Paignton Sands Beach (Devon)

  • Information

    Paignton Sands is ideal for families as the beach has a shallow sea ideal for paddling.

    Behind the sands and the promenade is Paignton Green, a broad sweep of grass that stretches right down to the harbour and is ideal if you want to come of the beach for a picnic.

    Full facilities of Paignton with variety of amusements, pier and choice of shops and cafes and pedalos/boat hire.

    Paignton Sands Beach has been awarded a regional Seaside Award.

    We have no current information on dog restrictions for Paignton Sands Beach.

    Why not check other beaches nearby as we have no beaches around Paignton, 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.
  • Tides
  • 7 Day Weather Forecast

    Our weather forecast for Paignton in Devon is split into two widgets. The first shows a timeline containing temperature, wind, sunrise/sunset and chance of rain, whilst the second shows the forecast for the week ahead including severe weather alerts when available.



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