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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 Weather Forecast
Light rain today through Wednesday, with temperatures rising to 18°C on Tuesday.Breezy throughout the day and light rain in the morning and afternoon.Today's Forecast
14->1757% 73% 23 mph
5:38 am 9:05 pmRain starting in the afternoon and breezy overnight.Saturday, Jul 29th
14->1777% 86% 9 mph
5:39 am 9:04 pmLight rain and breezy starting in the afternoon, continuing until evening.Sunday, Jul 30th
13->1858% 49% 15 mph
5:41 am 9:03 pmPartly cloudy until afternoon.Monday, Jul 31st
14->188% 31% 15 mph
5:42 am 9:01 pmLight rain in the morning.Tuesday, Aug 1st
14->1826% 49% 13 mph
5:43 am 9:00 pmRain and breezy throughout the day.Wednesday, Aug 2nd
14->1878% 98% 21 mph
5:45 am 8:58 pmBreezy throughout the day and mostly cloudy until evening.Thursday, Aug 3rd
15->1825% 52% 22 mph
5:46 am 8:56 pmPartly cloudy starting in the afternoon, continuing until evening.Friday, Aug 4th
14->189% 10% 14 mph
5:48 am 8:55 pm
Blackpool Sands Beach Tide Times
Blackpool Sands 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