Clarach Bay beach, Aberystwyth, Ceredigion
  • About Us

    Clarach Bay Beach Info

    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, 31 beaches in Ceredigion, or check our list of Ceredigion Dog Friendly Beaches.

  • Water Quality

    Clarach Bay 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

    Clarach Bay Beach 7-day Weather Forecast

    Light rain today through Tuesday, with temperatures bottoming out at 8°C on Saturday.

    Today's Forecast
     Mixed precipitation and breezy starting in the evening.
       59%  0%   13 mph
      6:15 am    6:33 pm
    Friday, Mar 23rd
     Clear throughout the day.
       91%  0%   10 mph
      6:12 am    6:35 pm

    Saturday, Mar 24th
     Clear throughout the day.
       56%  0%   4 mph
      6:10 am    6:37 pm
    Sunday, Mar 25th
     Mostly cloudy overnight.
       14%  0%   3 mph
      7:08 am    7:38 pm

    Monday, Mar 26th
     Rain overnight.
       19%  78%   6 mph
      7:05 am    7:40 pm
    Tuesday, Mar 27th
     Mostly cloudy throughout the day and breezy overnight.
       70%  80%   11 mph
      7:03 am    7:42 pm

    Wednesday, Mar 28th
     Mostly cloudy throughout the day.
       46%  67%   13 mph
      7:01 am    7:43 pm
    Thursday, Mar 29th
     Mostly cloudy in the morning.
       31%  33%   5 mph
      6:58 am    7:45 pm

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