It faces south towards the Bristol Channel, backed by the dock area and the town of Barry. Seaside shops can be found in the immediate foreground, with limestone cliffs on either side and headlands called Friars Point to the west and Nell's Point to the east.
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The tide at Barry Island Whitmore Bay is currently falling. Low tide will be at approximately 3:03 AM tomorrow, and the next high tide will be at approximately 9:08 AM tomorrow.
Today's air pollution levels are forecast to be Low
Approximate sea surface temperature: 7.5°CDetailed weather and tides »
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Barry Island Pleasure Park (0.2 miles)
Smugglers Cove (0.2 miles)
Brit Movie Tours (0.2 miles)
High Street (1 miles)
Porthkerry Country Park (1.7 miles)
Brynhill Golf Club (2.2 miles)
The Fontygary Inn (4 miles)
Amelia Trust Farm (4.1 miles)
Dyffryn Gardens (4.2 miles)
All distances are approximate
around 5 miles northeast as the seagull flies, around 9 miles by road.
around 4 miles east-northeast as the seagull flies, around 7 miles by road.
less than a mile west as the seagull flies, just over a mile by road.
around 10 miles west as the seagull flies, around 13 miles by road.
Location: Barry Island, Barri
Location type: Urban
OS Grid: ST115663
Local Authority: Vale of Glamorgan
Nearest postcode: CF6 8RY
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