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Place Category: Beaches
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.
No dogs during the summer.
Blackpool Sands Beach 7-day Weather Forecast
Light rain throughout the week, with temperatures falling to 16°C on Wednesday.Light rain until afternoon.Today's Forecast
12->1731% 56% 5 mph
7:05 am 7:10 pmPartly cloudy until afternoon.Monday, Sep 25th
11->193% 44% 11 mph
7:06 am 7:08 pmMostly cloudy throughout the day.Tuesday, Sep 26th
9->165% 61% 1 mph
7:08 am 7:05 pmRain starting in the afternoon.Wednesday, Sep 27th
12->1657% 85% 14 mph
7:09 am 7:03 pmLight rain starting in the evening.Thursday, Sep 28th
12->1624% 78% 6 mph
7:11 am 7:01 pmLight rain until evening.Friday, Sep 29th
12->1630% 94% 9 mph
7:12 am 6:59 pmLight rain starting in the afternoon.Saturday, Sep 30th
10->1720% 19% 4 mph
7:14 am 6:57 pmRain until evening and windy in the morning.Sunday, Oct 1st
12->1668% 70% 17 mph
7:15 am 6:54 pm
Blackpool Sands Beach Tide Times
Blackpool Sands Beach Bathing Water QualityWater 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