"Sittin' on the dock of the bay"

Downderry Beach

Downderry is on the south coast of Cornwall. It is a remote sand, shingle and pebble beach, approximately 1.1 kilometres wide, backed by cliffs. There are two streams that flow across the beach to the sea.

Beach type: sand & shingle

Nearest town: East Looe

Local authority: Cornwall Council

OS Grid Reference: SX314537

Awards

Marine Conservation Society Recommended

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Things to see and do near Downderry Beach

  • The Monkey Sanctuary (2m)
  • South East Cornwall Discovery Centre (4m)
  • Adrenalin Quarry (5m)
  • KartWorld (5m)
  • Paul Corin's Magnificent Music Machines (6m)
  • Notter Bridge Riverside Inn (6m)
  • Polperro Model Village (7m)
  • Antony Woodland Gardens and Woodland Walk (7m)
  • Mary Newman's Cottage (8m)
  • Mount Edgcumbe House and Park (8m)

Tourist Information

Looe
Tourist Information Centre
The Guildhall
Fore Street
East Looe
Cornwall
England
PL13 1AA

Phone 01503 262 072
Email looetic@btconnect.com
http://www.visit-southeastcornwall.co.uk

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Weather and Tides

Forecast for Wednesday 29 March

06:00


Chance of rain 18%
Max temp. 11°C
(feels like 8°C)
Wind 5mph, gusting to 8mph.
SSW
Pressure 1020
Humidity 95%
UV Index n/a
Air Quality

09:00


Chance of rain 14%
Max temp. 12°C
(feels like 9°C)
Wind 5mph, gusting to 9mph.
SSW
Pressure 1020
Humidity 93%
UV Index
Air Quality

12:00


Chance of rain 16%
Max temp. 12°C
(feels like 9°C)
Wind 5mph, gusting to 9mph.
SSW
Pressure 1020
Humidity 92%
UV Index
Air Quality

15:00


Chance of rain 13%
Max temp. 12°C
(feels like 9°C)
Wind 5mph, gusting to 9mph.
SSW
Pressure 1020
Humidity 91%
UV Index
Air Quality

18:00


Chance of rain 17%
Max temp. 12°C
(feels like 9°C)
Wind 5mph, gusting to 9mph.
SSW
Pressure 1020
Humidity 90%
UV Index
Air Quality

21:00


Chance of rain 75%
Max temp. 12°C
(feels like 9°C)
Wind 5mph, gusting to 9mph.
SSW
Pressure 1020
Humidity 92%
UV Index n/a
Air Quality
Low Tide
01:51 BST
(00:51 GMT)
High Tide
07:38 BST
(06:38 GMT)
Low Tide
14:14 BST
(13:14 GMT)
High Tide
20:00 BST
(19:00 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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Tell us what you think about Downderry Beach

A long straight beach made up of a mixture of sand. shingle and pebbles. The beach is popular with visitors and locals and is backed by cliffs.

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