Challaborough beach, Bigbury-on-Sea, Devon
  • About Us

    Challaborough Beach Info

    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.

    Challaborough Beach has been awarded a regional Seaside Award.

    Challaborough Beach has dog restrictions. Challaborough beach, Dogs are banned from the beach during the summer months.

    Why not check other beaches nearby as we have 5 beaches around Bigbury-on-Sea, 95 beaches in Devon, or check our list of Devon Dog Friendly Beaches.

  • Water Quality

    Challaborough 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

    Challaborough Beach 7-day Weather Forecast

    Light rain tomorrow through Thursday, with temperatures peaking at 11°C on Tuesday.

    Today's Forecast
     Partly cloudy until evening.
       14%  59%   10 mph
      7:08 am    7:37 pm
    Monday, Mar 26th
     Mostly cloudy throughout the day and breezy overnight.
       50%  79%   7 mph
      7:06 am    7:38 pm

    Tuesday, Mar 27th
     Windy in the morning and mostly cloudy throughout the day.
       70%  84%   16 mph
      7:03 am    7:40 pm
    Wednesday, Mar 28th
     Breezy in the morning and partly cloudy throughout the day.
       43%  57%   16 mph
      7:01 am    7:41 pm

    Thursday, Mar 29th
     Rain in the morning.
       47%  78%   9 mph
      6:59 am    7:43 pm
    Friday, Mar 30th
     Partly cloudy throughout the day.
       43%  48%   4 mph
      6:57 am    7:44 pm

    Saturday, Mar 31st
     Mostly cloudy throughout the day.
       28%  53%   12 mph
      6:55 am    7:46 pm
    Sunday, Apr 1st
     Partly cloudy until afternoon.
       31%  45%   2 mph
      6:52 am    7:48 pm

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