Morfa Nefyn

Gwynedd

Water Quality

Annual classification

2017 Good

Today's forecast

Forecasts are not available for this location.

Data provided by Natural Resources Wales

A huge sandy beach on the gorgeous LlÅ·n Peninsula, sandwiched between Snowdonia National Park to the east and Anglesey to the north.

Activities

Golfing, bathing and boating are popular here. Facilities are available at the National Trust Car Park.

Wildlife and Walks

Explore the LlÅ·n Peninsula - Visit Snowdonia have more information on walking, cycle routes and more information generally on the Peninsula here: https://www.visitsnowdonia.info/lln_peninsula-21.aspx

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 Good

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

There is currently no weather forecast for this beach.

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Tide times

Potential hazards at this beach

This beach is not yet classified, please see our safety tips below or contact the local beach operator for further information.


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 Morfa Nefyn

Food Food Toilets Toilets

Parking

 

There is a National Trust car park to the south of the beach and, further along the outcrop, there is a small car park near the Inn.

Dog restrictions

 

Dogs allowed.

Beach cleaning

Lifeguards

None.