Clarach Bay beach, Aberystwyth, Ceredigion
  • About Us

    Clarach Bay Beach Information

    Clarach Bay is a sand and shingle beach although a large sandy beach is exposed at low tide. This is a westerly facing beach approximately 500 metres wide and is sheltered by shale cliffs on either side.

    Clarach Bay is connected to Aberystwyth by a mile long nature trail which on clear days offers outstanding views across Cardigan Bay.

    Facilities include limited parking, summer lifeguards, shop and food outlets, children’s amusements and holiday park..

    Clarach Bay Beach has been awarded a regional Seaside Award.

    We have no current information on dog restrictions for Clarach Bay Beach.

    Why not check other beaches nearby as we have 4 beaches around Aberystwyth, 30 beaches in Ceredigion, or check our list of Ceredigion Dog Friendly Beaches.

  • Water Quality


    Beach Bathing Water Quality


    Water 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.
  • Tides
  • Weather


    7-day Weather Forecast


    Light rain tomorrow through Thursday, with high temperatures peaking at 20°C on Tuesday.

    Today's Forecast
     Overcast throughout the day and breezy overnight.
     
    17
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    19
       35%  97%   14 mph
      6:05 am    8:37 pm
    Sunday, Aug 19th
     Light rain and breezy in the morning.
     
    17
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    19
       61%  95%   15 mph
      6:07 am    8:35 pm

    Monday, Aug 20th
     Mostly cloudy throughout the day.
     
    17
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    20
       21%  86%   7 mph
      6:09 am    8:33 pm
    Tuesday, Aug 21st
     Mostly cloudy throughout the day.
     
    17
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    20
       33%  74%   9 mph
      6:10 am    8:31 pm

    Wednesday, Aug 22nd
     Mostly cloudy throughout the day.
     
    15
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    19
       30%  86%   9 mph
      6:12 am    8:29 pm
    Thursday, Aug 23rd
     Light rain in the morning.
     
    14
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    18
       64%  79%   10 mph
      6:14 am    8:26 pm

    Friday, Aug 24th
     Mostly cloudy throughout the day.
     
    12
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    16
       38%  49%   13 mph
      6:15 am    8:24 pm
    Saturday, Aug 25th
     Overcast throughout the day.
     
    13
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    17
       78%  99%   13 mph
      6:17 am    8:22 pm

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