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Place Category: Beaches
Central beach is a north facing sandy beach interspersed with rock groynes.
This beach is also popular for water sports including windsurfing and sailing. The four-mile promenade joins Central beach with the adjacent Barkby and Ffrith beaches, making a very enjoyable walk around the sandy bays. The promenade is also popular area for cycling and for walking with the North Wales Cycle Trail and the Offa’s Dyke Path both converging on the seafront.
Central Beach is a Blue Flag Beach.
Seasonal dog restrictions.
Central Beach 7-day Weather Forecast
Light rain today through Monday, with temperatures bottoming out at 13°C on Sunday.Breezy starting in the evening and light rain overnight.Today's Forecast
12->1462% 70% 6 mph
7:50 am 6:08 pmWindy throughout the day and light rain in the afternoon.Saturday, Oct 21st
12->1596% 80% 17 mph
7:52 am 6:06 pmWindy until evening and mostly cloudy throughout the day.Sunday, Oct 22nd
10->1375% 89% 27 mph
7:54 am 6:03 pmOvercast throughout the day.Monday, Oct 23rd
12->1670% 85% 11 mph
7:56 am 6:01 pmOvercast throughout the day.Tuesday, Oct 24th
14->1655% 100% 13 mph
7:58 am 5:59 pmOvercast throughout the day.Wednesday, Oct 25th
12->1635% 98% 8 mph
8:00 am 5:57 pmOvercast throughout the day.Thursday, Oct 26th
13->1634% 99% 8 mph
8:02 am 5:55 pmMostly cloudy throughout the day and windy starting in the afternoon.Friday, Oct 27th
14->1638% 83% 14 mph
8:04 am 5:53 pm
Central Beach Tide Times
Central 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