British Beaches

Visitor information for every beach in the UK

"I sailed an ocean, unsettled ocean"

Aberdyfi Beach

(Aberdovey Beach)

Gwynedd, Wales

Rate this beach!
Approximate Location Map

Use two fingers to pan or zoom the map

Located on the coast of Gwynedd in the Snowdonia National Park, the beach faces south west towards Cardigan Bay, at the mouth of the River Dyfi.

The beach is steep and shelving with strong currents from the Dyfi estuary. A harbour can be found to the east of the beach, with dunes to the north west. The coastal waters and surrounding area are listed as a Ramsar site, and also include the Dyfi Estuary Special Protection Area, the Lleyn Peninsula and Sarnau Special Area of Conservation and the Dyfi Site of Special Scientific Interest, confirming the high conservation status of the area.

Aberdyfi Beach is adjacent to the Wales Coast Path.

Estuary Sand

Weather and tides for Friday 9 June

Chance of rain 4%
Min temp. 14°C
(feels like 10°C)
Wind 27mph
Tomorrow (Saturday)
Chance of rain 49%
Max temp. 25°C
(feels like 22°C)
Wind 11mph
Max UV Index

The tide at Aberdyfi Beach is currently rising. High tide will be at approximately 1:18 AM tomorrow, and the next low tide will be at approximately 8:40 AM tomorrow.

Today's air pollution levels are forecast to be Moderate

Approximate sea surface temperature:   15.2°C  

Detailed weather and tides »

Recommended holiday cottages near Aberdyfi Beach

Things to do and see in the area

ArtWorks Aberdyfi (0.2 miles)
Aberdovey Golf Club (0.4 miles)
Aberdovey beach (0.9 miles)
Talyllyn Railway (3.3 miles)
Magic Lantern Cinema Tywyn (3.5 miles)
Halo Factory Shop (3.5 miles)
Borth Wild Animal Kingdom (4 miles)
Borth RNLI Lifeboat Station (4 miles)
Aber Adventures (4.3 miles)

Places to eat near Aberdyfi Beach

Sea Breeze (410 yards)
Pharoah's Cellar Bar (220 yards)
Coast Deli & Dining (140 yards)
The Sweet Shop (50 yards)
Medina Coffee House (270 yards)

All distances are approximate

Other beaches nearby

Location: Aberdyfi (Aberdovey)

Location type: Town

OS Grid: SN612958

Country: Wales

Local Authority: Gwynedd

Parish: Aberdovey

Nearest postcode: LL35 0EA

(for sat-nav purposes only, a beach does not have a postal address!)

Important! Beach information is compiled from a variety of different sources and is correct to the best of our knowledge at the time of compilation. However, information may be incorrectly supplied by our sources or go out of date after publication. makes no warranty as to the accuracy of any information on this page.

Stuff you might want for the beach!

(Or après-beach. Or pre-beach. Or, just because you might want stuff)

Visitor information for Aberdyfi Beach, Gwynedd, Wales. Weather, tides, visitor comments, beach facilities, photos, nearest postcode, beach information and nearby accommodation.

British Beaches is a Good Stuff website. Fri, 09 Jun 2023 22:04:57 +0100