"Sittin' on the dock of the bay"

Porth Tywyn Mawr (Sandy Beach)

This is a long and sandy beach with sand dunes. It is good for most watersports and there is a village and campsite nearby.

Beach type: Sand

Nearest town: Holyhead

Local authority: Isle of Anglesey Council

OS Grid Reference: SH287851

Awards

Green Coast Beach

Marine Conservation Society Recommended

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Things to see and do near Porth Tywyn Mawr (Sandy Beach)

  • Breakwater Country Park (2m)
  • Island Pottery (4m)
  • RSPB - Ellin's Tower Seabird Centre (5m)
  • Llyn Alaw Visitor Centre (5m)
  • Anglesey Pullover Company (6m)
  • Miri Mawr (10m)

Tourist Information

Llanfairpwllgwyngyll
Tourist Information Centre
Station Site
Isle of Anglesey
Wales
LL61 5UJ

Phone 01248 713177
Email llanfairpwll@nwtic.com

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Weather and Tides

Forecast for Tuesday 19 September

06:00


Chance of rain 1%
Max temp. 8°C
(feels like 7°C)
Wind 2mph, gusting to 2mph.
SSE
Pressure 1021
Humidity 96%
UV Index n/a
Air Quality

09:00


Chance of rain 0%
Max temp. 14°C
(feels like 13°C)
Wind 2mph, gusting to 2mph.
SSW
Pressure 1021
Humidity 78%
UV Index
Air Quality

12:00


Chance of rain 4%
Max temp. 15°C
(feels like 13°C)
Wind 3mph, gusting to 4mph.
SSW
Pressure 1021
Humidity 67%
UV Index
Air Quality

15:00


Chance of rain 3%
Max temp. 15°C
(feels like 12°C)
Wind 4mph, gusting to 5mph.
SSW
Pressure 1020
Humidity 71%
UV Index
Air Quality

18:00


Chance of rain 8%
Max temp. 14°C
(feels like 12°C)
Wind 4mph, gusting to 6mph.
SSW
Pressure 1020
Humidity 85%
UV Index
Air Quality

21:00


Chance of rain 4%
Max temp. 14°C
(feels like 12°C)
Wind 5mph, gusting to 7mph.
SSW
Pressure 1019
Humidity 88%
UV Index n/a
Air Quality
Low Tide
04:24 BST
(03:24 GMT)
High Tide
10:37 BST
(09:37 GMT)
Low Tide
16:36 BST
(15:36 GMT)
High Tide
22:50 BST
(21:50 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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This is a long and sandy beach with sand dunes. It is good for most watersports and there is a village and campsite nearby.

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