Swansea Bay beach, Swansea, Swansea Bay and The Gower
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    Swansea Bay Beach Information

    The four miles of Swansea Bay stretches from Swansea Marina at the mouth of the River Tawe to Mumbles Head in the west. The beach faces south east towards the Bristol Channel and the best sandy spots are towards the Swansea end of the bay.

    A promenade runs along the edge of the bay and in the middle is Blackpill, with a cafe and paddling pools.

    The bay is ideal for watersports of all kind.

    We have no current information on dog restrictions for Swansea Bay Beach.

    Why not check other beaches nearby as we have 8 beaches around Swansea, 17 beaches in Swansea Bay and The Gower, or check our list of Swansea Bay and The Gower Dog Friendly Beaches.

  • Water Quality


    Beach Bathing 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.
  • Tides
  • Weather


    7-day Weather Forecast


    Light rain today through Tuesday, with high temperatures falling to 6°C on Sunday.

    Today's Forecast
     Rain until afternoon, starting again in the evening.
     
    7
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    11
       87%  68%   13 mph
      8:15 am    4:37 pm
    Thursday, Jan 17th
     Mostly cloudy starting in the afternoon.
     
    4
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    7
       54%  52%   10 mph
      8:14 am    4:39 pm

    Friday, Jan 18th
     Light rain until afternoon.
     
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    9
       77%  96%   16 mph
      8:13 am    4:40 pm
    Saturday, Jan 19th
     Partly cloudy until afternoon.
     
    3
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    8
       83%  37%   9 mph
      8:12 am    4:42 pm

    Sunday, Jan 20th
     Mostly cloudy until evening.
     
    2
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    6
       12%  35%   8 mph
      8:11 am    4:44 pm
    Monday, Jan 21st
     Rain starting in the evening.
     
    2
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    8
       57%  43%   6 mph
      8:10 am    4:45 pm

    Tuesday, Jan 22nd
     Mostly cloudy throughout the day.
     
    4
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    7
       82%  77%   18 mph
      8:09 am    4:47 pm
    Wednesday, Jan 23rd
     Foggy starting in the evening.
     
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    7
       40%  78%   14 mph
      8:08 am    4:49 pm

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