Suffers very badly from litter and refuse, but still popular with families, surfers and canoeists. The beach has a surf club and toilets but no other immediate facilities apart from an omni-present ice cream van. Great local pubs half mile up river by Ogmore Castle.
Ogmore Central Beach is on the Glamorgan Heritage Coast.
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The tide at Ogmore Central Beach is currently falling. Low tide will be at approximately 9:30 PM, and the next high tide will be at approximately 3:49 AM tomorrow.
Today's air pollution levels are forecast to be ModerateDetailed weather and tides »
Local park free from September to May. Charges apply during the summer.
Dogs are allowed
Daily - 2nd July - 4th September
Water quality not measured here
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Dunraven Bay (1.2 miles)
Merthyr Mawr Sand Dunes (1.4 miles)
Ogmore Farm Riding Centre (1.7 miles)
Ogmore Castle (1.8 miles)
Porthcawl Museum (3.1 miles)
The Grand Pavilion (3.1 miles)
Adventures Activity Centre (3.9 miles)
Nash Point Lighthouse (3.9 miles)
Porthcawl Surf School (3.9 miles)
All distances are approximate
around 2 miles west-northwest as the seagull flies, around 10 miles by road.
around 8 miles northwest as the seagull flies, around 16 miles by road.
less than a mile north-northwest as the seagull flies, less than a mile by road.
Location: Aberogwr (Ogmore-by-Sea)
Location type: Village
OS Grid: SS862747
Local Authority: Vale of Glamorgan
Parish: St. Bride's Major
Nearest postcode: CF32 0PH
(for sat-nav purposes only, a beach does not have a postal address!)
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