"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 Sunday 20 August

06:00


Chance of rain 3%
Max temp. 12°C
(feels like 12°C)
Wind 1mph, gusting to 2mph.
WSW
Pressure 1024
Humidity 91%
UV Index
Air Quality

09:00


Chance of rain 12%
Max temp. 16°C
(feels like 15°C)
Wind 2mph, gusting to 4mph.
SSW
Pressure 1024
Humidity 78%
UV Index
Air Quality

12:00


Chance of rain 46%
Max temp. 16°C
(feels like 14°C)
Wind 4mph, gusting to 6mph.
SSW
Pressure 1024
Humidity 85%
UV Index
Air Quality

15:00


Chance of rain 42%
Max temp. 16°C
(feels like 13°C)
Wind 4mph, gusting to 7mph.
SSW
Pressure 1023
Humidity 90%
UV Index
Air Quality

18:00


Chance of rain 41%
Max temp. 17°C
(feels like 14°C)
Wind 4mph, gusting to 7mph.
SW
Pressure 1021
Humidity 96%
UV Index
Air Quality

21:00


Chance of rain 13%
Max temp. 17°C
(feels like 15°C)
Wind 4mph, gusting to 6mph.
WSW
Pressure 1022
Humidity 97%
UV Index n/a
Air Quality
High Tide
05:47 BST
(04:47 GMT)
Low Tide
11:43 BST
(10:43 GMT)
High Tide
18:08 BST
(17:08 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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