Combe Martin Bay beach, Ilfracombe, Devon
  • About Us

    Combe Martin Bay Beach Info

    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.

    Combe Martin Bay Beach has been awarded a regional Seaside Award.

    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, 95 beaches in Devon, or check our list of Devon Dog Friendly Beaches.

  • Water Quality

    Combe Martin Bay 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

    Combe Martin Bay Beach 7-day Weather Forecast

    Mixed precipitation today and Friday, with temperatures rising to 10°C on Thursday.

    Today's Forecast
     Windy and partly cloudy until afternoon.
       22%  33%   22 mph
      6:22 am    6:28 pm
    Tuesday, Mar 20th
     Partly cloudy throughout the day.
       12%  43%   11 mph
      6:19 am    6:29 pm

    Wednesday, Mar 21st
     Mostly cloudy throughout the day and breezy overnight.
       20%  79%   9 mph
      6:17 am    6:31 pm
    Thursday, Mar 22nd
     Breezy in the morning and mostly cloudy throughout the day.
       66%  85%   15 mph
      6:15 am    6:33 pm

    Friday, Mar 23rd
     Overcast throughout the day and breezy starting in the evening.
       73%  99%   12 mph
      6:13 am    6:34 pm
    Saturday, Mar 24th
     Breezy and mostly cloudy throughout the day.
       45%  66%   13 mph
      6:10 am    6:36 pm

    Sunday, Mar 25th
     Mostly cloudy starting in the afternoon, continuing until evening.
       44%  32%   9 mph
      7:08 am    7:38 pm
    Monday, Mar 26th
     Mostly cloudy throughout the day.
       41%  40%   10 mph
      7:06 am    7:39 pm

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