"Sittin' on the dock of the bay"

Paignton - Paignton Sands Beach

Paignton Sands is on the south coast of Devon. It is a sandy beach resort, approximately 800 metres wide, backed by a large town green.

Beach type: Sand

Nearest town: Torbay

Local authority: Torbay Borough Council

OS Grid Reference: SX895605

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Things to see and do near Paignton - Paignton Sands Beach

  • Paignton Pier (0m)
  • Paignton and Dartmouth Steam Railway (0m)
  • Dartmouth Steam Rail and River Boat Co (0m)
  • Devon Activities (1m)
  • Kirkham House (1m)
  • Splashdown Quaywest Waterpark (1m)
  • Quaywest (1m)
  • Paignton Zoo (1m)
  • Cockington Country Park (2m)
  • Occombe Farm (2m)
  • Cockington Court (2m)
  • Living Coasts (2m)
  • Tore Abbey (2m)
  • Torre Abbey Historic House and Gallery (2m)
  • The Riviera International Centre (2m)
  • Waves Leisure Pool (2m)
  • Torquays Dinosaur World (2m)
  • AMF Torquay (2m)
  • Quasar Torquay (2m)
  • Torquay Museum (3m)
  • Rainbow Funhouse (3m)
  • Play Cafe (3m)
  • The Boulder Bunker (3m)
  • New Barn Farm Cottages and Angling Centre (3m)
  • Battlefield LIVE Torbay (3m)
  • Wizz Kidz (3m)
  • The Golden Hind at Brixham (3m)
  • The Deep Exhibition (3m)
  • Kents Cavern (3m)
  • Brixham Heritage Museum (3m)

Tourist Information

Paignton
Tourist Information Centre
The Esplanade
Devon
England
TQ4 6ED

Phone 0844 474 2233
http://www.englishriviera.co.uk/

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Weather and Tides

Forecast for Saturday 21 October

06:00


Chance of rain 41%
Max temp. 13°C
(feels like 8°C)
Wind 8mph, gusting to 13mph.
SW
Pressure 1000
Humidity 89%
UV Index n/a
Air Quality

09:00


Chance of rain 33%
Max temp. 13°C
(feels like 8°C)
Wind 8mph, gusting to 13mph.
WSW
Pressure 1001
Humidity 77%
UV Index
Air Quality

12:00


Chance of rain 57%
Max temp. 14°C
(feels like 8°C)
Wind 10mph, gusting to 15mph.
WSW
Pressure 1002
Humidity 69%
UV Index
Air Quality

15:00


Chance of rain 87%
Max temp. 12°C
(feels like 8°C)
Wind 8mph, gusting to 13mph.
WSW
Pressure 1003
Humidity 83%
UV Index
Air Quality

18:00


Chance of rain 64%
Max temp. 11°C
(feels like 7°C)
Wind 7mph, gusting to 12mph.
W
Pressure 1005
Humidity 87%
UV Index n/a
Air Quality

21:00


Chance of rain 38%
Max temp. 11°C
(feels like 7°C)
Wind 7mph, gusting to 10mph.
W
Pressure 1008
Humidity 82%
UV Index n/a
Air Quality
Low Tide
01:31 BST
(00:31 GMT)
High Tide
07:56 BST
(06:56 GMT)
Low Tide
13:46 BST
(12:46 GMT)
High Tide
20:08 BST
(19:08 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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A long sandy town beach with easy access. There is a large grassy green adjacent and beach kiosks, cafes and amusements on the pier.

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