"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 Saturday 24 June

06:00


Chance of rain 54%
Max temp. 16°C
(feels like 13°C)
Wind 5mph, gusting to 6mph.
W
Pressure 1016
Humidity 99%
UV Index
Air Quality

09:00


Chance of rain 6%
Max temp. 17°C
(feels like 15°C)
Wind 4mph, gusting to 5mph.
WSW
Pressure 1016
Humidity 92%
UV Index
Air Quality

12:00


Chance of rain 15%
Max temp. 17°C
(feels like 15°C)
Wind 4mph, gusting to 6mph.
WSW
Pressure 1016
Humidity 94%
UV Index
Air Quality

15:00


Chance of rain 12%
Max temp. 17°C
(feels like 15°C)
Wind 4mph, gusting to 6mph.
WSW
Pressure 1015
Humidity 94%
UV Index
Air Quality

18:00


Chance of rain 26%
Max temp. 17°C
(feels like 14°C)
Wind 4mph, gusting to 6mph.
W
Pressure 1015
Humidity 88%
UV Index
Air Quality

21:00


Chance of rain 3%
Max temp. 16°C
(feels like 13°C)
Wind 4mph, gusting to 6mph.
W
Pressure 1016
Humidity 87%
UV Index n/a
Air Quality
High Tide
06:53 BST
(05:53 GMT)
Low Tide
13:02 BST
(12:02 GMT)
High Tide
19:16 BST
(18:16 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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