"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 Tuesday 16 January

06:00


Chance of rain 74%
Max temp. 5°C
(feels like -2°C)
Wind 10mph, gusting to 12mph.
WNW
Pressure 998
Humidity 95%
UV Index n/a
Air Quality

09:00


Chance of rain 10%
Max temp. 5°C
(feels like -1°C)
Wind 10mph, gusting to 13mph.
WNW
Pressure 1000
Humidity 78%
UV Index
Air Quality

12:00


Chance of rain 13%
Max temp. 5°C
(feels like -2°C)
Wind 9mph, gusting to 12mph.
W
Pressure 1000
Humidity 82%
UV Index
Air Quality

15:00


Chance of rain 81%
Max temp. 4°C
(feels like -4°C)
Wind 9mph, gusting to 12mph.
W
Pressure 999
Humidity 95%
UV Index
Air Quality

18:00


Chance of rain 15%
Max temp. 4°C
(feels like -4°C)
Wind 10mph, gusting to 14mph.
W
Pressure 998
Humidity 84%
UV Index n/a
Air Quality

21:00


Chance of rain 55%
Max temp. 3°C
(feels like -4°C)
Wind 10mph, gusting to 13mph.
W
Pressure 999
Humidity 88%
UV Index n/a
Air Quality
High Tide
05:29 GMT
High Tide
17:49 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 Lynmouth Beach

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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