British Beaches

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Fairbourne Beach

Fairbourne, Gwynedd

A two mile stretch of sand backed by steep pebble banks and surrounded by the Snowdonia National Park. The seaside village of Fairbourne has plenty of amenities and attractions, and there is sufficient access to the beach for those visitors with prams and wheelchairs.

Weather and Tides

Thursday

17 August 2017

Thunderstorm

Minimum Temperature14°C (57°F)
Wind DirectionSouth Westerly
Wind Speed24mph
VisibilityVery Good
Pressure1010mb
Humidity76%
UV Risk5
PollutionLow
Sunset20:39 BST

Friday

18 August 2017

Heavy Rain Shower

Maximum Temperature16°C (61°F)
Minimum Temperature14°C (57°F)
Wind DirectionSouth Westerly
Wind Speed25mph
VisibilityExcellent
Pressure1009mb
Humidity71%
UV Risk5
PollutionLow
Sunrise06:02 BST
Sunset20:37 BST

Saturday

19 August 2017

Light Cloud

Maximum Temperature16°C (61°F)
Minimum Temperature13°C (55°F)
Wind DirectionWest South Westerly
Wind Speed20mph
VisibilityVery Good
Pressure1017mb
Humidity69%
UV Risk6
PollutionLow
Sunrise06:04 BST
Sunset20:35 BST

Thursday

High tide: 04:14 BST
(03:14 17 August 2017 GMT)

Low tide: 11:50 BST
(10:50 17 August 2017 GMT)

High tide: 16:55 BST
(15:55 17 August 2017 GMT)

Friday

Low tide: 00:33 BST
(23:33 17 August 2017 GMT)

High tide: 05:40 BST
(04:40 18 August 2017 GMT)

Low tide: 13:02 BST
(12:02 18 August 2017 GMT)

High tide: 18:15 BST
(17:15 18 August 2017 GMT)

Saturday

Low tide: 01:42 BST
(00:42 19 August 2017 GMT)

High tide: 06:52 BST
(05:52 19 August 2017 GMT)

Low tide: 14:06 BST
(13:06 19 August 2017 GMT)

High tide: 19:19 BST
(18:19 19 August 2017 GMT)

Important! Tide times are for the nearest measurement point (Barmouth) 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 (www.ukho.gov.uk).