"Sittin' on the dock of the bay"

Wembury Beach

Wembury is on the south coast of Devon. It is a sand and rock beach resort, approximately 1.1 kilometres wide, backed by cliffs. Many rock pools are exposed at low tide and a stream flows across the beach to the sea.

Beach type: Sand

Nearest town: Plymouth

Local authority: Devon County Council

OS Grid Reference: SX516484

Awards

Marine Conservation Society Recommended

Local area map loading...
Larger map

Things to see and do near Wembury Beach

  • The Green House Visitor Centre (4m)
  • Tenpin Plymouth (4m)
  • National Marine Aquarium (4m)
  • Curious About Plymouth (4m)
  • ClayArt (4m)
  • Plymouth Gin Distillery (4m)
  • Tinside Lido (4m)
  • West Hoe Park (4m)
  • Merchant's House Museum (4m)
  • Theatre Royal (5m)
  • Plymouth City Museum and Art Gallery (5m)
  • Plymouth Pavilions Ice Rink (5m)
  • Barbican Glassworks (5m)
  • Antony House (5m)
  • Mount Edgcumbe House and Park (5m)
  • Saltram House and Gardens (5m)

Tourist Information

Plymouth (Plymouth Mayflower)
Tourist Information Centre
Plymouth Mayflower Centre
3-5 The Barbican
Plymouth
Devon
England
PL1 2LR

Phone 01752 306 330
Email barbicantic@plymouth.gov.uk
http://www.plymouth.gov.uk

Photos are automatically tagged by geographic coordinate proximity and/or are submitted by website visitors, and may not necessarily be specifically of Wembury Beach.

Weather

Forecast for Thursday 13 December

06:00


Chance of rain 6%
Max temp. 6°C
(feels like 1°C)
Wind 7mph, gusting to 8mph.
ESE
Pressure 1008
Humidity 76%
UV Index n/a
Air Quality

09:00


Chance of rain 6%
Max temp. 6°C
(feels like 1°C)
Wind 8mph, gusting to 11mph.
ESE
Pressure 1009
Humidity 83%
UV Index
Air Quality

12:00


Chance of rain 11%
Max temp. 6°C
(feels like 0°C)
Wind 7mph, gusting to 10mph.
ESE
Pressure 1010
Humidity 83%
UV Index
Air Quality

15:00


Chance of rain 9%
Max temp. 7°C
(feels like 2°C)
Wind 7mph, gusting to 10mph.
ESE
Pressure 1011
Humidity 75%
UV Index
Air Quality

18:00


Chance of rain 6%
Max temp. 7°C
(feels like 2°C)
Wind 6mph, gusting to 9mph.
ESE
Pressure 1013
Humidity 74%
UV Index n/a
Air Quality

21:00


Chance of rain 6%
Max temp. 7°C
(feels like 3°C)
Wind 6mph, gusting to 8mph.
ESE
Pressure 1015
Humidity 72%
UV Index n/a
Air Quality
Five Day Weather

Nearby coastal places and features

Local area map loading...

Accomodation near Wembury Beach

Hotels, guest houses and B&Bs

Self-catering

All nearby accomodation

Tell us what you think about Wembury Beach

A sandy cove with rockpools which is backed by low cliffs. Located down a quite country lane, this beach is absolutely fantastic for spotting some of the UK's most colourful shore life. Wembury marine centre also hosts rock pool rambles for kids during the Summer.

SeaBritain.co.uk is a Good Stuff website.