The two main beaches on Barry Island are Whitmore Bay between the two penins Read more [...]
- About Us
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.
Whitmore Bay Beach has been awarded a regional Seaside Award.
We have no current information on dog restrictions for Whitmore Bay Beach.
- Water Quality
Whitmore Bay Beach Bathing Water QualityWater 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.
Whitmore Bay Beach 7-day Weather Forecast
Light rain on Sunday, with temperatures rising to 12°C on Wednesday.Partly cloudy throughout the day.Today's Forecast
3->92% 56% 1 mph
8:15 am 4:06 pmMostly cloudy throughout the day.Tuesday, Dec 19th
4->105% 72% 7 mph
8:16 am 4:07 pmMostly cloudy throughout the day.Wednesday, Dec 20th
8->1232% 84% 10 mph
8:16 am 4:07 pmMostly cloudy throughout the day.Thursday, Dec 21st
10->1146% 91% 6 mph
8:17 am 4:07 pmMostly cloudy until evening.Friday, Dec 22nd
9->1133% 56% 6 mph
8:17 am 4:08 pmMostly cloudy throughout the day.Saturday, Dec 23rd
9->1224% 54% 14 mph
8:18 am 4:08 pmWindy in the afternoon and light rain in the evening.Sunday, Dec 24th
9->1255% 98% 18 mph
8:18 am 4:09 pmBreezy in the morning and rain overnight.Monday, Dec 25th
7->944% 69% 22 mph
8:18 am 4:10 pm