Talacre Beach

Talacre beach is a long sandy beach looking out over the Irish Sea and to the Wirral and Liverpool. The beach is backed by sand dunes and has plenty of room for everyone even in the summer with the local holiday parks. Talacre is a good alternative to the more commercialised North Wales coastal resorts.

A major feature of the beach is the 18 meters high Point of Ayr lighthouse which although was decommissioned back in 1883 it is known for being haunted with a ghostly figure wearing old-fashioned lighthouse keeper clothes standing in front of the glass dome and looking out over the beach. If you do walk out to the lighthouse you need to watch out for the tide.

The area around the beach, Gronant Dunes and Talacre Warren is a Site of Special Scientific Interest (SSSI) with an RSPB reserve. Rare species including the natterjack toad. Just around the corner, the Dee estuary is a haven for wintering birds with little terns, skylarks, meadow pipits and warblers all spotted here.

The beach is great for walkers with spectacular views out to the Irish Sea and The Dee estuary is fantastic for wintering birds.

Facilities include car parking, toilets, cafe/restaurant, pub and a selection of nearby holiday parks.

Talacre Beach has been awarded a regional Seaside Award.

Dog Friendly Beach?

Talacre Beach is dog friendly and allows dogs all year.
Talacre Beach is dog friendly and allows dogs all year.

Why not check other beaches nearby as we have 2 beaches in Flintshire, or check our list of Flintshire Dog Friendly Beaches.

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Place Categories: Beaches Seaside Award

7 Day Weather Forecast

Expect a temp in the range 4.1℃ to 4.6℃ with wind speed 4.2 m/sec (S)
Tuesday, Feb 07partlycloudy_night
Expect a temp in the range 3.6℃ to 4.6℃ with wind speed 4.7 m/sec (SSW)
Wednesday, Feb 08partlycloudy_night
Expect a temp in the range 1.4℃ to 2.8℃ with wind speed 2.9 m/sec (SSW)
Thursday, Feb 09partlycloudy_night
Expect a temp in the range 4.7℃ to 7.3℃ with wind speed 9.5 m/sec (WSW)
Friday, Feb 10cloudy
Expect a temp in the range 3.5℃ to 4.3℃ with wind speed 3.4 m/sec (SSW)
Saturday, Feb 11cloudy
Expect a temp in the range 6.6℃ to 7.8℃ with wind speed 4.9 m/sec (WSW)
Sunday, Feb 12clearsky_night
Expect a temp in the range 4.7℃ to 5.2℃ with wind speed 3.2 m/sec (SSW)

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

Talacre Beach Tide Times

Tide times are available at around 600 locations and the closest location to Talacre Beach is at MOSTYN DOCKS 5.63 km (3.50 miles) away. Tides are displayed beneath for up to 7 days and we list both high and low water times along with the height. These times are not adjusted for BST.

Mon 06 Feb
   Low Tide at 05:50 (Height 1.89m)
   High Tide at 11:28 (Height 8.48m)
   Low Tide at 18:27 (Height 1.63m)
   High Tide at 23:54 (Height 8.34m)
Tue 07 Feb
   Low Tide at 06:26 (Height 1.73m)
   High Tide at 11:59 (Height 8.61m)
   Low Tide at 19:02 (Height 1.52m)
Wed 08 Feb
   High Tide at 00:24 (Height 8.41m)
   Low Tide at 07:02 (Height 1.64m)
   High Tide at 12:28 (Height 8.66m)
   Low Tide at 19:36 (Height 1.47m)
Thu 09 Feb
   High Tide at 00:53 (Height 8.39m)
   Low Tide at 07:37 (Height 1.65m)
   High Tide at 12:57 (Height 8.64m)
   Low Tide at 20:09 (Height 1.52m)
Fri 10 Feb
   High Tide at 01:23 (Height 8.29m)
   Low Tide at 08:10 (Height 1.77m)
   High Tide at 13:29 (Height 8.55m)
   Low Tide at 20:40 (Height 1.67m)
Sat 11 Feb
   High Tide at 01:55 (Height 8.11m)
   Low Tide at 08:42 (Height 1.97m)
   High Tide at 14:04 (Height 8.36m)
   Low Tide at 21:12 (Height 1.91m)
Sun 12 Feb
   High Tide at 02:31 (Height 7.86m)
   Low Tide at 09:14 (Height 2.23m)
   High Tide at 14:46 (Height 8.06m)
   Low Tide at 21:47 (Height 2.21m)

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