Whitmore Bay Beach

Whitmore Bay beach, Barry Island, Vale of Glamorgan

Place Category: Beaches

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  • Whitmore Bay is huge sandy beach that lies between the two peninsulas of Friar’s Point and Nell’s Point. As the tide goes out you get more sand to play on.

    Whitmore Bay is the main Barry Island beach and is between the smaller Jackson’s Bay around Nell’s Point and the Little Island or Old Harbour beach around Friar’s Point.

    Whitmore Bay is the heart of Barry island and you have a wide selection of facilities on hand day and night: toilets, cafes, restaurants, pubs, amusements and shops.

    Whitmore Bay Beach is a Blue Flag Beach.

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

    Why not check other beaches nearby as we have 3 beaches around Barry Island, 10 beaches in Vale of Glamorgan, or check our list of Vale of Glamorgan Dog Friendly Beaches.

  • Whitmore Bay Beach 7-day Weather Forecast

    Light rain on Thursday through Monday, with temperatures bottoming out at 14°C on Sunday.

    Today's Forecast
     Mostly cloudy starting in the evening.
     
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       32%  51%   5 mph
      7:41 am    6:17 pm
    Wednesday, Oct 18th
     Mostly cloudy throughout the day.
     
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       51%  90%   8 mph
      7:43 am    6:15 pm

    Thursday, Oct 19th
     Rain and breezy starting in the evening.
     
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       83%  89%   12 mph
      7:44 am    6:13 pm
    Friday, Oct 20th
     Rain and breezy starting in the evening.
     
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    16
       83%  68%   14 mph
      7:46 am    6:11 pm

    Saturday, Oct 21st
     Dangerously windy and mostly cloudy throughout the day.
     
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       84%  71%   23 mph
      7:48 am    6:09 pm
    Sunday, Oct 22nd
     Breezy in the morning and rain overnight.
     
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    14
       47%  69%   19 mph
      7:50 am    6:07 pm

    Monday, Oct 23rd
     Rain in the morning and breezy throughout the day.
     
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       78%  98%   22 mph
      7:51 am    6:05 pm
    Tuesday, Oct 24th
     Breezy in the morning and overcast throughout the day.
     
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       63%  99%   18 mph
      7:53 am    6:03 pm

  • Whitmore Bay Beach Tide Times

     

  • Whitmore Bay 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.
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