Central Beach, Denbighshire

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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.

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.


Central Beach 7 day weather forecast, weather in Prestatyn, Denbighshire

Expect a temp in the range 17.1℃ to 19.8℃ with wind speed 1.9 m/sec (S)
Sunday, Sep 26
Expect a temp in the range 15.2℃ to 16℃ with wind speed 2.1 m/sec (S)
Monday, Sep 27
Expect a temp in the range 11.6℃ to 12.8℃ with wind speed 7.3 m/sec (W)
Tuesday, Sep 28
Expect a temp in the range 9.6℃ to 10.7℃ with wind speed 3.6 m/sec (SSW)
Wednesday, Sep 29
Expect a temp in the range 9.3℃ to 10.2℃ with wind speed 7.4 m/sec (WSW)
Thursday, Sep 30
Expect a temp in the range 7.9℃ to 8.5℃ with wind speed 3.5 m/sec (WSW)
Friday, Oct 01
Expect a temp in the range 10.6℃ to 11.9℃ with wind speed 3.5 m/sec (WSW)

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


Central Beach tide times.

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