Blackpool Sands Beach

Blackpool Sands is a privately managed beach in a sheltered bay surrounded pines. Unlike the name suggests you actually don’t get sand but fine shingle.

Excellent safe family beach.

Cafe, shop, lifeguard patrol, bathing raft, toilets and showers, disabled facilities, hire of kayaks, wet suits, snorkels and boogie boards.

Blackpool Sands Beach is a Blue Flag Beach & has a seaside award
Blackpool Sands Beach is a Blue Flag Beach and has been awarded a regional Seaside Award.

Dog Friendly Beach?

Blackpool Sands Beach has dog restrictions.
Blackpool Sands does not allow dogs during the summer.

Why not check other beaches nearby as we have 96 beaches in Devon, or check our list of Devon Dog Friendly Beaches.

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Blackpool Sands 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

Expect a temp in the range 2.4℃ to 3.4℃ with wind speed 1.8 m/sec (NNW)
Sunday, Jan 29cloudy
Expect a temp in the range 1.3℃ to 5.1℃ with wind speed 2.2 m/sec (NW)
Monday, Jan 30cloudy
Expect a temp in the range 8.2℃ to 9.2℃ with wind speed 8.1 m/sec (W)
Tuesday, Jan 31partlycloudy_night
Expect a temp in the range 4.2℃ to 8.5℃ with wind speed 5.8 m/sec (W)
Wednesday, Feb 01partlycloudy_night
Expect a temp in the range 6℃ to 7.1℃ with wind speed 5 m/sec (W)
Thursday, Feb 02cloudy
Expect a temp in the range 7℃ to 8.3℃ with wind speed 5.1 m/sec (WNW)
Friday, Feb 03cloudy
Expect a temp in the range 7.8℃ to 8.6℃ with wind speed 4.2 m/sec (WNW)

Stoke Fleming weather forecast from Yr, delivered by the Norwegian Meteorological Institute and NRK

Blackpool Sands Beach Tide Times

Tide times are available at around 600 locations and the closest location to Blackpool Sands Beach is at DARTMOUTH 3.90 km (2.43 miles) away. Tides are displayed beneath for up to 7 days and we list both high and low water times along with the height. These times are not adjusted for BST.

Sat 28 Jan
   Low Tide at 04:09 (Height 1.15m)
   High Tide at 10:46 (Height 4.46m)
   Low Tide at 16:36 (Height 1.26m)
   High Tide at 23:09 (Height 4.11m)
Sun 29 Jan
   Low Tide at 04:52 (Height 1.52m)
   High Tide at 11:28 (Height 4.13m)
   Low Tide at 17:20 (Height 1.65m)
   High Tide at 23:54 (Height 3.87m)
Mon 30 Jan
   Low Tide at 05:43 (Height 1.86m)
   High Tide at 12:23 (Height 3.83m)
   Low Tide at 18:16 (Height 1.96m)
Tue 31 Jan
   High Tide at 01:00 (Height 3.72m)
   Low Tide at 06:52 (Height 2.09m)
   High Tide at 13:41 (Height 3.67m)
   Low Tide at 19:32 (Height 2.10m)
Wed 01 Feb
   High Tide at 02:21 (Height 3.73m)
   Low Tide at 08:21 (Height 2.09m)
   High Tide at 15:00 (Height 3.69m)
   Low Tide at 20:57 (Height 2.01m)
Thu 02 Feb
   High Tide at 03:30 (Height 3.91m)
   Low Tide at 09:40 (Height 1.87m)
   High Tide at 16:04 (Height 3.85m)
   Low Tide at 22:03 (Height 1.77m)
Fri 03 Feb
   High Tide at 04:27 (Height 4.15m)
   Low Tide at 10:36 (Height 1.58m)
   High Tide at 16:57 (Height 4.05m)
   Low Tide at 22:53 (Height 1.49m)

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