Aberavon Beach

Beaches Seaside Award


Aberavon (Aberafan) beach is a 3 km long sandy beach popular for walking and watersports (kite surfers and surfers).

At low tide you have compact sand so out come buggy and ATB kiters.

Facilities include parking, toilets and cafe.

Aberavon Beach has been awarded a regional Seaside Award.

We have no current information on dog restrictions for Aberavon Beach.

Why not check other beaches nearby as we have one beach around Port Talbot, one beach in Neath Port Talbot, or check our list of Neath Port Talbot Dog Friendly Beaches.

Beach 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.


Aberavon Beach 7 day weather forecast, weather in Port Talbot, Neath Port Talbot

Expect a temp in the range 3℃ to 7.2℃ with wind speed 3.3 m/sec (NNW)
Friday, Jan 28
Expect a temp in the range 1.9℃ to 3.9℃ with wind speed 1.5 m/sec (NNE)
Saturday, Jan 29
Expect a temp in the range 9.3℃ to 9.9℃ with wind speed 6.3 m/sec (W)
Sunday, Jan 30
Expect a temp in the range 3.3℃ to 5.5℃ with wind speed 1.2 m/sec (NNW)
Monday, Jan 31
Expect a temp in the range 5.3℃ to 5.9℃ with wind speed 8.4 m/sec (WNW)
Tuesday, Feb 01
Expect a temp in the range 4.1℃ to 7.6℃ with wind speed 3.4 m/sec (WNW)
Wednesday, Feb 02
Expect a temp in the range 7.3℃ to 7.9℃ with wind speed 7.8 m/sec (WNW)

Port Talbot weather forecast from Yr, delivered by the Norwegian Meteorological Institute and NRK


Aberavon Beach tide times.

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