Poppit Sands Beach

Poppit Sands beach is a sandy beach backed by sand dunes. Located on the west side of the Teifi Estuary this beach massively grows in size as the tide goes out.

You need to be careful of the strong currents by the river entrance.

Facilities include car parking, cafe, toilets and seasonal lifeguards.

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

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

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Poppit Sands Beach Photos

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 17.7℃ to 19℃ with wind speed 3.5 m/sec (W)
Thursday, Jul 07
Expect a temp in the range 14.2℃ to 15.4℃ with wind speed 5.8 m/sec (NW)
Friday, Jul 08
Expect a temp in the range 13℃ to 15.1℃ with wind speed 1.6 m/sec (NNW)
Saturday, Jul 09
Expect a temp in the range 12.5℃ to 15℃ with wind speed 1.5 m/sec (W)
Sunday, Jul 10
Expect a temp in the range 13.2℃ to 14.6℃ with wind speed 1.7 m/sec (NE)
Monday, Jul 11
Expect a temp in the range 13.3℃ to 16.3℃ with wind speed 1.3 m/sec (ESE)
Tuesday, Jul 12
Expect a temp in the range 16.2℃ to 18.3℃ with wind speed 1.3 m/sec (SSE)

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

Poppit Sands Beach Tide Times

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