Combe Martin Bay beach, Ilfracombe, Devon
  • Profile

    Combe Martin Bay Beach Information

    Combe Martin Bay is a sandy and shingle sheltered cove on the edge of the Exmoor National Park. An ideal family beach. As the tide goes out a large area of sand is available with rock pools and safe swimming.

    The bay at Combe Martin is enclosed by high sea cliffs, the Great and Little Hangman, on either headland. The Great Hangman is 318m (1043ft) with 250m or 820ft of it a sheer cliff. This is the highest point on the South West Coast Path.

    Parking, toilets, pubs, cafe and shops.

    We have no dog information for Combe Martin Bay beach.

    We have no current information on dog restrictions for Combe Martin Bay Beach.

    Why not check other beaches nearby as we have 6 beaches around Ilfracombe, 94 beaches in Devon, or check our list of Devon Dog Friendly Beaches.

  • Water Quality

    Beach Bathing 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.
  • Tides
  • Weather

    7-day Weather Forecast

    Rain today through Sunday, with high temperatures rising to 18°C on Thursday.

    Today's Forecast
     Windy until evening and partly cloudy throughout the day.
       91%  56%   23 mph
      7:02 am    7:19 pm
    Saturday, Sep 22nd
     Rain starting in the afternoon.
       89%  94%   4 mph
      7:03 am    7:16 pm

    Sunday, Sep 23rd
     Rain until afternoon and windy throughout the day.
       94%  87%   9 mph
      7:05 am    7:14 pm
    Monday, Sep 24th
     Mostly cloudy starting in the evening.
       5%  25%   11 mph
      7:06 am    7:12 pm

    Tuesday, Sep 25th
     Clear throughout the day.
       0%  17%   10 mph
      7:08 am    7:09 pm
    Wednesday, Sep 26th
     Clear throughout the day.
       2%  0%   10 mph
      7:09 am    7:07 pm

    Thursday, Sep 27th
     Mostly cloudy starting in the afternoon.
       4%  30%   3 mph
      7:11 am    7:05 pm
    Friday, Sep 28th
     Mostly cloudy throughout the day.
       0%  71%   10 mph
      7:13 am    7:02 pm

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