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Barry - Little Island Bay Beach

Cardiff, Bro Morgannwg / the Vale of Glamorgan

A small bay situated in the Barry Island area, known for its sandy beaches, fairground rides and amusement arcades.

Weather and Tides


17 August 2017

Partly Cloudy

Minimum Temperature14°C (57°F)
Wind DirectionSouth Westerly
Wind Speed16mph
UV Risk6
Sunset20:32 BST


18 August 2017

Light Rain Shower

Maximum Temperature17°C (63°F)
Minimum Temperature13°C (55°F)
Wind DirectionWesterly
Wind Speed19mph
UV Risk5
Sunrise06:03 BST
Sunset20:30 BST


19 August 2017

Light Cloud

Maximum Temperature17°C (63°F)
Minimum Temperature14°C (57°F)
Wind DirectionWesterly
Wind Speed18mph
VisibilityVery Good
UV Risk6
Sunrise06:05 BST
Sunset20:28 BST


High tide: 02:38 BST
(01:38 17 August 2017 GMT)

Low tide: 08:46 BST
(07:46 17 August 2017 GMT)

High tide: 15:13 BST
(14:13 17 August 2017 GMT)

Low tide: 21:33 BST
(20:33 17 August 2017 GMT)


High tide: 04:04 BST
(03:04 18 August 2017 GMT)

Low tide: 10:15 BST
(09:15 18 August 2017 GMT)

High tide: 16:37 BST
(15:37 18 August 2017 GMT)

Low tide: 23:01 BST
(22:01 18 August 2017 GMT)


High tide: 05:20 BST
(04:20 19 August 2017 GMT)

Low tide: 11:32 BST
(10:32 19 August 2017 GMT)

High tide: 17:49 BST
(16:49 19 August 2017 GMT)

Important! Tide times are for the nearest measurement point (Barry) and may not be accurate for this beach. You should not rely on these times for anything other than a broad indication of when the tide will be at its highest or lowest.

In particular, these tide times are not suitable for navigational use.

Accurate tide forecasts require complex calculations and detailed local information. If you intend to engage in any activity for which tidal information is important for safety reasons (including sailing, powerboating, diving, and surfing) then you should obtain professional data.

Tidal predictions are © Crown Copyright and/or database rights. Reproduced by permission of the Controller of Her Majesty's Stationery Office and the UK Hydrographic Office (