Whitesands beach is one of the most popular sandy beaches in Pembrokeshire, and this west facing beach is also known as Porth Mawr.
In the summer it can get quite crowded on both the beach and in the water. To help swimming and surfing areas marked by lifeguard flags during the season.
Good coast path walks from car park.
Whitesands Beach is a Blue Flag Beach and has been awarded a regional Seaside Award.
Whitesands beach has a dog ban from 1st May to 30th September.
- 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 St Davids in Pembrokeshire
Today (Thursday, Feb 25)
Expect a temperature in the range 7.3℃ to 8.2℃ with a wind speed 7 m/sec (WSW)
Friday, Feb 26
Expect a temperature in the range 7.5℃ to 8.1℃ with a wind speed 2.9 m/sec (W)
Saturday, Feb 27
Expect a temperature in the range 8.1℃ to 8.2℃ with a wind speed 4.8 m/sec (SW)
Sunday, Feb 28
Expect a temperature in the range 4.7℃ to 6℃ with a wind speed 1.8 m/sec (ESE)
Monday, Mar 01
Expect a temperature in the range 6.1℃ to 7.3℃ with a wind speed 4 m/sec (E)
Tuesday, Mar 02
Expect a temperature in the range 7.4℃ to 8.4℃ with a wind speed 10.5 m/sec (SE)
Wednesday, Mar 03
Expect a temperature in the range 7.7℃ to 8.4℃ with a wind speed 3.8 m/sec (SE)
Weather forecast from Yr, delivered by the Norwegian Meteorological Institute and NRK
Our tide forecast for Whitesands Beach in Pembrokeshire.
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