"Sittin' on the dock of the bay"

Lynmouth Beach

Lynmouth is a small resort bay on the edge of Exmoor National Park on the north coast of Devon. The bay is sheltered by high rugged woodland covered cliffs. The East and West Lyn rivers meet at Lynmouth and flow across the rocky beach. The beach is to the east of the river mouth and is approximately 460 metres wide.

Beach type: Shingle

Nearest town: Lynmouth

Local authority: Somerset County Council

OS Grid Reference: SS725496

Awards

Marine Conservation Society Recommended

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Things to see and do near Lynmouth Beach

  • The Exmoor Brass Rubbing and Hobbycraft Centre (0m)
  • Lynton and Lynmouth Cliff Railway (0m)
  • Lyn and Exmoor Museum (0m)
  • Watersmeet (1m)
  • Lynton and Barnstaple Railway (3m)
  • Dean Riding Stables (7m)
  • Wistlandpound (7m)
  • Exmoor Zoo (7m)
  • Combe Martin Wildlife and Dinosaur Park (8m)
  • Arlington Court (9m)

Tourist Information

Lynton
Tourist Information Centre
Town Hall
Lee Road
Devon
England
EX35 6BT

Phone 0845 6603 232
http://www.lynton-lynmouth-tourism.co.uk/

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Weather and Tides

Forecast for Saturday 27 May

06:00


Chance of rain 3%
Max temp. 17°C
(feels like 16°C)
Wind 2mph, gusting to 6mph.
SSE
Pressure 1007
Humidity 87%
UV Index
Air Quality

09:00


Chance of rain 33%
Max temp. 16°C
(feels like 14°C)
Wind 4mph, gusting to 7mph.
SW
Pressure 1010
Humidity 86%
UV Index
Air Quality

12:00


Chance of rain 41%
Max temp. 16°C
(feels like 12°C)
Wind 6mph, gusting to 9mph.
SW
Pressure 1012
Humidity 86%
UV Index
Air Quality

15:00


Chance of rain 7%
Max temp. 16°C
(feels like 12°C)
Wind 6mph, gusting to 9mph.
WSW
Pressure 1014
Humidity 83%
UV Index
Air Quality

18:00


Chance of rain 0%
Max temp. 15°C
(feels like 12°C)
Wind 5mph, gusting to 7mph.
WSW
Pressure 1016
Humidity 84%
UV Index
Air Quality

21:00


Chance of rain 3%
Max temp. 13°C
(feels like 11°C)
Wind 3mph, gusting to 5mph.
SW
Pressure 1018
Humidity 92%
UV Index n/a
Air Quality
High Tide
07:52 BST
(06:52 GMT)
High Tide
20:13 BST
(19:13 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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The beach is situated along a straight section of coastline, and is backed by spectacular wooded hills and served by a unique cliff railway from Lynton. The beach is predominantly used by tourists and fishermen.

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