"Sittin' on the dock of the bay"

Tywyn Beach

The west facing beach is a long stretch of sand and pebbles backed by sand dunes. It spans 7 kilometres of the coast line, from Tywyn town in the North, to the harbour at Aberdyfi in the south. Tywyn bathing water is located within the Lleyn Peninsula and the Sarnau Special Area of Conservation, with the Dyfi Site of Special Scientific Interest just to the south, confirming the high conservation status of the area.

Beach type: sand

Nearest town: Cardigan

Local authority: Gwynedd Council

OS Grid Reference: SH577002

Awards

Marine Conservation Society Recommended

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Things to see and do near Tywyn Beach

  • Talyllyn Railway (1m)
  • Crochendy Tywyn Pottery (1m)
  • Blue Island Ceramics (7m)
  • The Animalarium (7m)
  • Fairbourne Steam Railway (8m)
  • Bendi-gedig (10m)

Tourist Information

Tywyn
Tourist Information Centre
High Street
Wales
LL36 9AD

Phone 01654 710 070
Email tywyn.tic@gwynedd.gov.uk

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Weather

Forecast for Thursday 15 November

06:00


Chance of rain 0%
Max temp. 10°C
(feels like 6°C)
Wind 4mph, gusting to 5mph.
SE
Pressure 1017
Humidity 80%
UV Index n/a
Air Quality

09:00


Chance of rain 0%
Max temp. 12°C
(feels like 10°C)
Wind 3mph, gusting to 6mph.
SE
Pressure 1017
Humidity 75%
UV Index
Air Quality

12:00


Chance of rain 0%
Max temp. 15°C
(feels like 12°C)
Wind 4mph, gusting to 6mph.
SE
Pressure 1017
Humidity 67%
UV Index
Air Quality

15:00


Chance of rain 0%
Max temp. 15°C
(feels like 13°C)
Wind 3mph, gusting to 6mph.
SE
Pressure 1017
Humidity 72%
UV Index
Air Quality

18:00


Chance of rain 1%
Max temp. 11°C
(feels like 9°C)
Wind 2mph, gusting to 5mph.
SSE
Pressure 1018
Humidity 91%
UV Index n/a
Air Quality

21:00


Chance of rain 13%
Max temp. 12°C
(feels like 11°C)
Wind 2mph, gusting to 3mph.
SSE
Pressure 1020
Humidity 88%
UV Index n/a
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Tell us what you think about Tywyn Beach

Sandy beach catching westerly swells and therefore popular with surfers. Dolphins sometimes seen. Good walks with spectacular views of Cardigan Bay.

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