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Exmouth beach has a sandy 2 mile long beach on the east bank of the mouth of the River Exe. At the beaches western end is the town and the eastern end has the cliffs of the High Land of Orcombe, a National Trust-owned open space which rises to a peak at Orcombe Point.
In addition to its beaches, Exmouth is popular for watersports (sailing and wind-surfing) and walking. The Exe Estuary is a Site of Special Scientific Interest (SSSI) and a large part of the estuary lies within a nature reserve.
Exmouth marks the western end of the Jurassic Coast World Heritage Site, which stretches eastwards along the coast to Poole, in Dorset; the South West Coast Path allows for walking along this coast. The town is also at the western end of the East Devon Way path that leads to Lyme Regis.
Facilities include parking, toilets, disabled access and facilities, cafes, shop, lifeguards (min Jul & Aug), slipway
Dogs Allowed in the winter - October to March.
- Water Quality
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.
7-day Weather Forecast
Rain on Wednesday through Saturday, with temperatures peaking at 14°C on Friday.Mostly cloudy throughout the day.Today's Forecast
7->1056% 60% 2 mph
7:36 am 4:24 pmMostly cloudy throughout the day.Monday, Nov 20th
10->1328% 86% 17 mph
7:38 am 4:23 pmOvercast throughout the day and breezy starting in the evening.Tuesday, Nov 21st
10->1326% 96% 15 mph
7:39 am 4:22 pmWindy throughout the day and light rain starting in the evening.Wednesday, Nov 22nd
13->1470% 94% 27 mph
7:41 am 4:21 pmBreezy throughout the day and rain overnight.Thursday, Nov 23rd
12->1477% 90% 24 mph
7:42 am 4:20 pmRain in the morning and windy throughout the day.Friday, Nov 24th
10->1475% 100% 22 mph
7:44 am 4:19 pmRain in the morning and windy until afternoon.Saturday, Nov 25th
6->1058% 74% 12 mph
7:45 am 4:18 pmMostly cloudy starting in the afternoon.Sunday, Nov 26th
6->1110% 48% 15 mph
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