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Old Colwyn Beach

Colwyn Bay, Conwy

Short Walk from Colwyn Bay town on the north Welsh Coast off the A55, on the edge of Colwyn Bay. Local selection of restaurants and cafes, a promenade with benches, refreshment kiosks and car parking.

Weather and Tides


21 August 2017

Light Cloud

Minimum Temperature14°C (57°F)
Wind DirectionSoutherly
Wind Speed3mph
UV Risk3
Sunset20:31 BST


22 August 2017

Sunny Intervals

Maximum Temperature23°C (73°F)
Minimum Temperature16°C (61°F)
Wind DirectionSouth South Easterly
Wind Speed8mph
VisibilityVery Good
UV Risk4
Sunrise06:06 BST
Sunset20:28 BST


23 August 2017

Sunny Intervals

Maximum Temperature18°C (64°F)
Minimum Temperature13°C (55°F)
Wind DirectionWest South Westerly
Wind Speed12mph
VisibilityVery Good
UV Risk5
Sunrise06:08 BST
Sunset20:26 BST


High tide: 11:23 BST
(10:23 21 August 2017 GMT)

High tide: 23:42 BST
(22:42 21 August 2017 GMT)


High tide: 12:09 BST
(11:09 22 August 2017 GMT)


High tide: 00:26 BST
(23:26 22 August 2017 GMT)

High tide: 12:51 BST
(11:51 23 August 2017 GMT)

Important! Tide times are for the nearest measurement point (Colwyn Bay) 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 (