Bracelet Bay is a small cove next to the lighthouse, west of Mumbles village. The beach is gently sloping and has lots of rock pools to explore and the sand is exposed as the tide drops.
Swimmers need to be careful of the rocks and strong rip currents between the two islands of Mumbles Head.
Facilities include a large car park, restaurant and children’s play area.
Bracelet Bay Beach has been awarded a regional Seaside Award.
Bracelet Bay, dogs allowed except between 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 Mumbles in Swansea Bay and The Gower
Today (Friday, Jan 15)
Expect a temperature in the range 3.2℃ to 3.8℃ with a wind speed 4.3 m/sec (SE)
Saturday, Jan 16
Expect a temperature in the range 6.2℃ to 8.9℃ with a wind speed 6.5 m/sec (SE)
Sunday, Jan 17
Expect a temperature in the range 4.2℃ to 5.2℃ with a wind speed 4.7 m/sec (WNW)
Monday, Jan 18
Expect a temperature in the range 5℃ to 6.5℃ with a wind speed 1.7 m/sec (W)
Tuesday, Jan 19
Expect a temperature in the range 9.3℃ to 9.8℃ with a wind speed 9.2 m/sec (SW)
Wednesday, Jan 20
Expect a temperature in the range 5.8℃ to 7.6℃ with a wind speed 6.4 m/sec (WNW)
Thursday, Jan 21
Expect a temperature in the range 5.8℃ to 6.6℃ with a wind speed 6.5 m/sec (W)
Weather forecast from Yr, delivered by the Norwegian Meteorological Institute and NRK
Our tide forecast for Bracelet Bay Beach in Swansea Bay and The Gower.
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