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Porthcawl Sandy Bay

(Porthcawl Coney Beach)

Bridgend, Wales

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The bay faces south towards the Bristol Channel and is approximately 650 metres in length, with the harbour and promenade to the west, Coney Bay Amusement Park to the north and Rhych Point to the east.

The beach is sandy and gently sloping.

Bay Sand

Weather and tides for Tuesday 7 February

Chance of rain 14%
Min temp. 1°C
(feels like -3°C)
Wind 7mph
Tomorrow (Wednesday)
Chance of rain 14%
Max temp. 7°C
(feels like 6°C)
Wind 7mph
Max UV Index

The tide at Porthcawl Sandy Bay is currently falling. Low tide will be at approximately 1:34 AM tomorrow, and the next high tide will be at approximately 7:59 AM tomorrow.

Today's air pollution levels are forecast to be Low

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Recommended holiday cottages near Porthcawl Sandy Bay

Things to do and see in the area

Porthcawl Museum (0.4 miles)
The Grand Pavilion (0.5 miles)
Porthcawl Surf School (1.3 miles)
Adventures Activity Centre (1.5 miles)
Ogmore Farm Riding Centre (2 miles)
Merthyr Mawr Sand Dunes (2.7 miles)
Kenfig National Nature Reserve (3 miles)
Ogmore Castle (3.6 miles)

Places to eat near Porthcawl Sandy Bay

Cosy Corner Lounge (270 yards)
Isabella's (440 yards)

All distances are approximate

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Location: Porthcawl

Location type: Urban

OS Grid: SS823766

Country: Wales

Local Authority: Bridgend

Parish: Porthcawl

Nearest postcode: CF36 5BY

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

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