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Place Category: Beaches
Cefn Sidan is a fine sandy beach backed by dunes that sits at the edge of the Pembrey Burrows and looks out into Carmarthen Bay in South Wales. The beach stretches for nearly 8 miles and at low tide you can have a long walk to the water. The fine sand does make it hard to create large sandcastles.
The beach is large and exposed so it can be windy but a geat place to walk and the beach is popular for kite-buggying and kite-mountainboarding.
Cefn Sidan forms part of the Pembrey Country Park and is also known as Pembrey Beach.
Facilities include car parking, lifeguards (summer only), cafe/restaurant and beach shop.
As this is a large beach with large areas of sand dunes it does have some naturism although this is not allowed.
Cefn Sidan Beach is a Blue Flag Beach.
Dogs restrictions on the main 1 mile of beach between May and September.
Cefn Sidan Beach 7-day Weather Forecast
Light rain on Monday through Friday, with temperatures rising to 16°C on Monday.Windy throughout the day and mostly cloudy starting in the afternoon.Today's Forecast
12->1597% 58% 24 mph
7:53 am 6:13 pmWindy until afternoon and mostly cloudy throughout the day.Sunday, Oct 22nd
10->1350% 57% 22 mph
7:54 am 6:10 pmLight rain and breezy in the morning.Monday, Oct 23rd
13->1687% 98% 16 mph
7:56 am 6:08 pmOvercast throughout the day and breezy overnight.Tuesday, Oct 24th
15->1682% 100% 19 mph
7:58 am 6:06 pmMostly cloudy throughout the day.Wednesday, Oct 25th
14->1637% 94% 11 mph
8:00 am 6:04 pmMostly cloudy throughout the day.Thursday, Oct 26th
13->1636% 87% 7 mph
8:01 am 6:02 pmPartly cloudy throughout the day.Friday, Oct 27th
13->1563% 41% 9 mph
8:03 am 6:01 pmMostly cloudy until evening.Saturday, Oct 28th
12->1417% 57% 14 mph
8:05 am 5:59 pm
Cefn Sidan Beach Tide Times
Cefn Sidan Beach Bathing Water QualityWater samples are taken at regular intervals during the bathing season and at the end of the season the water quality is classified as:
- Excellent: the highest classification meaning the water is cleanest
- Good: generally good water quality
- Sufficient: meets minimum standards
- Poor: You are advised not to swim. The beach will stay open and an action plan should be in place to improve the water quality.
Photos from around the surrounding area