Broadsands beach, Paington, Devon
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    Broadsands Beach Information

    Broadsands beach is a beautiful sweep of fine red sands, between rocky headlands. This beach is an ideal beach for families with children, the long promenade is lined with colourful beach huts and gives a level walk to both ends of the beach.

    This beach is a favoured starting point for coastal walkers.

    Facilities at the beach include parking, toilets, food, beach huts, deckchair and pedalo hire.

    Devon also has a similarly named beach near Watermouth between Ilfracombe and Combe Martin on Devon’s North Coast, click here for Broadsands beach, Ilfracombe.

    Broadsands Beach has been awarded a regional Seaside Award.

    Broadsands Beach has dog restrictions. Bovisand Bay beach does not allow dogs in the summer.

    Why not check other beaches nearby as we have 6 beaches around Paignton, 95 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.
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  • Weather


    7-day Weather Forecast


    Light rain tomorrow through next Monday, with high temperatures bottoming out at 9°C on Thursday.

    Today's Forecast
     Mostly cloudy throughout the day.
     
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      8:04 am    4:11 pm
    Tuesday, Dec 11th
     Mostly cloudy throughout the day.
     
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       44%  90%   12 mph
      8:05 am    4:11 pm

    Wednesday, Dec 12th
     Light rain overnight.
     
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       83%  73%   13 mph
      8:06 am    4:11 pm
    Thursday, Dec 13th
     Rain and windy in the morning.
     
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       95%  81%   2 mph
      8:07 am    4:11 pm

    Friday, Dec 14th
     Light rain in the afternoon and overnight.
     
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       74%  86%   10 mph
      8:08 am    4:11 pm
    Saturday, Dec 15th
     Windy until evening and rain until afternoon.
     
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       93%  59%   19 mph
      8:09 am    4:12 pm

    Sunday, Dec 16th
     Windy in the morning and rain starting in the evening.
     
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       73%  46%   17 mph
      8:10 am    4:12 pm
    Monday, Dec 17th
     Rain in the morning.
     
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       89%  48%   11 mph
      8:11 am    4:12 pm

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