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Porth Dafarch Beach

Menai Bridge, Ynys Mon / Isle of Anglesey

Sandy beach resort on south coast of Anglesey, backed by cliffs and in close proxmity to camp sites. Sheltered and marked bathing area, rockpooling and rambling. Popular with for watersports, particularly windsurfing, surfing, canoeing, sailing and jet skiing.

Weather and Tides


19 August 2017

Sunny Intervals

Maximum Temperature16°C (61°F)
Minimum Temperature12°C (54°F)
Wind DirectionWesterly
Wind Speed21mph
UV Risk5
Sunrise06:05 BST
Sunset20:39 BST


20 August 2017

Light Rain Shower

Maximum Temperature16°C (61°F)
Minimum Temperature14°C (57°F)
Wind DirectionSoutherly
Wind Speed10mph
VisibilityVery Good
UV Risk4
Sunrise06:06 BST
Sunset20:36 BST


21 August 2017

Light Cloud

Maximum Temperature17°C (63°F)
Minimum Temperature15°C (59°F)
Wind DirectionSouth South Westerly
Wind Speed16mph
UV Risk3
Sunrise06:08 BST
Sunset20:34 BST


Low tide: 02:32 BST
(01:32 19 August 2017 GMT)

High tide: 08:34 BST
(07:34 19 August 2017 GMT)

Low tide: 14:56 BST
(13:56 19 August 2017 GMT)

High tide: 20:58 BST
(19:58 19 August 2017 GMT)


Low tide: 03:31 BST
(02:31 20 August 2017 GMT)

High tide: 09:26 BST
(08:26 20 August 2017 GMT)

Low tide: 15:49 BST
(14:49 20 August 2017 GMT)

High tide: 21:45 BST
(20:45 20 August 2017 GMT)


Low tide: 04:21 BST
(03:21 21 August 2017 GMT)

High tide: 10:12 BST
(09:12 21 August 2017 GMT)

Low tide: 16:36 BST
(15:36 21 August 2017 GMT)

High tide: 22:27 BST
(21:27 21 August 2017 GMT)

Important! Tide times are for the nearest measurement point (Trearddur 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 (