Newgale Sands Beach

Newgale Sands is nearly 3 km long, backed with a high tide pebble bank. At high water most of the beach is completely submerged but at other times a glorious wide sandy beach, popular with dog walkers, surfers, kitesurfers and windsurfers etc.

Due to its size and excellent sand conditions makes a good kite buggy and kite boarding beach.

Facilities include toilets, telephones and emergency phones, shops, cafes, garage and pub, car parking and there are two campsites located nearby. Lifeguards patrol the beach in the summer.

Newgale Sands Beach is a Blue Flag Beach
Newgale Sands Beach is a Blue Flag Beach.

Dog Friendly Beach?

Newgale Sands Beach has dog restrictions.
Newgale Sands beach, dog ban in the centre section of the beach from 1st May to 30th September each year.

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

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Newgale 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 9.8℃ to 10.9℃ with wind speed 9.4 m/sec (SW)
Thursday, Mar 23rainshowers_night
Expect a temp in the range 8℃ to 8.5℃ with wind speed 11 m/sec (SW)
Friday, Mar 24lightrainshowers_night
Expect a temp in the range 7.4℃ to 8.4℃ with wind speed 12.1 m/sec (SW)
Saturday, Mar 25cloudy
Expect a temp in the range 7.4℃ to 8.1℃ with wind speed 10.6 m/sec (WSW)
Sunday, Mar 26rain
Expect a temp in the range 5.5℃ to 6.9℃ with wind speed 1.6 m/sec (ENE)
Monday, Mar 27clearsky_night
Expect a temp in the range 3.5℃ to 4.9℃ with wind speed 7 m/sec (NNW)
Tuesday, Mar 28rain
Expect a temp in the range 4.9℃ to 6.8℃ with wind speed 4.3 m/sec (SSE)

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

Newgale Sands Beach Tide Times

Tide times are available at around 600 locations and the closest location to Newgale Sands Beach is at Solva 5.20 km (3.23 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.

Wed 22 Mar
   Low Tide at 01:09 (Height 0.37m)
   High Tide at 06:48 (Height 5.90m)
   Low Tide at 13:33 (Height 0.19m)
   High Tide at 19:09 (Height 5.75m)
Thu 23 Mar
   Low Tide at 01:50 (Height 0.27m)
   High Tide at 07:28 (Height 5.93m)
   Low Tide at 14:10 (Height 0.23m)
   High Tide at 19:46 (Height 5.73m)
Fri 24 Mar
   Low Tide at 02:25 (Height 0.34m)
   High Tide at 08:06 (Height 5.81m)
   Low Tide at 14:43 (Height 0.43m)
   High Tide at 20:22 (Height 5.58m)
Sat 25 Mar
   Low Tide at 02:59 (Height 0.58m)
   High Tide at 08:42 (Height 5.57m)
   Low Tide at 15:16 (Height 0.77m)
   High Tide at 20:56 (Height 5.33m)
Sun 26 Mar
   Low Tide at 03:30 (Height 0.95m)
   High Tide at 09:18 (Height 5.23m)
   Low Tide at 15:46 (Height 1.21m)
   High Tide at 21:31 (Height 5.02m)
Mon 27 Mar
   Low Tide at 04:01 (Height 1.41m)
   High Tide at 09:53 (Height 4.84m)
   Low Tide at 16:15 (Height 1.68m)
   High Tide at 22:06 (Height 4.67m)
Tue 28 Mar
   Low Tide at 04:34 (Height 1.89m)
   High Tide at 10:33 (Height 4.43m)
   Low Tide at 16:49 (Height 2.15m)
   High Tide at 22:49 (Height 4.31m)

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