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


    Light rain today through Wednesday, with temperatures rising to 12°C on Tuesday.

    Today's Forecast
     Windy until afternoon and mostly cloudy throughout the day.
     
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    10
       91%  73%   26 mph
      8:12 am    4:42 pm
    Friday, Jan 19th
     Mostly cloudy throughout the day and windy until evening.
     
    6
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    7
       87%  73%   23 mph
      8:11 am    4:44 pm

    Saturday, Jan 20th
     Rain overnight.
     
    6
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    9
       86%  97%   6 mph
      8:10 am    4:46 pm
    Sunday, Jan 21st
     Rain in the morning and windy until afternoon.
     
    10
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    11
       92%  100%   23 mph
      8:09 am    4:47 pm

    Monday, Jan 22nd
     Windy until evening and mostly cloudy throughout the day.
     
    9
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    12
       63%  92%   21 mph
      8:08 am    4:49 pm
    Tuesday, Jan 23rd
     Mostly cloudy throughout the day and windy starting in the evening.
     
    9
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    12
       47%  77%   21 mph
      8:07 am    4:51 pm

    Wednesday, Jan 24th
     Dangerously windy until afternoon and rain starting in the afternoon, continuing until evening.
     
    9
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    12
       81%  97%   20 mph
      8:05 am    4:52 pm
    Thursday, Jan 25th
     Windy until evening and partly cloudy until afternoon.
     
    8
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    9
       60%  41%   19 mph
      8:04 am    4:54 pm

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