"Sittin' on the dock of the bay"

Bantham Beach

Bantham is at the mouth of the River Avon on the south coast of Devon. It is a fairly remote sandy beach, approximately 550 metres wide, backed by sand dunes.

Beach type: Sand

Nearest town: Kingsbridge

Local authority: Devon County Council

OS Grid Reference: SX663437

Awards

Marine Conservation Society Recommended

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Things to see and do near Bantham Beach

  • Cookworthy Museum (4m)
  • Salcombe Maritime and Local History Museum (6m)
  • Overbecks Museum and Garden (6m)
  • Dartmoor Zoological Park (10m)
  • Woodlands Leisure Park (10m)
  • Saltram House and Gardens (11m)
  • The Green House Visitor Centre (12m)
  • Plym Valley Railway (12m)
  • Plymouth Ski Centre (13m)
  • Sharpham Vineyard (13m)

Tourist Information

Kingsbridge
Tourist Information Centre
The Quay
Devon
England
TQ7 1HS

Phone 01548 853195
Email advice@kingsbridgeinfo.co.uk
http://www.kingsbridgeinfo.co.uk/

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Weather and Tides

Forecast for Monday 21 August

06:00


Chance of rain 17%
Max temp. 16°C
(feels like 16°C)
Wind 2mph, gusting to 4mph.
W
Pressure 1022
Humidity 99%
UV Index
Air Quality

09:00


Chance of rain 8%
Max temp. 17°C
(feels like 15°C)
Wind 3mph, gusting to 4mph.
W
Pressure 1023
Humidity 93%
UV Index
Air Quality

12:00


Chance of rain 0%
Max temp. 17°C
(feels like 16°C)
Wind 2mph, gusting to 3mph.
WSW
Pressure 1022
Humidity 87%
UV Index
Air Quality

15:00


Chance of rain 0%
Max temp. 18°C
(feels like 17°C)
Wind 2mph, gusting to 4mph.
WSW
Pressure 1022
Humidity 84%
UV Index
Air Quality

18:00


Chance of rain 0%
Max temp. 17°C
(feels like 17°C)
Wind 1mph, gusting to 2mph.
SW
Pressure 1021
Humidity 90%
UV Index
Air Quality

21:00


Chance of rain 0%
Max temp. 15°C
(feels like 16°C)
Wind 1mph, gusting to 1mph.
SSW
Pressure 1021
Humidity 96%
UV Index n/a
Air Quality
High Tide
06:35 BST
(05:35 GMT)
Low Tide
12:30 BST
(11:30 GMT)
High Tide
18:51 BST
(17:51 GMT)

Important! Tide times are for the nearest measurement point and may not be accurate for this location. 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.

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A sandy beach on the east side of the mouth of the South Devon Avon. The beach is backed with sand dunes and is popular with surfers.

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