Poppit Sands Car Park

Poppit Sands, St Dogmaels, SA43 3LN, Wales

Location description

Poppit Sands car park (nearest postcode SA43 3LN) is a large accessible un-lit car park free of charge after 17:30 with access to beach for unrestricted viewing.


Dark sky discovery site

Designated dark sky location accessible by members of the public these sites often have free overnight car parking, sometimes have toilet facilities however never allow overnight camping.


Tonight's weather forecast

23/03/17
18:00
2%
23/03/17
21:00
1%
24/03/17
00:00
0%
24/03/17
03:00
1%
Weather forecast for Poppit Sands - West (beach) (0.22 miles away) updated 22/03/17 at 20:01.

Light pollution

This location is estimated to have light pollution levels similar to a rural setting based on satellite data from CPRE.

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Dark site
The above demonstrates the estimated effect of light pollution - graphics created using Stellarium.

When to stargaze at Poppit Sands Car Park

This location's rural setting means it benefits from dark skies depending on the time of the year and lunar cycle. In the calendar below where you can see stars indicates when the skies will be dark and the best time to stargaze. Yellow areas show the adverse effects of daylight (bold) and moonlight (faded). Hover over a day to see darkness times or click on a date for more information.

Stargazing events at this location

There are no known forthcoming events at this location.

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When to visit

The best time to visit Poppit Sands Car Park can be found on this dark skies calendar.

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