"Sittin' on the dock of the bay"

Saunton Sands Beach

Saunton Sands bathing water is on the north coast of Devon. It is a sandy beach resort backed by sand dunes. The beach is approximately four kilometres wide. The Taw/Torridge Estuary enters the sea at the southern end of the beach.

Beach type: Sand

Nearest town: Braunton

Local authority: Devon County Council

OS Grid Reference: SS446375

Awards

Marine Conservation Society Recommended

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Things to see and do near Saunton Sands Beach

  • Home House Country Restaurant (1m)
  • Roylands Riding Stables (1m)
  • Cascades Tropical Adventure Pool (1m)
  • Braunton and District Museum (3m)
  • Braunton Burrows (3m)
  • Elliott Gallery (3m)
  • Woolacombe Riding Stables (4m)
  • Skern Lodge Outdoor Activity Centre (4m)
  • Once Upon A Time (4m)
  • North Devon Maritime Museum (5m)
  • Instow Signal Box (5m)
  • Mortehoe Museum (5m)

Tourist Information

Braunton
Tourist Information
The Bakehouse Centre
Caen Street
Devon
England
EX33 1AA

Phone 01271 816400
Email info@brauntontic.co.uk
http://www.brauntontic.co.uk

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Weather and Tides

Forecast for Saturday 21 October

06:00


Chance of rain 25%
Max temp. 13°C
(feels like 8°C)
Wind 8mph, gusting to 11mph.
SSW
Pressure 996
Humidity 84%
UV Index n/a
Air Quality

09:00


Chance of rain 77%
Max temp. 13°C
(feels like 8°C)
Wind 10mph, gusting to 14mph.
SW
Pressure 998
Humidity 79%
UV Index
Air Quality

12:00


Chance of rain 82%
Max temp. 13°C
(feels like 6°C)
Wind 12mph, gusting to 17mph.
WSW
Pressure 997
Humidity 81%
UV Index
Air Quality

15:00


Chance of rain 54%
Max temp. 13°C
(feels like 7°C)
Wind 11mph, gusting to 16mph.
W
Pressure 998
Humidity 88%
UV Index
Air Quality

18:00


Chance of rain 49%
Max temp. 14°C
(feels like 7°C)
Wind 11mph, gusting to 16mph.
W
Pressure 1003
Humidity 81%
UV Index n/a
Air Quality

21:00


Chance of rain 20%
Max temp. 13°C
(feels like 7°C)
Wind 11mph, gusting to 16mph.
WNW
Pressure 1007
Humidity 77%
UV Index n/a
Air Quality
Low Tide
02:32 BST
(01:32 GMT)
High Tide
07:39 BST
(06:39 GMT)
Low Tide
14:47 BST
(13:47 GMT)
High Tide
19:56 BST
(18:56 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 Saunton Sands Beach

A long. straight sandy beach backed by impressive sand dunes. This is a popular beach with surfers. No kite buggying or sand yachts are permitted.

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