Pensarn Beach

Abergele and Pensarn lies between Rhyl to the east and Colwyn Bay to the West and is generally ignored due to the popularity of nearby Rhyl, Prestatyn, Colwyn Bay, Llandudno and Conwy. It has a northerly facing promenade, approximately 500 metres long.

Popular for windsurfing, canoeing ans also good kitesurfing although not a beginner location due to obstacles in the water.

Facilities include car parking, Shops and cafes. The Abergele Train Station is located just off the beach at Pensarn.

Pensarn Beach has been awarded a regional Seaside Award.

Pensarn Beach has dog restrictions.
Pensarn beach, dogs are not allowed to go between the cafe and the western end of the promenade.

Why not check other beaches nearby as we have 3 beaches at Abergele, 16 beaches in Conwy, or check our list of Conwy Dog Friendly Beaches.

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Pensarn Beach Photos

Beach 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.

7 Day Weather Forecast

Expect a temp in the range 16℃ to 16.1℃ with wind speed 2.6 m/sec (WNW)
Wednesday, Aug 17
Expect a temp in the range 14.4℃ to 15.3℃ with wind speed 4.8 m/sec (NE)
Thursday, Aug 18
Expect a temp in the range 13.5℃ to 14.7℃ with wind speed 2 m/sec (S)
Friday, Aug 19
Expect a temp in the range 14.8℃ to 18.3℃ with wind speed 5.2 m/sec (SW)
Saturday, Aug 20
Expect a temp in the range 13℃ to 14.5℃ with wind speed 5.2 m/sec (W)
Sunday, Aug 21
Expect a temp in the range 14.7℃ to 15.9℃ with wind speed 3.8 m/sec (SSW)
Monday, Aug 22
Expect a temp in the range 16.5℃ to 18.3℃ with wind speed 8.4 m/sec (W)

Abergele weather forecast from Yr, delivered by the Norwegian Meteorological Institute and NRK

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