"Sittin' on the dock of the bay"

Thurlestone - South Beach

Thurlestone South is on the south coast of Devon. It is a remote sandy beach, approximately 250 metres wide, backed by sand dunes. Rock pools are exposed at low tide. There is a stream flowing across the beach to the sea.

Beach type: Coarse Sand

Nearest town: Thurlestone

Local authority: Devon County Council

OS Grid Reference: SX677416

Awards

Marine Conservation Society Recommended

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Things to see and do near Thurlestone - South Beach

  • Cookworthy Museum (4m)
  • Overbecks Museum and Garden (4m)
  • Salcombe Maritime and Local History Museum (4m)
  • Woodlands Leisure Park (11m)
  • Saltram House and Gardens (12m)
  • Plym Valley Railway (14m)

Tourist Information

Kingsbridge
Tourist Information Centre
The Quay
Devon
England
TQ7 1HS

Phone 01548 853195
Email advice@kingsbridgeinfo.co.uk
http://www.kingsbridgeinfo.co.uk/

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Weather and Tides

Forecast for Friday 28 April

06:00


Chance of rain 5%
Max temp. 8°C
(feels like 6°C)
Wind 3mph, gusting to 5mph.
NNW
Pressure 1019
Humidity 87%
UV Index
Air Quality

09:00


Chance of rain 4%
Max temp. 11°C
(feels like 9°C)
Wind 3mph, gusting to 4mph.
NNW
Pressure 1019
Humidity 71%
UV Index
Air Quality

12:00


Chance of rain 11%
Max temp. 11°C
(feels like 9°C)
Wind 3mph, gusting to 4mph.
W
Pressure 1018
Humidity 68%
UV Index
Air Quality

15:00


Chance of rain 5%
Max temp. 12°C
(feels like 10°C)
Wind 3mph, gusting to 5mph.
WSW
Pressure 1018
Humidity 71%
UV Index
Air Quality

18:00


Chance of rain 26%
Max temp. 11°C
(feels like 8°C)
Wind 3mph, gusting to 5mph.
W
Pressure 1017
Humidity 76%
UV Index
Air Quality

21:00


Chance of rain 24%
Max temp. 8°C
(feels like 7°C)
Wind 1mph, gusting to 2mph.
N
Pressure 1018
Humidity 78%
UV Index n/a
Air Quality
Low Tide
01:59 BST
(00:59 GMT)
High Tide
08:09 BST
(07:09 GMT)
Low Tide
14:21 BST
(13:21 GMT)
High Tide
20:30 BST
(19:30 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 Thurlestone - South Beach

These two beaches are set in an Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty (AONB). Coarse sand with rocky outcrops and plenty of rock pools to explore at low tide. The most prominent feature is the famous Thurlstone Rock, best seen at high tide.

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