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Place Category: Beaches
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.
Whitmore Bay Beach 7-day Weather Forecast
Light rain throughout the week, with temperatures falling to 16°C on Saturday.Drizzle in the morning.Today's Forecast
14->1821% 48% 4 mph
7:05 am 7:06 pmMostly cloudy throughout the day.Tuesday, Sep 26th
13->194% 63% 3 mph
7:06 am 7:04 pmRain in the afternoon and evening.Wednesday, Sep 27th
14->1865% 68% 12 mph
7:08 am 7:02 pmMostly cloudy throughout the day.Thursday, Sep 28th
13->1752% 70% 7 mph
7:10 am 6:59 pmLight rain until afternoon.Friday, Sep 29th
13->1737% 86% 8 mph
7:11 am 6:57 pmLight rain starting in the evening.Saturday, Sep 30th
12->1637% 62% 9 mph
7:13 am 6:55 pmLight rain starting in the afternoon.Sunday, Oct 1st
12->1733% 99% 14 mph
7:14 am 6:52 pmBreezy in the morning and drizzle overnight.Monday, Oct 2nd
12->1745% 95% 22 mph
7:16 am 6:50 pm
Whitmore Bay Beach Tide Times
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.
Photos from around the surrounding area