Prestatyn Central beach, Prestatyn, Denbighshire
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    Central Beach Information

    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 and has been awarded a regional Seaside Award.

    Central Beach has dog restrictions. Prestatyn Central beach has seasonal dog restrictions.

    Why not check other beaches nearby as we have 3 beaches around Prestatyn, 5 beaches in Denbighshire, or check our list of Denbighshire 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 today through Tuesday, with high temperatures rising to 11°C on Tuesday.

    Today's Forecast
     Dangerously windy until evening and rain starting in the afternoon.
     
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       95%  94%   20 mph
      8:24 am    3:56 pm
    Sunday, Dec 16th
     Mostly cloudy in the morning.
     
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       78%  60%   10 mph
      8:24 am    3:56 pm

    Monday, Dec 17th
     Mostly cloudy throughout the day.
     
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       31%  55%   11 mph
      8:25 am    3:56 pm
    Tuesday, Dec 18th
     Windy until afternoon and foggy starting in the afternoon, continuing until evening.
     
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       84%  99%   21 mph
      8:26 am    3:56 pm

    Wednesday, Dec 19th
     Foggy starting in the evening.
     
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       62%  54%   13 mph
      8:27 am    3:57 pm
    Thursday, Dec 20th
     Mostly cloudy throughout the day.
     
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       64%  72%   13 mph
      8:27 am    3:57 pm

    Friday, Dec 21st
     Mostly cloudy throughout the day.
     
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       85%  84%   11 mph
      8:28 am    3:57 pm
    Saturday, Dec 22nd
     Mostly cloudy throughout the day.
     
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       72%  45%   14 mph
      8:28 am    3:58 pm

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