Preston Sands beach is a red sandy beach and at low tide you will find rock pools at the northern end. Further along it joins Paignton promenade and Paignton Sands that stretches right along the front to Paignton Harbour.
Facilities include parking, toilets, disabled visitors’ facilities with disabled access to beach, cafe/restaurant, beach huts, deckchair hire, slipway, promenade and pier.
Preston Sands, dogs banned during the summer but exercise area provided.
- 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.
Our weather forecast for Paignton in Devon
Today (Sunday, Mar 07)
Expect a temperature in the range 2℃ to 4.4℃ with a wind speed 3.5 m/sec (NNE)
Monday, Mar 08
Expect a temperature in the range 1℃ to 1.8℃ with a wind speed 3.1 m/sec (NNW)
Tuesday, Mar 09
Expect a temperature in the range -0.4℃ to 0.1℃ with a wind speed 1.8 m/sec (NW)
Wednesday, Mar 10
Expect a temperature in the range 7.1℃ to 7.8℃ with a wind speed 8.6 m/sec (SSW)
Thursday, Mar 11
Expect a temperature in the range 9.4℃ to 11.2℃ with a wind speed 13.9 m/sec (SW)
Friday, Mar 12
Expect a temperature in the range 6.8℃ to 7.3℃ with a wind speed 7.8 m/sec (WSW)
Saturday, Mar 13
Expect a temperature in the range 8.3℃ to 8.9℃ with a wind speed 11.9 m/sec (SW)
Weather forecast from Yr, delivered by the Norwegian Meteorological Institute and NRK
Our tide forecast for Preston Sands Beach in Devon.
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