Marloes Sands Beach

Marloes Sands beach is a 2km long sandy beach that all but disappears at high tide when you are left with a pebble bank. Marloes Sands faces south east into the Bristol Channel, towards Stockholm island.

You have some rocks that provide some interesting rock pools to explore but as the beach disappears at high tide you need to plan your visit around tide times

No facilities at the beach. with the closest being at Marloes village. The nearest parking is at the National Trust car park half mile away.


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

Why not check other beaches nearby as we have 6 beaches at Dale, 54 beaches in Pembrokeshire, or check our list of Pembrokeshire Dog Friendly Beaches.

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Marloes Sands 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.

7 Day Weather Forecast

Expect a temp in the range 13.4℃ to 14℃ with wind speed 11.1 m/sec (WNW)
Wednesday, Sep 28
Expect a temp in the range 12.1℃ to 12.5℃ with wind speed 8 m/sec (NNW)
Thursday, Sep 29
Expect a temp in the range 12.5℃ to 12.6℃ with wind speed 6.9 m/sec (NNW)
Friday, Sep 30
Expect a temp in the range 11.6℃ to 13.4℃ with wind speed 1 m/sec (N)
Saturday, Oct 01
Expect a temp in the range 14.8℃ to 15.1℃ with wind speed 8.6 m/sec (W)
Sunday, Oct 02
Expect a temp in the range 13.9℃ to 15.2℃ with wind speed 7.2 m/sec (WNW)
Monday, Oct 03
Expect a temp in the range 13.1℃ to 13.8℃ with wind speed 6.3 m/sec (NW)

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

Marloes Sands Beach Tide Times

Tide times are available at around 600 locations and the closest location to Marloes Sands Beach is at Martin's Haven 2.89 km (1.80 miles) away. Tides are displayed beneath for up to 7 days and we list both high and low water times along with the height. These times are not adjusted for BST.

Tue 27 Sep
   Low Tide at 01:09 (Height 0.93m)
   High Tide at 07:04 (Height 6.21m)
   Low Tide at 13:21 (Height 0.92m)
   High Tide at 19:18 (Height 6.35m)
Wed 28 Sep
   Low Tide at 01:42 (Height 0.89m)
   High Tide at 07:36 (Height 6.25m)
   Low Tide at 13:55 (Height 0.93m)
   High Tide at 19:52 (Height 6.32m)
Thu 29 Sep
   Low Tide at 02:15 (Height 0.99m)
   High Tide at 08:10 (Height 6.18m)
   Low Tide at 14:29 (Height 1.07m)
   High Tide at 20:26 (Height 6.18m)
Fri 30 Sep
   Low Tide at 02:49 (Height 1.22m)
   High Tide at 08:45 (Height 5.99m)
   Low Tide at 15:05 (Height 1.35m)
   High Tide at 21:04 (Height 5.92m)
Sat 01 Oct
   Low Tide at 03:25 (Height 1.58m)
   High Tide at 09:24 (Height 5.71m)
   Low Tide at 15:46 (Height 1.74m)
   High Tide at 21:46 (Height 5.55m)
Sun 02 Oct
   Low Tide at 04:07 (Height 2.02m)
   High Tide at 10:11 (Height 5.35m)
   Low Tide at 16:36 (Height 2.19m)
   High Tide at 22:40 (Height 5.12m)
Mon 03 Oct
   Low Tide at 05:02 (Height 2.50m)
   High Tide at 11:17 (Height 4.99m)
   Low Tide at 17:49 (Height 2.58m)

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