"Sittin' on the dock of the bay"

Rhoscolyn - Silver Bay Beach

Measuring approximately 600 metres in length and facing south into Cymyran Bay, Silver Bay is a sandy beach located on the west coast of Anglesey. The land surrounding the bathing water is partly forested, contains Silver Bay Holiday Park and has areas of farmland. A Royal Air Force base is located to the east on Anglesey. The bathing water is located in the Anglesey Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty and lies between the Beddmanarch-Cymyran Site of Special Scientific Interest and the Glannau Rhoscolyn Site of Special Scientific Interest.

Beach type: Sand

Nearest town: Holyhead

Local authority: Isle of Anglesey Council

OS Grid Reference: SH293751


Green Coast Beach

Marine Conservation Society Recommended

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Things to see and do near Rhoscolyn - Silver Bay Beach

  • Anglesey Pullover Company (2m)
  • Breakwater Country Park (5m)
  • Island Pottery (6m)
  • RSPB - Ellin's Tower Seabird Centre (7m)
  • Llyn Alaw Visitor Centre (8m)
  • Miri Mawr (9m)
  • Anglesey Model Village (10m)
  • Anglesey Model Village (11m)

Tourist Information

Tourist Information Centre
Station Site
Isle of Anglesey
LL61 5UJ

Phone 01248 713177
Email llanfairpwll@nwtic.com

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Weather and Tides

Forecast for Sunday 19 November


Chance of rain 4%
Max temp. 6°C
(feels like 4°C)
Wind 1mph, gusting to 2mph.
Pressure 1024
Humidity 83%
UV Index n/a
Air Quality


Chance of rain 9%
Max temp. 7°C
(feels like 6°C)
Wind 1mph, gusting to 2mph.
Pressure 1024
Humidity 81%
UV Index
Air Quality


Chance of rain 11%
Max temp. 9°C
(feels like 7°C)
Wind 3mph, gusting to 4mph.
Pressure 1024
Humidity 74%
UV Index
Air Quality


Chance of rain 13%
Max temp. 10°C
(feels like 7°C)
Wind 4mph, gusting to 6mph.
Pressure 1021
Humidity 79%
UV Index
Air Quality


Chance of rain 48%
Max temp. 10°C
(feels like 7°C)
Wind 5mph, gusting to 7mph.
Pressure 1019
Humidity 89%
UV Index n/a
Air Quality


Chance of rain 57%
Max temp. 11°C
(feels like 8°C)
Wind 6mph, gusting to 9mph.
Pressure 1017
Humidity 86%
UV Index n/a
Air Quality
Low Tide
04:12 GMT
High Tide
09:57 GMT
Low Tide
16:28 GMT
High Tide
22:13 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 narrow lane between high grassy banks leads down to this beautiful horseshoe of sand sheltered by rocky headlands. Low tide reveals magnificent rock pools to investigate.

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