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Craig Du Beach

(Black Rock Sands)

Gwynedd, Wales

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An area of sand backed by dunes.

Backed by Snowdonia National park and on an estuary, this is an area of sand with dunes at the northern edge of the mouth of Tremadog Bay. This is the northerly part of Black Rock Sands beach.


Weather and tides for Tuesday 5 December

Chance of rain 8%
Min temp. 3°C
(feels like 0°C)
Wind 9mph
Tomorrow (Wednesday)
Chance of rain 10%
Max temp. 7°C
(feels like 4°C)
Wind 9mph
Max UV Index

The tide at Craig Du Beach is currently rising. High tide will be at approximately 2:40 AM tomorrow, and the next low tide will be at approximately 9:04 AM tomorrow.

Today's air pollution levels are forecast to be Low

Approximate sea surface temperature:   9.5°C  

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Recommended holiday cottages near Craig Du Beach

Things to do and see in the area

Criccieth Lifeboat Station (1.5 miles)
Criccieth Castle (1.5 miles)
Black Rock Llamas (1.8 miles)
Welsh Highland Heritage Railway (2.6 miles)
Madog Quads (2.7 miles)
Ffestiniog & Welsh Highland Railways (2.9 miles)
Lloyd George Museum (3.1 miles)

All distances are approximate

Other beaches nearby

Location: Morfa Bychan

Location type: Village

OS Grid: SH524374

Country: Wales

Local Authority: Gwynedd

Parish: Porthmadog

Nearest postcode: LL49 9YL

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

British Beaches is a Good Stuff website. Tue, 05 Dec 2023 22:45:48 +0000