Whistling Sands beach, Llyn Peninsula, Gwynedd
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    Whistling Sands Beach Information

    Whistling Sands is a crescent-shaped sandy beach backed by grassy cliffs located at Porth Oer on the Llyn Peninsula. The beach is looked after by the National Trust and is a good family beach also providing rock pools to explore.

    The beach gets it’s name from the sound made by the sand as you walk on it.

    The beach can be very busy and crowded when we have good summer weather, although you do have a smaller secluded cove to the North of the beach.

    Facilities include seasonal cafe and toilets, and a National Trust Car Park short walk to the beach.

    We have no current information on dog restrictions for Whistling Sands Beach.

    Why not check other beaches nearby as we have 20 beaches around Llyn Peninsula, 36 beaches in Gwynedd, or check our list of Gwynedd Dog Friendly Beaches.

  • Water Quality

    Beach Bathing Water Quality

    No water quality measurement available for Whistling Sands Beach.

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  • Weather

    7-day Weather Forecast

    Light rain today through Tuesday, with high temperatures falling to 9°C on Saturday.

    Today's Forecast
     Partly cloudy throughout the day and breezy overnight.
       61%  33%   19 mph
      5:59 am    8:36 pm
    Thursday, Apr 26th
     Breezy in the morning and mostly cloudy starting in the afternoon.
       35%  37%   21 mph
      5:57 am    8:38 pm

    Friday, Apr 27th
     Mostly cloudy until evening.
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      5:55 am    8:39 pm
    Saturday, Apr 28th
     Partly cloudy throughout the day.
       45%  34%   6 mph
      5:53 am    8:41 pm

    Sunday, Apr 29th
     Mostly cloudy starting in the afternoon.
       33%  45%   14 mph
      5:51 am    8:43 pm
    Monday, Apr 30th
     Mostly cloudy throughout the day and breezy until afternoon.
       19%  98%   20 mph
      5:49 am    8:45 pm

    Tuesday, May 1st
     Windy and mostly cloudy starting in the afternoon, continuing until evening.
       36%  41%   10 mph
      5:47 am    8:46 pm
    Wednesday, May 2nd
     Partly cloudy starting in the afternoon.
       29%  20%   11 mph
      5:45 am    8:48 pm

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