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Place Category: Beaches
Challaborough beach is a popular family and surfing beach offering a predominantly left-hand point break. It has a horseshoe shaped bay with a sand bar protecting the entrance and is split by a small stream. The beach has views of Burgh Island.
Popular with for diving with several wrecks along the nearby coastline.
Facilities include disabled access, slipways and lifeguards patrol most of the year.
Challaborough Beach is a Blue Flag Beach.
Dogs are banned from the beach during the summer months.
Challaborough Beach 7-day Weather Forecast
Light rain on Wednesday through next Monday, with temperatures falling to 16°C tomorrow.Partly cloudy throughout the day.Today's Forecast
10->197% 43% 11 mph
7:07 am 7:09 pmMostly cloudy throughout the day.Tuesday, Sep 26th
9->166% 66% 1 mph
7:09 am 7:07 pmRain starting in the afternoon.Wednesday, Sep 27th
11->1753% 87% 13 mph
7:10 am 7:04 pmDrizzle starting in the evening.Thursday, Sep 28th
11->1720% 86% 6 mph
7:12 am 7:02 pmLight rain until evening.Friday, Sep 29th
11->1631% 92% 7 mph
7:13 am 7:00 pmLight rain starting in the afternoon.Saturday, Sep 30th
10->1724% 18% 5 mph
7:15 am 6:58 pmLight rain until evening and windy in the morning.Sunday, Oct 1st
12->1668% 70% 15 mph
7:16 am 6:55 pmLight rain overnight.Monday, Oct 2nd
11->1636% 79% 11 mph
7:18 am 6:53 pm
Challaborough Beach Tide Times
Challaborough Beach 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.
Photos from around the surrounding area