Whitesands Beach

Whitesands beach, Whitesands Bay, Porth Mawr, St Davids, Pembrokeshire

Place Category: Beaches

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  • Whitesands beach is one of the most popular sandy beaches in Pembrokeshire, and this west facing beach is also known as Porth Mawr.

    In the summer it can get quite crowded on both the beach and in the water.  To help swimming and surfing areas marked by lifeguard flags during the season.

    Good coast path walks from car park.

    Whitesands Beach is a Blue Flag Beach.

    Whitesands Beach has dog restrictions. There is a complete dog ban on this beach from 1st May to 30th September and boat by-laws apply.

    Why not check other beaches nearby as we have 7 beaches around St Davids, 54 beaches in Pembrokeshire, or check our Dog Friendly Beaches.

  • Whitesands Beach Weather Forecast

    Light rain on Saturday through Wednesday, with temperatures peaking at 20°C on Friday.

    Today's Forecast
     Mostly cloudy until evening.
     
    12
    -> 
    18
       0%  56%   2 mph
      5:16 am    9:22 pm
    Thursday, May 25th
     Clear throughout the day.
     
    14
    -> 
    20
       1%  10%   7 mph
      5:15 am    9:23 pm

    Friday, May 26th
     Partly cloudy starting in the afternoon.
     
    15
    -> 
    20
       0%  22%   12 mph
      5:14 am    9:24 pm
    Saturday, May 27th
     Rain until afternoon.
     
    13
    -> 
    17
       75%  69%   5 mph
      5:13 am    9:26 pm

    Sunday, May 28th
     Light rain overnight.
     
    12
    -> 
    16
       1%  69%   5 mph
      5:12 am    9:27 pm
    Monday, May 29th
     Light rain in the morning and afternoon.
     
    11
    -> 
    14
       58%  100%   14 mph
      5:11 am    9:28 pm

    Tuesday, May 30th
     Mostly cloudy throughout the day.
     
    11
    -> 
    14
       5%  60%   6 mph
      5:10 am    9:29 pm
    Wednesday, May 31st
     Mostly cloudy until evening.
     
    11
    -> 
    14
       21%  73%   13 mph
      5:09 am    9:30 pm

  • Whitesands Beach Tide Times

     

  • Whitesands Beach Water quality

    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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