Porthmelgan Beach (Pembrokeshire)

Porthmelgan beach is a remote beach on St David’s Head overlooking Ramsay island. At high tide the beach is pebbles but sand becomes visible as the tide goes out. The beach is sheltered by rocky cliffs and a large stream cuts across the beach.

Porthmelgan beach is a popular choice rather than the busier Whitesands Bay beach with access being a short 10 minute walk along the coast path from Whitesands Bay.

Nearest facilities are at Whitesands Bay where you have parking, toilets and cafe.

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

Why not check other beaches nearby as we have no beaches around St Davids, 54 beaches in Pembrokeshire, or check our list of Pembrokeshire Dog Friendly Beaches.

No water quality measurement available for Porthmelgan Beach.

Our weather forecast for St Davids in Pembrokeshire

Today (Monday, Mar 01)


Expect a temperature in the range 7.6℃ to 8.4℃ with a wind speed 3.3 m/sec (ESE)

Tuesday, Mar 02


Expect a temperature in the range 5.6℃ to 6.7℃ with a wind speed 5.1 m/sec (ESE)

Wednesday, Mar 03


Expect a temperature in the range 7.6℃ to 8.1℃ with a wind speed 3.9 m/sec (E)

Thursday, Mar 04


Expect a temperature in the range 7.6℃ to 7.8℃ with a wind speed 5.4 m/sec (N)

Friday, Mar 05


Expect a temperature in the range 4.5℃ to 6℃ with a wind speed 5.4 m/sec (E)

Saturday, Mar 06


Expect a temperature in the range 4.4℃ to 5.3℃ with a wind speed 3 m/sec (ESE)

Sunday, Mar 07


Expect a temperature in the range 5.9℃ to 6.8℃ with a wind speed 4.6 m/sec (SSW)

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


Tides

Our tide forecast for Porthmelgan Beach in Pembrokeshire.

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