"Sittin' on the dock of the bay"

Porthor (Oer) Beach

A sandy bay on the north coast of the Lleyn peninsula, popular with bodyboarder due to the waves that break on large swells.

Beach type: Sand

Nearest town: Abersoch

Local authority: Gwynedd Council

OS Grid Reference: SH166299

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Things to see and do near Porthor (Oer) Beach

  • Biscuit Ceramic Art Studio and Cafe (9m)

Tourist Information

Pwllheli
Tourist Information Centre
Min y Don
Station Square
Wales
LL53 5HG

Phone 01758 613000
Email pwllheli.tic@gwynedd.gov.uk

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Weather and Tides

Forecast for Sunday 18 February

06:00


Chance of rain 10%
Max temp. 6°C
(feels like 3°C)
Wind 2mph, gusting to 6mph.
SE
Pressure 1019
Humidity 91%
UV Index n/a
Air Quality

09:00


Chance of rain 10%
Max temp. 6°C
(feels like 2°C)
Wind 4mph, gusting to 5mph.
SSE
Pressure 1019
Humidity 93%
UV Index
Air Quality

12:00


Chance of rain 12%
Max temp. 7°C
(feels like 3°C)
Wind 4mph, gusting to 5mph.
SSE
Pressure 1019
Humidity 95%
UV Index
Air Quality

15:00


Chance of rain 54%
Max temp. 7°C
(feels like 4°C)
Wind 4mph, gusting to 5mph.
S
Pressure 1018
Humidity 100%
UV Index
Air Quality

18:00


Chance of rain 63%
Max temp. 7°C
(feels like 3°C)
Wind 4mph, gusting to 5mph.
S
Pressure 1018
Humidity 100%
UV Index n/a
Air Quality

21:00


Chance of rain 87%
Max temp. 7°C
(feels like 4°C)
Wind 4mph, gusting to 5mph.
SSW
Pressure 1018
Humidity 100%
UV Index n/a
Air Quality
Low Tide
04:19 GMT
High Tide
09:40 GMT
Low Tide
16:38 GMT
High Tide
21:54 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 bay on the north coast of the Lleyn peninsula, popular with bodyboarder due to the waves that break on large swells.

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