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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 Weather Forecast
Light rain today through Wednesday, with temperatures rising to 18°C on Tuesday.Breezy throughout the day and light rain starting in the afternoon.Today's Forecast
14->1853% 74% 22 mph
5:39 am 9:06 pmRain throughout the day.Saturday, Jul 29th
14->1781% 84% 8 mph
5:40 am 9:05 pmLight rain starting in the afternoon, continuing until evening.Sunday, Jul 30th
13->1857% 42% 14 mph
5:42 am 9:04 pmPartly cloudy until afternoon.Monday, Jul 31st
14->1810% 26% 15 mph
5:43 am 9:02 pmLight rain until afternoon.Tuesday, Aug 1st
14->1839% 42% 12 mph
5:45 am 9:01 pmLight rain and breezy starting in the afternoon.Wednesday, Aug 2nd
14->1851% 94% 19 mph
5:46 am 8:59 pmBreezy throughout the day and partly cloudy until evening.Thursday, Aug 3rd
15->1826% 35% 23 mph
5:48 am 8:57 pmMostly cloudy until afternoon.Friday, Aug 4th
14->187% 32% 11 mph
5:49 am 8:56 pm
Challaborough Beach Tide Times
Challaborough Beach Water quality
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