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Marloes Sands

Pembrokeshire, Wales


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Measuring approximately 2 kilometres in length, this isolated beach is sandy, with a pebble bank above the high tide mark, backed by steep limestone cliffs.

Marloes Sands faces south east into the Bristol Channel, towards Stockholm island. The surrounding land is predominantly agricultural, with the small town of Marloes located 1. 3 kilometres north west of the bay. The coastal waters and coastal belt form part of the Pembrokeshire Marine Special Area of Conservation and is also designated as Special Site of Scientific Interest, confirming the high conservation status of the area. The bathing water also lies within Pembrokeshire Coast National Park.

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Weather and tides for Friday 17 August

Tonight
Chance of rain 10%
Min temp. 17°C
(feels like 13°C)
Wind 18mph
Tomorrow (Saturday)
Chance of rain 15%
Max temp. 18°C
(feels like 15°C)
Wind 18mph
Max UV Index

The tide at Marloes Sands is currently rising. High tide will be at approximately 11:49 PM, and the next low tide will be at approximately 6:14 AM tomorrow.

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 Marloes Sands

Things to do and see in the area

Awesome Fishing (1 miles)
Pembrokeshire Islands Boat Trips (1.7 miles)
Skomer Island (3.6 miles)
West Angle Bay (5.1 miles)
Chapel Bay Fort & Museum (5.3 miles)
Blue lagoon abereiddy (5.9 miles)

All distances are approximate

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Location: Marloes

Location type: Rural

OS Grid: SM782074

Country: Wales

Local Authority: Pembrokeshire

Parish: Marloes and St. Brides

Nearest postcode: SA62 3BH

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