Amroth

Dyfed

Amroth
© Geograph

Water Quality

Annual classification

2017 Excellent

Today's forecast

Forecasts are not available for this location.

Data provided by Natural Resources Wales

A large sandy beach backed by cobble banks and cliffs. A promenade overlooks the beach and the Pembrokeshire Coast Path runs past the beach.

Activities

The beach is used for swimming, windsurfing and fishing. The slipway is managed by a local group.

Wildlife and Walks

The beach is part of the Pembrokeshire Coast National Park. The Pembrokeshire Coast Path can be followed from here: http://www.visitpembrokeshire.com/explore-pembrokeshire/coast-path/

What's tested here?

Water samples are taken at this designated bathing water by Natural Resources Wales, during the bathing season, 15th May to 30th September.
Find out more about designated bathing waters.

High levels of bacteria in the water can indicate pollution from sewage treatment works or polluted rain water draining from the land.
Where does pollution comes from and how can you help?

Water quality can be reduced for up to 72 hours after heavy rain. Look out for temporary signs at the beach and on our website.

Annual classification

2017 Excellent

What does this mean?

At the end of every bathing season the water quality is classified as either:

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.

Today's forecast

Forecasts are not available for this location.

Data provided by Natural Resources Wales
More information about potential pollution sources and improvement plans.

Weather

This Weather Widget is provided by the Met Office

Tide times

Potential hazards at this beach

Tidal cut-off Tidal cut-off
Deep shelving beach Deep shelving beach
Strong winds Strong winds

Lifeguarded locations - top five safety tips

Non-lifeguarded locations For those who can’t make it to a lifeguarded beach

For more information visit rnli.org.uk.

Facilities at Amroth

Campsite Campsite Food Food Toilets Toilets Shops Shops Bins Bins Slipway Slipway

Parking

 

Free parking is available for 60 cars, including disabled spaces on the sea front.

Dog restrictions

 

Dogs not allowed on certain areas May 1st to September 30th please see local Notice boards.

Beach cleaning

Beach cleaned daily.

Lifeguards

Yes.

Dates and times

Service provided by

RLNI - More information about dates and times

Please ensure you read beach notice boards for any changes to lifeguard service. Please see safety tab for more information on beach safety.