Broadhaven South Car Park

Broadhaven, Bosherston

Location description

Stunning cliff-top location offering 360 degree panorama of the night sky.


Dark sky discovery site

Designated as a Dark Sky Discovery Site this location is accessible by members of the public and are officially recognised as excellent places to stargaze. Such locations often have free overnight car parking, some have toilet facilities however rarely allow overnight camping.


Tonight's weather forecast

23/05/19
19:00
13°
4%
23/05/19
22:00
12°
4%
24/05/19
01:00
12°
4%
24/05/19
04:00
12°
6%
Weather forecast for Broadhaven South (beach) (0.13 miles away) updated 23/05/19 at 18:00.

Location light pollution

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

Urban
Suburban
Semi-rural
Rural
Dark site
The above demonstrates the estimated effect of light pollution - graphics created using Stellarium.

When to stargaze at Broadhaven South 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.

Forthcoming events at this location

Stargazing and Astrophotography at Broadhaven

Monday 29th July 2019 from 23:00pm to 02:00am
Astronomy Presentation, Observing (if clear)

Stargazing and Astrophotography at Broadhaven

Monday 5th August 2019 from 23:00pm to 02:00am
Astronomy Presentation, Observing (if clear)

Stargazing and Astrophotography at Broadhaven

Tuesday 27th August 2019 from 23:00pm to 02:00am
Astronomy Presentation, Observing (if clear)

Stargazing and Astrophotography at Broadhaven

Sunday 1st September 2019 from 21:00pm to Monday 2nd September 2019 01:00am
Astronomy Presentation, Observing (if clear)

Location

When to visit

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

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