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Freshwater East Beach

Pembroke, Benfro / Pembrokeshire

A sandy beach backed by dunes and surrounding headland. Historially this secluded beach was a haunt for smugglers. Now particularly popular with water sports enthusiasts and local fishermen. Local amenities include a holiday park and Freshwater East village.

Weather and Tides


25 April 2017

Light Rain Shower

Maximum Temperature9°C (48°F)
Minimum Temperature3°C (37°F)
Wind DirectionNortherly
Wind Speed22mph
VisibilityVery Good
UV Risk5
Sunrise06:03 BST
Sunset20:33 BST


26 April 2017

Sunny Intervals

Maximum Temperature9°C (48°F)
Minimum Temperature2°C (36°F)
Wind DirectionNortherly
Wind Speed14mph
UV Risk6
Sunrise06:01 BST
Sunset20:35 BST


High tide: 06:17 BST
(05:17 25 April 2017 GMT)

Low tide: 12:18 BST
(11:18 25 April 2017 GMT)

High tide: 18:42 BST
(17:42 25 April 2017 GMT)


Low tide: 00:40 BST
(23:40 25 April 2017 GMT)

High tide: 07:05 BST
(06:05 26 April 2017 GMT)

Low tide: 13:02 BST
(12:02 26 April 2017 GMT)

High tide: 19:29 BST
(18:29 26 April 2017 GMT)


Low tide: 01:23 BST
(00:23 27 April 2017 GMT)

High tide: 07:53 BST
(06:53 27 April 2017 GMT)

Low tide: 13:45 BST
(12:45 27 April 2017 GMT)

High tide: 20:16 BST
(19:16 27 April 2017 GMT)

Important! Tide times are for the nearest measurement point (Stackpole Quay) and may not be accurate for this beach. You should not rely on these times for anything other than a broad indication of when the tide will be at its highest or lowest.

In particular, these tide times are not suitable for navigational use.

Accurate tide forecasts require complex calculations and detailed local information. If you intend to engage in any activity for which tidal information is important for safety reasons (including sailing, powerboating, diving, and surfing) then you should obtain professional data.

Tidal predictions are © Crown Copyright and/or database rights. Reproduced by permission of the Controller of Her Majesty's Stationery Office and the UK Hydrographic Office (