"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 16 December

06:00


Chance of rain 31%
Max temp. 4°C
(feels like -1°C)
Wind 4mph, gusting to 6mph.
NW
Pressure 1019
Humidity 94%
UV Index n/a
Air Quality

09:00


Chance of rain 0%
Max temp. 4°C
(feels like -0°C)
Wind 3mph, gusting to 6mph.
NW
Pressure 1021
Humidity 91%
UV Index
Air Quality

12:00


Chance of rain 0%
Max temp. 7°C
(feels like 4°C)
Wind 3mph, gusting to 5mph.
NW
Pressure 1022
Humidity 73%
UV Index
Air Quality

15:00


Chance of rain 1%
Max temp. 7°C
(feels like 4°C)
Wind 3mph, gusting to 5mph.
WNW
Pressure 1024
Humidity 73%
UV Index
Air Quality

18:00


Chance of rain 5%
Max temp. 5°C
(feels like 1°C)
Wind 3mph, gusting to 6mph.
W
Pressure 1025
Humidity 83%
UV Index n/a
Air Quality

21:00


Chance of rain 2%
Max temp. 5°C
(feels like 2°C)
Wind 3mph, gusting to 5mph.
W
Pressure 1026
Humidity 87%
UV Index n/a
Air Quality
High Tide
04:48 GMT
Low Tide
10:43 GMT
High Tide
17:05 GMT
Low Tide
23:02 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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