"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 Wednesday 17 January

06:00


Chance of rain 4%
Max temp. 5°C
(feels like -3°C)
Wind 12mph, gusting to 14mph.
W
Pressure 1001
Humidity 76%
UV Index n/a
Air Quality

09:00


Chance of rain 2%
Max temp. 5°C
(feels like -2°C)
Wind 9mph, gusting to 12mph.
WNW
Pressure 1004
Humidity 86%
UV Index
Air Quality

12:00


Chance of rain 0%
Max temp. 5°C
(feels like -1°C)
Wind 9mph, gusting to 12mph.
WNW
Pressure 1007
Humidity 76%
UV Index
Air Quality

15:00


Chance of rain 5%
Max temp. 6°C
(feels like -0°C)
Wind 8mph, gusting to 11mph.
W
Pressure 1007
Humidity 78%
UV Index
Air Quality

18:00


Chance of rain 50%
Max temp. 6°C
(feels like 1°C)
Wind 7mph, gusting to 9mph.
SW
Pressure 1003
Humidity 79%
UV Index n/a
Air Quality

21:00


Chance of rain 98%
Max temp. 6°C
(feels like 1°C)
Wind 7mph, gusting to 10mph.
S
Pressure 993
Humidity 95%
UV Index n/a
Air Quality
Low Tide
04:24 GMT
High Tide
10:35 GMT
Low Tide
16:45 GMT
High Tide
22:56 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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