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 seasonal dog restrictions.
- 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.
Our weather forecast for Llyn Peninsula in Gwynedd
Today (Saturday, Jan 16)
Expect a temperature in the range 6.4℃ to 7.3℃ with a wind speed 4.7 m/sec (WNW)
Sunday, Jan 17
Expect a temperature in the range 5.3℃ to 5.7℃ with a wind speed 6 m/sec (WNW)
Monday, Jan 18
Expect a temperature in the range 5.6℃ to 5.9℃ with a wind speed 3.1 m/sec (WSW)
Tuesday, Jan 19
Expect a temperature in the range 7.6℃ to 9.1℃ with a wind speed 3.9 m/sec (S)
Wednesday, Jan 20
Expect a temperature in the range 8.7℃ to 9.2℃ with a wind speed 10.2 m/sec (SSW)
Thursday, Jan 21
Expect a temperature in the range 3.4℃ to 4.4℃ with a wind speed 8.1 m/sec (NW)
Friday, Jan 22
Expect a temperature in the range 2.3℃ to 3.8℃ with a wind speed 2.6 m/sec (WNW)
Weather forecast from Yr, delivered by the Norwegian Meteorological Institute and NRK
Our tide forecast for Criccieth Beach in Gwynedd.
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