Barmouth beach, Gwynedd
  • About Us

    Barmouth Beach Info

    Barmouth beach is a large family sandy beach and perfect for sunbathing, games and surfing.

    The beach is located on the north bank of the river Mawddach on the west coast of Wales, just within the south west corner of Snowdonia National Park. The Mawddach Estuary is designated as a Site of Special Scientific Interest and offers visitors a range of walks, and it is popular for bird spotters and those wishing to get away from it all.

    Barmouth old town is well worth a visit with its slate-roofed cottages on the side of a mountain, whilst it’s harbour is beautiful and you can walk across the spectacular Barmouth Bridge spanning the river.

    Barmouth beach is a town beach and so has easy access to a range of facilities including car parks, shops, pubs, accommodation and amusement arcades.

    Barmouth Beach is a Blue Flag Beach.

    Barmouth Beach has been awarded a regional Seaside Award.

    We have no current information on dog restrictions for Barmouth Beach.

    Why not check other beaches nearby as we have 5 beaches around Barmouth, 36 beaches in Gwynedd, or check our list of Gwynedd Dog Friendly Beaches.

  • Water Quality

    Barmouth 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.
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  • Weather

    Barmouth Beach 7-day Weather Forecast

    Light rain on Thursday through next Tuesday, with temperatures rising to 9°C on Monday.

    Today's Forecast
     Partly cloudy throughout the day.
       14%  34%   6 mph
      6:19 am    6:30 pm
    Wednesday, Mar 21st
     Mostly cloudy throughout the day.
       19%  69%   6 mph
      6:17 am    6:31 pm

    Thursday, Mar 22nd
     Mostly cloudy throughout the day.
       53%  78%   11 mph
      6:15 am    6:33 pm
    Friday, Mar 23rd
     Rain starting in the afternoon, continuing until evening.
       77%  95%   5 mph
      6:12 am    6:35 pm

    Saturday, Mar 24th
     Mostly cloudy until evening.
       62%  50%   6 mph
      6:10 am    6:37 pm
    Sunday, Mar 25th
     Partly cloudy starting in the afternoon, continuing until evening.
       40%  22%   4 mph
      7:07 am    7:38 pm

    Monday, Mar 26th
     Mostly cloudy overnight.
       36%  18%   8 mph
      7:05 am    7:40 pm
    Tuesday, Mar 27th
     Mostly cloudy throughout the day.
       47%  93%   8 mph
      7:03 am    7:42 pm

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