Wildersmouth Beach



Wildersmouth beach is one of Ilfracombe two beaches and is a small rocky bay with shingle and sand that all but disappears at high tide. This bay is sheltered and peaceful with high sided cliffs.

Take the walk up the zig-zagging path to the top of Capstone Hill where you have great views along the coast and Ilfracombe itself.

Car parking and Ilfracombe has lots of facilities just a short walk away.

We have no dog information for Wildersmouth beach.

We have no current information on dog restrictions for Wildersmouth Beach.

Why not check other beaches nearby as we have 6 beaches around Ilfracombe, 96 beaches in Devon, or check our list of Devon Dog Friendly Beaches.

Beach 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.


Wildersmouth Beach 7 day weather forecast, weather in Ilfracombe, Devon

Expect a temp in the range 11℃ to 11.7℃ with wind speed 3.8 m/sec (WSW)
Tuesday, May 24
Expect a temp in the range 9.2℃ to 10.1℃ with wind speed 4.7 m/sec (WNW)
Wednesday, May 25
Expect a temp in the range 11.1℃ to 11.8℃ with wind speed 5.5 m/sec (WSW)
Thursday, May 26
Expect a temp in the range 11.4℃ to 12℃ with wind speed 5 m/sec (WNW)
Friday, May 27
Expect a temp in the range 12.5℃ to 13℃ with wind speed 6.5 m/sec (WSW)
Saturday, May 28
Expect a temp in the range 9.9℃ to 11.6℃ with wind speed 2.3 m/sec (NNE)
Sunday, May 29
Expect a temp in the range 11.7℃ to 13.3℃ with wind speed 1.2 m/sec (E)

Ilfracombe weather forecast from Yr, delivered by the Norwegian Meteorological Institute and NRK


Wildersmouth Beach tide times.

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