Porth Dafarch Beach, Holyhead, Isle of Anglesey, Wales
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    Porth Dafarch Beach Information

    Porth Dafarch beach is a sandy beach within a sheltered cove.

    A great location for families as it is sheltered and has rocks and rock pools to explore and provides some great canoeing and Stand Up Paddling (SUP).

    The cove is also a popular visit for small boats as it provides great place to anchor and swim.

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

    We have no current information on dog restrictions for Porth Dafarch Beach.

    Why not check other beaches nearby as we have 5 beaches around Holyhead, 31 beaches in Isle of Anglesey, or check our list of Isle of Anglesey 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


    Rain today through Tuesday, with high temperatures rising to 11°C on Tuesday.

    Today's Forecast
     Rain and windy throughout the day.
     
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       100%  97%   21 mph
      8:28 am    4:01 pm
    Sunday, Dec 16th
     Rain starting in the afternoon, continuing until evening.
     
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       73%  55%   14 mph
      8:29 am    4:01 pm

    Monday, Dec 17th
     Dangerously windy starting in the afternoon and light rain starting in the evening.
     
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       73%  74%   21 mph
      8:30 am    4:01 pm
    Tuesday, Dec 18th
     Rain and dangerously windy until afternoon.
     
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       98%  100%   32 mph
      8:31 am    4:02 pm

    Wednesday, Dec 19th
     Windy in the afternoon and foggy starting in the afternoon, continuing until evening.
     
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       74%  54%   21 mph
      8:31 am    4:02 pm
    Thursday, Dec 20th
     Mostly cloudy throughout the day and windy overnight.
     
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       61%  71%   19 mph
      8:32 am    4:02 pm

    Friday, Dec 21st
     Mostly cloudy throughout the day and windy overnight.
     
    8
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    10
       93%  75%   15 mph
      8:32 am    4:03 pm
    Saturday, Dec 22nd
     Mostly cloudy starting in the evening.
     
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    9
       71%  49%   19 mph
      8:33 am    4:03 pm

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