"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 Thursday 19 April

06:00


Chance of rain 0%
Max temp. 9°C
(feels like 6°C)
Wind 3mph, gusting to 4mph.
ESE
Pressure 1023
Humidity 92%
UV Index
Air Quality

09:00


Chance of rain 1%
Max temp. 13°C
(feels like 13°C)
Wind 1mph, gusting to 2mph.
WNW
Pressure 1025
Humidity 76%
UV Index
Air Quality

12:00


Chance of rain 1%
Max temp. 13°C
(feels like 12°C)
Wind 2mph, gusting to 4mph.
WNW
Pressure 1025
Humidity 80%
UV Index
Air Quality

15:00


Chance of rain 5%
Max temp. 13°C
(feels like 11°C)
Wind 2mph, gusting to 3mph.
NW
Pressure 1026
Humidity 85%
UV Index
Air Quality

18:00


Chance of rain 5%
Max temp. 11°C
(feels like 10°C)
Wind 1mph, gusting to 2mph.
NNW
Pressure 1026
Humidity 89%
UV Index
Air Quality

21:00


Chance of rain 6%
Max temp. 9°C
(feels like 9°C)
Wind 1mph, gusting to 2mph.
NW
Pressure 1026
Humidity 96%
UV Index n/a
Air Quality
Low Tide
03:41 BST
(02:41 GMT)
High Tide
09:08 BST
(08:08 GMT)
Low Tide
15:44 BST
(14:44 GMT)
High Tide
21:26 BST
(20:26 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. 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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