Ynys Llanddwyn Car Park

Llanfairpwllgwyngyll, Anglesey, LL61 6SG

Location description

This sprawling car park which enables access to the gorgeous beaches on the South coast of Anglesey offers plenty of space to park up and stargaze. The darkest of skies above combined with a light pollution free Southerly aspect is absolutely perfect for astronomers!


Recommended stargazing site

This location has been recommended as a great place to stargaze by the local authority, parks provider or property owner. May require payment for access or parking.


Tonight's weather forecast

15/10/19
19:00
13°
7%
15/10/19
22:00
13°
10%
16/10/19
01:00
13°
50%
16/10/19
04:00
14°
49%
Weather forecast for Llanddwyn (newborough) (0.36 miles away) updated 15/10/19 at 08:00.

Location light pollution

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

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

When to stargaze at Ynys Llanddwyn Car Park

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.

Location

When to visit

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

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