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Porth Dafarch Beach

Isle of Anglesey, Wales


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Ideally situated on the coast road between Treaddur Bay and Holyhead, Porth Dafarch is a beautiful sandy cove surrounded by rocky headland.

With its enticing rock pools and meandering coastal path, this beach is ideal for a peaceful family day out. With excellent disabled facilities and a convenient slipway ramp onto the beach Porth Dafarch offers superb access and practical amenities. A cycle friendly beach that is popular with scuba divers and sea canoeists Porth Dafarch offers more than just sandcastles and sunbathing. With the well equipped town of Holyhead less than 5 minutes drive away this beach and its surrounding area will guarantee to please the whole family.  

Porth Dafarch Beach is adjacent to the Anglesey Coast Path and the Wales Coast Path.

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Weather and tides for Wednesday 18 July

Today
Chance of rain 8%
Max temp. 18°C
(feels like 17°C)
Wind 9mph
Max UV Index
Tonight
Chance of rain 1%
Min temp. 12°C
(feels like 12°C)
Wind 7mph

The tide at Porth Dafarch Beach is currently rising. High tide will be at approximately 2:48 PM, and the next low tide will be at approximately 9:10 PM.

Today's air pollution levels are forecast to be Low

Approximate sea surface temperature:   13.3°C  

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Location: Kingsland,

Location type: Rural

OS Grid: SH233798

Country: Wales

Local Authority: Isle of Anglesey Council

Parish: Trearddur

Nearest postcode: LL65 2LS

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