"Sittin' on the dock of the bay"

Bigbury on Sea (North) Beach

Bigbury-on-Sea North is close to the mouth of the River Avon on the south coast of Devon. The beach is approximately 450 metres wide, and at low tide Burgh Island is accessible across the causeway.

Beach type: Sand

Nearest town: Bigbury

Local authority: Devon County Council

OS Grid Reference: SX650442

Awards

Marine Conservation Society Recommended

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Things to see and do near Bigbury on Sea (North) Beach

  • Cookworthy Museum (5m)
  • Salcombe Maritime and Local History Museum (6m)
  • Overbecks Museum and Garden (6m)
  • Dartmoor Zoological Park (10m)
  • Saltram House and Gardens (10m)
  • The Green House Visitor Centre (11m)
  • Woodlands Leisure Park (11m)
  • Plym Valley Railway (11m)
  • Plymouth Ski Centre (12m)
  • Drakes Den (13m)

Tourist Information

Modbury
Tourist Information Centre
5 Modbury Court
Church Street
Devon
England
PL21 0QR

Phone 01548 830 159
Email enquiries001@modburytic.org.uk
http://www.visitsouthdevon.co.uk/

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Weather

Forecast for Monday 22 October

06:00


Chance of rain 0%
Max temp. 8°C
(feels like 5°C)
Wind 4mph, gusting to 7mph.
NNE
Pressure 1037
Humidity 82%
UV Index n/a
Air Quality

09:00


Chance of rain 0%
Max temp. 10°C
(feels like 7°C)
Wind 4mph, gusting to 7mph.
NNE
Pressure 1040
Humidity 73%
UV Index
Air Quality

12:00


Chance of rain 0%
Max temp. 12°C
(feels like 10°C)
Wind 3mph, gusting to 6mph.
NE
Pressure 1040
Humidity 63%
UV Index
Air Quality

15:00


Chance of rain 0%
Max temp. 12°C
(feels like 10°C)
Wind 3mph, gusting to 5mph.
NNE
Pressure 1039
Humidity 62%
UV Index
Air Quality

18:00


Chance of rain 0%
Max temp. 9°C
(feels like 7°C)
Wind 2mph, gusting to 3mph.
N
Pressure 1040
Humidity 81%
UV Index n/a
Air Quality

21:00


Chance of rain 0%
Max temp. 7°C
(feels like 5°C)
Wind 2mph, gusting to 3mph.
N
Pressure 1040
Humidity 86%
UV Index n/a
Air Quality
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Accomodation near Bigbury on Sea (North) Beach

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With a sandy beach at the mouth of the South Devon Avon, Bigbury-on-Sea is connected to Burgh Island, which is just off the beach, by a causeway passable at low tide; At high tide a sea tractor transports passengers to and from the island.

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