"Sittin' on the dock of the bay"

Poppit Sands - West Beach Weather and Tides

Located within Cardigan Bay and measuring approximately 600 metres in length, this north west facing bay is backed by sand dunes and is divided by the River Teifi, which flows onto the beach. The land surrounding the beach is predominantly agricultural, with the town of Cardigan located approximately 3 kilometres south east of Poppit Sands. The coastal waters and coastal belt form part of the Cardigan Bay Special Area of Conservation, confirming the high conservation status of the area. The bathing water also lies within Pembrokeshire Coast National Park.

Nearest town: Newport

Local authority: Pembrokeshire Council

OS Grid Reference: SN152488

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Weather and Tides

Forecast for the next five days

17 January

Chance of rain 8%
Max temp. 7°C
(feels like 2°C)
Wind 7mph, gusting to 12mph.
Pressure 1011
Humidity 74%
UV Index
Air Quality

Low Tide 02:37 GMT

High Tide 07:51 GMT

Low Tide 14:59 GMT

High Tide 20:07 GMT

18 January

Chance of rain 30%
Max temp. 7°C
(feels like 2°C)
Wind 6mph, gusting to 10mph.
Pressure 1003
Humidity 76%
UV Index
Air Quality

Low Tide 03:15 GMT

High Tide 08:23 GMT

Low Tide 15:32 GMT

High Tide 20:39 GMT

19 January

Chance of rain 34%
Max temp. 7°C
(feels like 1°C)
Wind 7mph, gusting to 12mph.
Pressure 1006
Humidity 67%
UV Index
Air Quality

Low Tide 03:44 GMT

High Tide 08:54 GMT

Low Tide 16:01 GMT

High Tide 21:09 GMT

20 January

Chance of rain 11%
Max temp. 7°C
(feels like 5°C)
Wind 3mph, gusting to 6mph.
Pressure 1012
Humidity 72%
UV Index
Air Quality

Low Tide 04:11 GMT

High Tide 09:26 GMT

Low Tide 16:30 GMT

High Tide 21:43 GMT

21 January

Chance of rain 88%
Max temp. 10°C
(feels like 6°C)
Wind 5mph, gusting to 9mph.
Pressure 1009
Humidity 94%
UV Index
Air Quality

Low Tide 04:40 GMT

High Tide 10:02 GMT

Low Tide 16:59 GMT

High Tide 22:19 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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