Star Inn Car Park – Dylife

Dylife, Llanbrynmair, SY19 7BW

Location description

Stay in this appropriately named pub and stargaze from their car park at this fabulous dark sky location in the Cambrian Mountains. The venue was officially recognised as a Dark Sky Discovery Site in October 2019 as mentioned on the Cambrian Mountains website.

Location event organiser

Dafydd Wyn organises stargazing events at this location.

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 and most do not allow overnight camping.

Tonight's weather forecast

Weather forecast for Pen Pumlumon-arwystli (4.89 miles away) updated 14/04/21 at 18:00.

Location light pollution

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

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

When to stargaze at Star Inn Car Park - Dylife

This location's dark site 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. Previously there have been 1 event which was on 15th February 2020 organised by Dafydd Wyn.


When to visit

The best time to visit Star Inn Car Park - Dylife can be found on this dark skies calendar.

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