Talacre Beach

Beaches Seaside Award


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.

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 around Talacre, 2 beaches in Flintshire, or check our list of Flintshire Dog Friendly Beaches.

Beach Water Quality

No water quality measurement available for Talacre Beach.


Talacre Beach 7 day weather forecast, weather in Talacre, Flintshire

Expect a temp in the range 5.7℃ to 6.4℃ with wind speed 4.6 m/sec (NW)
Monday, Jan 17
Expect a temp in the range 5.2℃ to 6℃ with wind speed 4.3 m/sec (NW)
Tuesday, Jan 18
Expect a temp in the range 1.7℃ to 1.8℃ with wind speed 2.3 m/sec (S)
Wednesday, Jan 19
Expect a temp in the range 6.6℃ to 7.7℃ with wind speed 3.1 m/sec (SSW)
Thursday, Jan 20
Expect a temp in the range 5.5℃ to 6.4℃ with wind speed 5.9 m/sec (NW)
Friday, Jan 21
Expect a temp in the range 3.4℃ to 5.3℃ with wind speed 2.6 m/sec (WSW)
Saturday, Jan 22
Expect a temp in the range 4.1℃ to 5℃ with wind speed 2.5 m/sec (SW)

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


Talacre Beach tide times.

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