"Sittin' on the dock of the bay"

Widemouth Sand Beach

Widemouth Sand is on the north coast of Cornwall. It is a large sandy beach resort, approximately 560 metres wide, backed by low cliffs. There are rock pools and a small stream that flows onto the beach.

Beach type: Sand

Nearest town: Bude

Local authority: Cornwall Council

OS Grid Reference: SS198023

Awards

Marine Conservation Society Recommended

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Things to see and do near Widemouth Sand Beach

  • The Splash (3m)
  • Atlantic Pursuits (6m)
  • Brocklands Adventure Park (7m)
  • Harlequinns Leisure (8m)
  • Bowling at Harlequinns Leisure (8m)
  • Holsworthy Museum (9m)
  • Killarney Springs Conservation, Adventure and Leisure Park (9m)
  • Museum of Witchcraft (9m)
  • Tamar Otter Sanctuary (10m)
  • St Nectans Glen (11m)

Tourist Information

Bude
Visitor Centre
The Crescent
Cornwall
England
EX23 8LE

Phone 01288 354 240
Email budetic@visitbude.info
http://www.budelive.com/

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Weather and Tides

Forecast for Saturday 22 July

06:00


Chance of rain 16%
Max temp. 13°C
(feels like 11°C)
Wind 3mph, gusting to 6mph.
SSE
Pressure 1003
Humidity 85%
UV Index
Air Quality

09:00


Chance of rain 48%
Max temp. 15°C
(feels like 12°C)
Wind 4mph, gusting to 6mph.
SSE
Pressure 1003
Humidity 83%
UV Index
Air Quality

12:00


Chance of rain 37%
Max temp. 16°C
(feels like 14°C)
Wind 4mph, gusting to 6mph.
SSE
Pressure 1003
Humidity 79%
UV Index
Air Quality

15:00


Chance of rain 36%
Max temp. 16°C
(feels like 15°C)
Wind 3mph, gusting to 4mph.
ESE
Pressure 1004
Humidity 79%
UV Index
Air Quality

18:00


Chance of rain 28%
Max temp. 16°C
(feels like 15°C)
Wind 2mph, gusting to 3mph.
NNE
Pressure 1005
Humidity 78%
UV Index
Air Quality

21:00


Chance of rain 1%
Max temp. 14°C
(feels like 13°C)
Wind 2mph, gusting to 3mph.
NNW
Pressure 1008
Humidity 87%
UV Index n/a
Air Quality
High Tide
05:12 BST
(04:12 GMT)
Low Tide
11:35 BST
(10:35 GMT)
High Tide
17:38 BST
(16:38 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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This large sandy beach with its adjacent rocky reefs provides good rock pooling opportunities. Backed by low cliffs and surrounded by fascinating rock formations. The bay is known for excellent surf.

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