Newton Bay Black Rock beach, Porthcawl, Mid Glamorgan
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    Newton Bay (Black Rock) Beach Info

    Newton Bay beach also known as Black Rock beach to the east of Porthcawl is a long sandy and rocky beach, backed by the very large Newton Burrows and Merthyr Mawr sand dunes, a designated Site of Special Scientific Interest (SSSI). The beach stretches from Newton Point to the mouth of the River Ogmore at Ogmore-by-Sea.

    Newton Beach is popular with walkers, horse riders, windsurfers, kitesurfers, jet skiers and power boat users. People looking for a family beach tend to look towards one of the other Porthcawl bays.

    Car parking but for other facilities you need to go to either Newton village or Trecco Bay holiday park.

    We have no current information on dog restrictions for Newton Bay (Black Rock) Beach.

    Why not check other beaches nearby as we have 4 beaches around Porthcawl, 5 beaches in Bridgend, or check our list of Bridgend Dog Friendly Beaches.

  • Water Quality


    Newton Bay (Black Rock) Beach Bathing Water Quality


    No water quality measurement available for Newton Bay (Black Rock) Beach.

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  • Weather


    Newton Bay (Black Rock) Beach 7-day Weather Forecast


    Mixed precipitation on Tuesday through next Sunday, with temperatures bottoming out at 0°C on Wednesday.

    Today's Forecast
     Partly cloudy in the morning.
     
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      7:09 am    5:48 pm
    Monday, Feb 26th
     Clear throughout the day.
     
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      7:07 am    5:50 pm

    Tuesday, Feb 27th
     Mostly cloudy until evening.
     
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       23%  47%   12 mph
      7:05 am    5:52 pm
    Wednesday, Feb 28th
     Mostly cloudy throughout the day and windy starting in the afternoon.
     
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       11%  41%   20 mph
      7:03 am    5:54 pm

    Thursday, Mar 1st
     Windy throughout the day and mixed precipitation (6–13 cm. of snow) starting in the afternoon.
     
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       61%  82%   29 mph
      7:01 am    5:55 pm
    Friday, Mar 2nd
     Rain and breezy in the morning.
     
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       73%  65%   4 mph
      6:58 am    5:57 pm

    Saturday, Mar 3rd
     Mostly cloudy throughout the day.
     
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       53%  83%   10 mph
      6:56 am    5:59 pm
    Sunday, Mar 4th
     Overcast throughout the day.
     
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       68%  95%   8 mph
      6:54 am    6:01 pm

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