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"Sittin' on the dock of the bay"

Limpert Bay

(Aberthaw Beach)

Vale of Glamorgan, Wales


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A wide bay overlooked by Aberthaw Power Station.

At low tides this is a vast expanse of rocks and pebbles. Rich in fossils and interspersed with rock-pools and patches of sand. In the water there are two large cooling water outlets from the local power station.

Limpert Bay is on the Glamorgan Heritage Coast, and adjacent to the Wales Coast Path.

Bay Sand Rock

Weather and tides for Monday 20 November

Tonight
Chance of rain 76%
Min temp. 11°C
(feels like 9°C)
Wind 18mph
Tomorrow (Tuesday)
Chance of rain 28%
Max temp. 13°C
(feels like 11°C)
Wind 13mph
Max UV Index

The tide at Limpert Bay is currently falling. Low tide will be at approximately 2:05 AM tomorrow, and the next high tide will be at approximately 8:13 AM tomorrow.

Today's air pollution levels are forecast to be Low

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Location: West Aberthaw

Location type: Urban

Nearest village: Silstwn (Gileston)

OS Grid: ST019661

Country: Wales

Local Authority: Vale of Glamorgan Council

Parish: St Athan

Nearest postcode: CF6 9ZW

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Visitor information for Limpert Bay, Vale of Glamorgan, Wales. Weather, tides, visitor comments, beach facilities, photos, nearest postcode, beach information and nearby accommodation.

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