Goodrington Sands Beach

Beaches Seaside Award


Goodrington Sands is mainly a sandy beach and at low tide there are rock pools to explore.

During the summer season the local steam train can be seen running along the back of south sands beach.

Facilities include cafe/restaurant, beach huts, toilets, disabled visitors’ facilities and disabled access to beach, deckchair hire, pedalo hire, slipway, promenade.

Goodrington Sands Beach has been awarded a regional Seaside Award.

Goodrington Sands Beach has dog restrictions. Goodrington Sands, No dogs in the summer.

Why not check other beaches nearby as we have 6 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.


Goodrington Sands Beach 7 day weather forecast, weather in Paignton, Devon

Expect a temp in the range 7.3℃ to 11.7℃ with wind speed 4.4 m/sec (W)
Friday, Jan 28
Expect a temp in the range 2.5℃ to 3.8℃ with wind speed 3 m/sec (N)
Saturday, Jan 29
Expect a temp in the range 10.1℃ to 10.8℃ with wind speed 6.3 m/sec (WSW)
Sunday, Jan 30
Expect a temp in the range 3.3℃ to 8.1℃ with wind speed 2.5 m/sec (N)
Monday, Jan 31
Expect a temp in the range 6.4℃ to 7.9℃ with wind speed 8.8 m/sec (WNW)
Tuesday, Feb 01
Expect a temp in the range 3.5℃ to 7.7℃ with wind speed 2.9 m/sec (W)
Wednesday, Feb 02
Expect a temp in the range 8.1℃ to 9.1℃ with wind speed 4.2 m/sec (W)

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


Goodrington Sands Beach tide times.

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