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Ynyslas - Northern Groyne (Sea) Beach

Borth, Ceredigion

The beach at high tide tide is predominantly shingle with wooden groynes. The tide retreats up to 200 yards here, revealing clean sand extending south to Borth and north to the River Doveys estuary.

Weather and Tides


28 July 2017

Heavy Rain Shower

Maximum Temperature17°C (63°F)
Minimum Temperature14°C (57°F)
Wind DirectionSouth Westerly
Wind Speed15mph
VisibilityVery Good
UV Risk4
Sunrise05:29 BST
Sunset21:15 BST


29 July 2017

Light Cloud

Maximum Temperature17°C (63°F)
Minimum Temperature13°C (55°F)
Wind DirectionWest South Westerly
Wind Speed11mph
VisibilityVery Good
UV Risk6
Sunrise05:31 BST
Sunset21:13 BST


Low tide: 07:00 BST
(06:00 28 July 2017 GMT)

High tide: 12:16 BST
(11:16 28 July 2017 GMT)

Low tide: 19:07 BST
(18:07 28 July 2017 GMT)


High tide: 00:35 BST
(23:35 28 July 2017 GMT)

Low tide: 07:35 BST
(06:35 29 July 2017 GMT)

High tide: 12:58 BST
(11:58 29 July 2017 GMT)

Low tide: 19:41 BST
(18:41 29 July 2017 GMT)


High tide: 01:19 BST
(00:19 30 July 2017 GMT)

Low tide: 08:11 BST
(07:11 30 July 2017 GMT)

High tide: 13:43 BST
(12:43 30 July 2017 GMT)

Low tide: 20:18 BST
(19:18 30 July 2017 GMT)

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