"Sittin' on the dock of the bay"

Challaborough Beach

Challaborough is on the south coast of Devon. It is a sandy beach resort, approximately 350 metres wide, surrounded by cliffs and sand dunes. A stream flows onto the beach to the sea.

Beach type: Sand and rock

Nearest town: Bigbury

Local authority: Devon County Council

OS Grid Reference: SX649447

Awards

Marine Conservation Society Recommended

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Things to see and do near Challaborough Beach

  • Cookworthy Museum (5m)
  • Salcombe Maritime and Local History Museum (7m)
  • Overbecks Museum and Garden (7m)
  • Dartmoor Zoological Park (9m)
  • Saltram House and Gardens (10m)
  • The Green House Visitor Centre (11m)
  • Woodlands Leisure Park (11m)
  • Plym Valley Railway (11m)
  • Plymouth Ski Centre (11m)
  • Drakes Den (12m)

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 and Tides

Forecast for Sunday 23 April

06:00


Chance of rain 1%
Max temp. 6°C
(feels like 3°C)
Wind 4mph, gusting to 6mph.
NE
Pressure 1027
Humidity 80%
UV Index
Air Quality

09:00


Chance of rain 0%
Max temp. 12°C
(feels like 10°C)
Wind 2mph, gusting to 3mph.
ENE
Pressure 1028
Humidity 61%
UV Index
Air Quality

12:00


Chance of rain 4%
Max temp. 13°C
(feels like 11°C)
Wind 2mph, gusting to 3mph.
SE
Pressure 1027
Humidity 61%
UV Index
Air Quality

15:00


Chance of rain 4%
Max temp. 12°C
(feels like 11°C)
Wind 2mph, gusting to 3mph.
S
Pressure 1026
Humidity 69%
UV Index
Air Quality

18:00


Chance of rain 1%
Max temp. 11°C
(feels like 10°C)
Wind 2mph, gusting to 2mph.
WSW
Pressure 1025
Humidity 76%
UV Index
Air Quality

21:00


Chance of rain 4%
Max temp. 10°C
(feels like 9°C)
Wind 1mph, gusting to 2mph.
W
Pressure 1025
Humidity 88%
UV Index n/a
Air Quality
High Tide
04:06 BST
(03:06 GMT)
Low Tide
10:25 BST
(09:25 GMT)
High Tide
16:50 BST
(15:50 GMT)
Low Tide
22:52 BST
(21:52 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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Accomodation near Challaborough Beach

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Tell us what you think about Challaborough Beach

Fine sand and rocky cove. Good family beach with rock pooling at low tide, and a coastal path along the cliffs. Watersports are popular, and the nearby Holiday Park provides seaside entertainment.

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