"Sittin' on the dock of the bay"

Woolacombe

Woolacombe is a seaside resort on the coast of North Devon, England, which lies at the mouth of a valley (or 'combe') in the parish of Mortehoe. The beach is 3 miles (4.8 km) long, sandy, gently sloping and faces the Atlantic Ocean near the western limit of the Bristol Channel. It is a popular destination for surfing and family holidays and is part of the North Devon Coast Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty. The beach is owned and run by Parkin Estates Ltd and has won several awards, including the recent title of "Britain's Best Beach" in the "Coast Magazine Awards 2012" but lost its Blue Flag status in 2012 due to water quality issues.

Local authority: Devon County Council

OS Grid Reference: SS458437

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Things to see and do in and around Woolacombe

  • Woolacombe Riding Stables
  • Mortehoe Museum
  • Once Upon A Time
  • Roylands Riding Stables
  • Home House Country Restaurant
  • Cascades Tropical Adventure Pool
  • Bicclescombe Park
  • Tunnels Beaches
  • Braunton Burrows
  • Braunton and District Museum
  • Ilfracombe Aquarium
  • Elliott Gallery
  • Ilfracombe Sea Safari
  • The Ilfracombe Princess Cruises
  • Chambercombe Manor

Tourist Information

Woolacombe
Tourist Information Centre
The Esplanade
Devon
England
EX34 7DL

Phone 01271 870 553
Email info@woolacombetourism.co.uk
http://www.woolacombetourism.com/

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Weather

Forecast for Tuesday 12 December

06:00


Chance of rain 0%
Max temp. 1°C
(feels like -4°C)
Wind 3mph, gusting to 4mph.
NW
Pressure 1007
Humidity 94%
UV Index n/a
Air Quality

09:00


Chance of rain 0%
Max temp. 4°C
(feels like 1°C)
Wind 2mph, gusting to 3mph.
SSW
Pressure 1009
Humidity 83%
UV Index
Air Quality

12:00


Chance of rain 5%
Max temp. 7°C
(feels like 4°C)
Wind 4mph, gusting to 5mph.
WSW
Pressure 1009
Humidity 77%
UV Index
Air Quality

15:00


Chance of rain 13%
Max temp. 8°C
(feels like 4°C)
Wind 6mph, gusting to 7mph.
WSW
Pressure 1008
Humidity 79%
UV Index
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18:00


Chance of rain 91%
Max temp. 7°C
(feels like 3°C)
Wind 6mph, gusting to 8mph.
SSW
Pressure 1007
Humidity 93%
UV Index n/a
Air Quality

21:00


Chance of rain 78%
Max temp. 9°C
(feels like 4°C)
Wind 7mph, gusting to 10mph.
SSW
Pressure 1004
Humidity 95%
UV Index n/a
Air Quality
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