Porth Dafarch Beach (Isle Of Anglesey)

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 no beaches around Holyhead, 31 beaches in Isle of Anglesey, or check our list of Isle of Anglesey Dog Friendly Beaches.

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.

Our weather forecast for Holyhead in Isle of Anglesey

Today (Wednesday, Mar 03)

Expect a temperature in the range 4.9℃ to 5.7℃ with a wind speed 1.1 m/sec (NNE)

Thursday, Mar 04

Expect a temperature in the range 5.3℃ to 5.5℃ with a wind speed 4.4 m/sec (NNE)

Friday, Mar 05

Expect a temperature in the range 3.7℃ to 5℃ with a wind speed 6.7 m/sec (E)

Saturday, Mar 06

Expect a temperature in the range 4.2℃ to 5.3℃ with a wind speed 6.5 m/sec (SSE)

Sunday, Mar 07

Expect a temperature in the range 5.5℃ to 5.9℃ with a wind speed 7 m/sec (SSW)

Monday, Mar 08

Expect a temperature in the range 5℃ to 5.5℃ with a wind speed 6.3 m/sec (SE)

Tuesday, Mar 09

Expect a temperature in the range 7℃ to 7.6℃ with a wind speed 6.8 m/sec (W)

Weather forecast from Yr, delivered by the Norwegian Meteorological Institute and NRK


Our tide forecast for Porth Dafarch Beach in Isle of Anglesey.

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