Criccieth beach, Llyn Peninsula, Gwynedd
  • About Us

    Criccieth Beach Information

    Criccieth beach is a south facing beach with a mixture of sand and pebbles, located to the East of the castle and by the town.

    Facilities include parking, slipway, promenade, cafe and toilets.

    Criccieth Beach is a Blue Flag Beach and has been awarded a regional Seaside Award.

    Criccieth Beach has dog restrictions. Criccieth beach has seasonal dog restrictions.

    Why not check other beaches nearby as we have 23 beaches around Llyn Peninsula, 37 beaches in Gwynedd, or check our list of Gwynedd 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 throughout the week, with high temperatures falling to 14°C on Friday.

    Today's Forecast
     Windy in the morning and overcast throughout the day.
     
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       60%  98%   15 mph
      6:06 am    8:37 pm
    Monday, Aug 20th
     Mostly cloudy throughout the day.
     
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       16%  84%   4 mph
      6:08 am    8:35 pm

    Tuesday, Aug 21st
     Mostly cloudy throughout the day.
     
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       31%  70%   9 mph
      6:10 am    8:33 pm
    Wednesday, Aug 22nd
     Mostly cloudy throughout the day.
     
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       36%  92%   5 mph
      6:11 am    8:30 pm

    Thursday, Aug 23rd
     Mostly cloudy throughout the day.
     
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    15
       36%  74%   6 mph
      6:13 am    8:28 pm
    Friday, Aug 24th
     Foggy in the afternoon.
     
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    14
       76%  61%   15 mph
      6:15 am    8:26 pm

    Saturday, Aug 25th
     Mostly cloudy until evening.
     
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    15
       38%  42%   6 mph
      6:16 am    8:24 pm
    Sunday, Aug 26th
     Mostly cloudy starting in the afternoon.
     
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       44%  24%   12 mph
      6:18 am    8:21 pm

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