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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 Weather Forecast
Light rain throughout the week, with temperatures peaking at 21°C on Thursday.Light rain in the morning and afternoon.Today's Forecast
13->1755% 81% 2 mph
5:06 am 9:17 pmMostly cloudy throughout the day.Tuesday, May 30th
12->181% 75% 8 mph
5:05 am 9:19 pmPartly cloudy throughout the day.Wednesday, May 31st
12->208% 61% 1 mph
5:04 am 9:20 pmMostly cloudy throughout the day.Thursday, Jun 1st
11->215% 59% 5 mph
5:03 am 9:21 pmDrizzle in the morning and evening.Friday, Jun 2nd
11->2040% 52% 3 mph
5:02 am 9:22 pmRain until afternoon.Saturday, Jun 3rd
10->1779% 65% 9 mph
5:02 am 9:23 pmPartly cloudy overnight.Sunday, Jun 4th
10->1617% 9% 16 mph
5:01 am 9:24 pmLight rain throughout the day.Monday, Jun 5th
11->1770% 72% 11 mph
5:00 am 9:25 pm
Whitmore Bay Beach Tide Times
Whitmore Bay 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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