British Beaches

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Penmaenmawr Beach

Conwy, Conwy

A long sandy beach with a recently refurbished promenade. Penmaenmawr looks out onto the Menai Straits and its many facilities make it a popular family resort. There are landscaped terraces, flower borders and grassed areas, a cafteria, amusement arcades and beach chalets for hire. Children have access to an outdoor paddling pool and play area. There's also windsurfing, sailing and canoeing.

Weather and Tides


20 August 2017

Light Cloud

Maximum Temperature18°C (64°F)
Minimum Temperature14°C (57°F)
Wind DirectionWest North Westerly
Wind Speed7mph
VisibilityVery Good
UV Risk4
Sunrise06:04 BST
Sunset20:33 BST


21 August 2017

Light Rain

Maximum Temperature19°C (66°F)
Minimum Temperature15°C (59°F)
Wind DirectionWesterly
Wind Speed6mph
UV Risk2
Sunrise06:06 BST
Sunset20:31 BST


Low tide: 05:00 BST
(04:00 20 August 2017 GMT)

High tide: 10:31 BST
(09:31 20 August 2017 GMT)

Low tide: 17:19 BST
(16:19 20 August 2017 GMT)

High tide: 22:51 BST
(21:51 20 August 2017 GMT)


Low tide: 05:52 BST
(04:52 21 August 2017 GMT)

High tide: 11:18 BST
(10:18 21 August 2017 GMT)

Low tide: 18:08 BST
(17:08 21 August 2017 GMT)

High tide: 23:34 BST
(22:34 21 August 2017 GMT)


Low tide: 06:40 BST
(05:40 22 August 2017 GMT)

High tide: 12:01 BST
(11:01 22 August 2017 GMT)

Low tide: 18:52 BST
(17:52 22 August 2017 GMT)

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