Bantham beach is a sandy beach with rock pools at the mouth of the River Avon and backed by some great sand dunes.
This is a family beach you goto to get a natural coastal visit in an Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty (AONB). Also a nearby Wildlife Reserve with Walking Trails.
Popular surfing, bodyboarding and windsurfing beach although can get busy as it is suitable for all standards.
Lifeguards in the summer but beach facilities are limited to toilets and parking, although essentials can be found in the village just under a mile away.
Dog Friendly Beach?
We have no current information on dog restrictions for Bantham Beach.
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Bantham Beach Water Quality
- 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
Expect a temp in the range 2.6℃ to 4.4℃ with wind speed 4.3 m/sec (NNE)
Expect a temp in the range 1.4℃ to 2.4℃ with wind speed 4.6 m/sec (N)
Expect a temp in the range 2.1℃ to 2.8℃ with wind speed 3.2 m/sec (NW)
Expect a temp in the range 7.2℃ to 9.6℃ with wind speed 6.3 m/sec (W)
Expect a temp in the range 7.4℃ to 9℃ with wind speed 5.2 m/sec (W)
Expect a temp in the range 6.7℃ to 7.4℃ with wind speed 7.6 m/sec (WNW)
Expect a temp in the range 7.4℃ to 8.2℃ with wind speed 6.7 m/sec (NW)
Bigbury-on-Sea weather forecast from Yr, delivered by the Norwegian Meteorological Institute and NRK
Bantham Beach Tide Times
Tide times are available at around 600 locations and the closest location to Bantham Beach is at Salcombe 9.67 km (6.01 miles) away. Tides are displayed beneath for up to 7 days and we list both high and low water times along with the height.
Low Tide at 03:37 (Height 1.12m)
High Tide at 09:55 (Height 4.99m)
Low Tide at 16:05 (Height 1.23m)
High Tide at 22:20 (Height 4.59m)
Low Tide at 04:19 (Height 1.39m)
High Tide at 10:38 (Height 4.72m)
Low Tide at 16:49 (Height 1.52m)
High Tide at 23:04 (Height 4.38m)
Low Tide at 05:05 (Height 1.69m)
High Tide at 11:24 (Height 4.45m)
Low Tide at 17:39 (Height 1.79m)
High Tide at 23:55 (Height 4.20m)
Low Tide at 06:01 (Height 1.96m)
High Tide at 12:19 (Height 4.21m)
Low Tide at 18:41 (Height 1.99m)
High Tide at 00:56 (Height 4.09m)
Low Tide at 07:16 (Height 2.14m)
High Tide at 13:25 (Height 4.05m)
Low Tide at 20:00 (Height 2.05m)
High Tide at 02:07 (Height 4.09m)
Low Tide at 08:40 (Height 2.14m)
High Tide at 14:41 (Height 4.02m)
Low Tide at 21:12 (Height 1.95m)
High Tide at 03:18 (Height 4.21m)
Low Tide at 09:47 (Height 1.99m)
High Tide at 15:51 (Height 4.12m)
Low Tide at 22:08 (Height 1.75m)
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