Church Bay also known as Porth Swtan, is a small rock/pebble/sand mixed beach, located on the north coast of Anglesey, facing west overlooking Holyhead.
The bay is so named Church Bay because of the nearby Llanrhuddlad church which is visible from the sea.
Can have some useful surf more suited to bodyboarders and is also a great place for walkers, birdwatchers and wildlife watchers alike.
Some good seafood restaurants nearby.
Church Bay Porth Swtan Beach is a Blue Flag Beach and has been awarded a regional Seaside Award.
Church Bay Porth Swtan Beach is dog friendly and allows dogs all year.
- 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 Rhydwyn in Isle of Anglesey
Today (Thursday, Feb 25)
Expect a temperature in the range 7.1℃ to 7.9℃ with a wind speed 7.5 m/sec (WSW)
Friday, Feb 26
Expect a temperature in the range 6.8℃ to 7.5℃ with a wind speed 5.5 m/sec (W)
Saturday, Feb 27
Expect a temperature in the range 7.9℃ to 7.9℃ with a wind speed 7.6 m/sec (SSW)
Sunday, Feb 28
Expect a temperature in the range 6.3℃ to 6.9℃ with a wind speed 4.4 m/sec (S)
Monday, Mar 01
Expect a temperature in the range 5.4℃ to 6.3℃ with a wind speed 4.2 m/sec (E)
Tuesday, Mar 02
Expect a temperature in the range 5.9℃ to 6.3℃ with a wind speed 2.9 m/sec (ESE)
Wednesday, Mar 03
Expect a temperature in the range 7.2℃ to 8℃ with a wind speed 2.6 m/sec (ESE)
Weather forecast from Yr, delivered by the Norwegian Meteorological Institute and NRK
Our tide forecast for Church Bay Porth Swtan Beach in Isle of Anglesey.
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