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Porthcawl Newton Bay

(Porthcawl Black Rocks Beach)

Bridgend, Wales

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A sandy bay with some rocks situated between Porthcawl and the large sand dune area of Merthyr Mawr.

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

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Weather and tides for Wednesday 7 June

Chance of rain 0%
Max temp. 22°C
(feels like 19°C)
Wind 13mph
Max UV Index
Chance of rain 0%
Min temp. 12°C
(feels like 8°C)
Wind 18mph

The tide at Porthcawl Newton Bay is currently rising. High tide will be at approximately 9:26 AM, and the next low tide will be at approximately 3:24 PM.

Today's air pollution levels are forecast to be Low

Approximate sea surface temperature:   14.5°C  

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Recommended holiday cottages near Porthcawl Newton Bay

Things to do and see in the area

Ogmore Farm Riding Centre (1.1 miles)
Porthcawl Museum (1.4 miles)
The Grand Pavilion (1.4 miles)
Merthyr Mawr Sand Dunes (1.7 miles)
Adventures Activity Centre (1.9 miles)
Porthcawl Surf School (2.1 miles)
Ogmore Castle (2.6 miles)
Dunraven Bay (3.1 miles)

All distances are approximate

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Location: Newton, Porthcawl

Location type: Urban

OS Grid: SS839768

Country: Wales

Local Authority: Bridgend

Parish: Porthcawl

Nearest postcode: CF36 5NE

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Visitor information for Porthcawl Newton Bay, Bridgend, Wales. Weather, tides, visitor comments, beach facilities, photos, nearest postcode, beach information and nearby accommodation.

British Beaches is a Good Stuff website. Wed, 07 Jun 2023 06:39:06 +0100