Itinerary

Challaborough Beach

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 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, 96 beaches in Devon, or check our list of Devon Dog Friendly Beaches.

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Beach 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.

7 Day Weather Forecast

Today
Expect a temp in the range 11.9℃ to 15.5℃ with wind speed 2.6 m/sec (NW)
Tuesday, Jul 05
Expect a temp in the range 12.2℃ to 13.2℃ with wind speed 3.3 m/sec (NW)
Wednesday, Jul 06
Expect a temp in the range 14.1℃ to 15.2℃ with wind speed 3.1 m/sec (NNW)
Thursday, Jul 07
Expect a temp in the range 14.7℃ to 16℃ with wind speed 4.1 m/sec (NNW)
Friday, Jul 08
Expect a temp in the range 14.5℃ to 16℃ with wind speed 2.9 m/sec (N)
Saturday, Jul 09
Expect a temp in the range 15.1℃ to 16.2℃ with wind speed 2.5 m/sec (N)
Sunday, Jul 10
Expect a temp in the range 15.1℃ to 16.5℃ with wind speed 3.8 m/sec (WNW)

Bigbury-on-Sea weather forecast from Yr, delivered by the Norwegian Meteorological Institute and NRK

Challaborough Beach Tide Times

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