Itinerary

Tenby South Beach

The South beach at Tenby is roughly 2km of sand backed by sand dunes, The beach is one long stretch but the northern end is referred to as Castle Beach at St. Catherine’s Island and the southern end is Penally Beach at Giltar Point.

The South beach is less commercialised than Tenby’s North beach but still provides an excellent family beach. At low tide you have a massive expanse of beach but even at high tide plenty of beach space exists.

Facilities include parking, toilets (disables access), lifeguards in the summer and at the northern end several shops and and hire facilities.

Tenby South Beach is a Blue Flag Beach.

Tenby South Beach has dog restrictions.
Tenby South beach has dog restrictions between 1st May and 30th September

Why not check other beaches nearby as we have 11 beaches around Tenby, 54 beaches in Pembrokeshire, or check our list of Pembrokeshire Dog Friendly Beaches.

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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

Today
Expect a temp in the range 17℃ to 19.7℃ with wind speed 4.6 m/sec (NNW)
Wednesday, Jul 06
Expect a temp in the range 13.2℃ to 14.7℃ with wind speed 1.4 m/sec (NW)
Thursday, Jul 07
Expect a temp in the range 15℃ to 16℃ with wind speed 4.1 m/sec (NW)
Friday, Jul 08
Expect a temp in the range 14.4℃ to 15.7℃ with wind speed 2.9 m/sec (NNW)
Saturday, Jul 09
Expect a temp in the range 12.5℃ to 15.4℃ with wind speed 2.1 m/sec (NW)
Sunday, Jul 10
Expect a temp in the range 12.5℃ to 14.5℃ with wind speed 4 m/sec (NNE)
Monday, Jul 11
Expect a temp in the range 12.6℃ to 14.7℃ with wind speed 1.9 m/sec (NNW)

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

Tenby South Beach Tide Times

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