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

    Challaborough Beach Information

    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 and 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 6 beaches around Bigbury-on-Sea, 94 beaches in Devon, or check our list of Devon 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


    No precipitation throughout the week, with high temperatures rising to 23°C on Sunday.

    Today's Forecast
     Partly cloudy throughout the day.
     
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    20
       10%  60%   7 mph
      5:26 am    9:19 pm
    Thursday, Jul 19th
     Mostly cloudy until evening.
     
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       5%  61%   3 mph
      5:27 am    9:18 pm

    Friday, Jul 20th
     Mostly cloudy throughout the day.
     
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       8%  44%   9 mph
      5:29 am    9:17 pm
    Saturday, Jul 21st
     Mostly cloudy throughout the day.
     
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       27%  77%   9 mph
      5:30 am    9:16 pm

    Sunday, Jul 22nd
     Partly cloudy starting in the afternoon, continuing until evening.
     
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       2%  15%   8 mph
      5:31 am    9:14 pm
    Monday, Jul 23rd
     Clear throughout the day.
     
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       0%  1%   4 mph
      5:32 am    9:13 pm

    Tuesday, Jul 24th
     Mostly cloudy throughout the day.
     
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    23
       10%  48%   2 mph
      5:34 am    9:12 pm
    Wednesday, Jul 25th
     Partly cloudy until evening.
     
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    22
       40%  56%   9 mph
      5:35 am    9:11 pm

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