Black Rock sits on the south side of Widemouth Bay and marks the Read more [...]
Widemouth Sands is a large sandy beach that is ideal for families and offers a variety of activities including swimming, traditional beach games, surfing and rock pools.
Facilities include lifeguards in the summer, cafes, pub/shop on the cliff, and parking.
No dogs between Easter and October.
- Water Quality
Bathing Water QualityWater samples are taken at regular intervals during the bathing season and at the end of the season the water quality is classified as:
- Excellent: the highest classification meaning the water is cleanest
- Good: generally good water quality
- Sufficient: meets minimum standards
- Poor: You are advised not to swim. The beach will stay open and an action plan should be in place to improve the water quality.
7-day Weather Forecast
Light rain throughout the week, with temperatures falling to 7°C next Tuesday.Overcast throughout the day and windy starting in the evening.Today's Forecast
11->1458% 100% 18 mph
7:45 am 4:26 pmDangerously windy until evening and light rain starting in the afternoon.Wednesday, Nov 22nd
13->1497% 100% 26 mph
7:46 am 4:25 pmMostly cloudy throughout the day.Thursday, Nov 23rd
8->1287% 79% 17 mph
7:48 am 4:24 pmLight rain until afternoon.Friday, Nov 24th
6->994% 94% 7 mph
7:49 am 4:23 pmMostly cloudy throughout the day.Saturday, Nov 25th
6->877% 63% 18 mph
7:51 am 4:22 pmMostly cloudy throughout the day.Sunday, Nov 26th
7->959% 60% 21 mph
7:52 am 4:21 pmLight rain until afternoon and windy starting in the evening.Monday, Nov 27th
8->1084% 88% 17 mph
7:54 am 4:20 pmPartly cloudy throughout the day.Tuesday, Nov 28th
6->771% 54% 20 mph
7:55 am 4:19 pm