Widemouth Sands beach, Bude, Cornwall
  • Profile

    Widemouth Sands Beach Information

    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.

    Widemouth Sands Beach is a Blue Flag Beach and has been awarded a regional Seaside Award.

    Widemouth Sands Beach has dog restrictions. Widemouth Sands does not allow dogs between Easter and October, although, Black Rock beach at the south end of the bay does allow dogs.

    Why not check other beaches nearby as we have 10 beaches around Bude, 215 beaches in Cornwall, or check our list of Cornwall Dog Friendly Beaches.

  • Water Quality


    Beach Bathing Water Quality


    Water 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.
  • Tides
  • Weather


    7-day Weather Forecast


    Light rain today through Friday, with high temperatures falling to 10°C on Wednesday.

    Today's Forecast
     Rain until evening and windy starting in the afternoon, continuing until evening.
     
    8
    -> 
    14
       99%  98%   17 mph
      8:15 am    4:14 pm
    Sunday, Dec 16th
     Rain in the afternoon.
     
    8
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    10
       82%  81%   11 mph
      8:16 am    4:14 pm

    Monday, Dec 17th
     Mostly cloudy throughout the day and windy starting in the evening.
     
    9
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    12
       39%  77%   16 mph
      8:16 am    4:14 pm
    Tuesday, Dec 18th
     Dangerously windy until afternoon and rain until evening.
     
    10
    -> 
    12
       98%  99%   22 mph
      8:17 am    4:14 pm

    Wednesday, Dec 19th
     Foggy starting in the evening.
     
    9
    -> 
    10
       79%  63%   16 mph
      8:18 am    4:15 pm
    Thursday, Dec 20th
     Rain and windy overnight.
     
    9
    -> 
    10
       90%  89%   11 mph
      8:18 am    4:15 pm

    Friday, Dec 21st
     Rain in the morning and windy starting in the evening.
     
    10
    -> 
    12
       98%  87%   15 mph
      8:19 am    4:15 pm
    Saturday, Dec 22nd
     Windy in the morning and mostly cloudy throughout the day.
     
    10
    -> 
    10
       85%  83%   17 mph
      8:19 am    4:16 pm

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