wind 6mph, gusting to 8mph.
SSW
Pressure 1017
Humidity 92%
UV Index
Air Quality

18:00


Chance of rain 10%
Max temp. 15°C
(feels like 13°C)
Wind 4mph, gusting to 6mph.
SSW
Pressure 1017
Humidity 94%
UV Index
Air Quality

21:00


Chance of rain 5%
Max temp. 14°C
(feels like 12°C)
Wind 3mph, gusting to 6mph.
SSW
Pressure 1018
Humidity 94%
UV Index n/a
Air Quality
Low Tide
04:18 BST
(03:18 GMT)
High Tide
09:47 BST
(08:47 GMT)
Low Tide
16:31 BST
(15:31 GMT)
High Tide
22:02 BST
(21:02 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 sandy beach in New Quay bay, close to the town and backed by a popular holiday camp.

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