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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 Monday 22 July

Chance of rain 17%
Max temp. 17°C
(feels like 14°C)
Wind 20mph
Max UV Index
Chance of rain 45%
Min temp. 15°C
(feels like 14°C)
Wind 7mph

The tide at Craig Du Beach is currently falling. Low tide will be at approximately 4:56 PM, and the next high tide will be at approximately 9:46 PM.

Today's air pollution levels are forecast to be Low

Approximate sea surface temperature:   17.2°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

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

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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. Mon, 22 Jul 2024 15:53:30 +0100