Goodrington Sands Beach

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 at Paignton, 96 beaches in Devon, or check our list of Devon Dog Friendly Beaches.

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Goodrington Sands 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.

7 Day Weather Forecast

Expect a temp in the range 16.4℃ to 16.7℃ with wind speed 4.5 m/sec (SE)
Tuesday, Oct 04
Expect a temp in the range 14℃ to 15.3℃ with wind speed 4.4 m/sec (SW)
Wednesday, Oct 05
Expect a temp in the range 16℃ to 16.4℃ with wind speed 9.5 m/sec (SW)
Thursday, Oct 06
Expect a temp in the range 11℃ to 12.5℃ with wind speed 4.1 m/sec (WSW)
Friday, Oct 07
Expect a temp in the range 13.5℃ to 13.9℃ with wind speed 6.2 m/sec (SW)
Saturday, Oct 08
Expect a temp in the range 11.4℃ to 12.4℃ with wind speed 4.2 m/sec (W)
Sunday, Oct 09
Expect a temp in the range 9.4℃ to 10.5℃ with wind speed 2.2 m/sec (W)

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

Goodrington Sands Beach Tide Times

Tide times are available at around 600 locations and the closest location to Goodrington Sands Beach is at Greenway Quay 4.83 km (3.00 miles) away. Tides are displayed beneath for up to 7 days and we list both high and low water times along with the height. These times are not adjusted for BST.

Mon 03 Oct
   Low Tide at 04:29 (Height 1.75m)
   High Tide at 11:13 (Height 3.98m)
   Low Tide at 17:23 (Height 1.94m)
   High Tide at 23:47 (Height 3.71m)
Tue 04 Oct
   Low Tide at 05:45 (Height 2.08m)
   High Tide at 12:32 (Height 3.85m)
   Low Tide at 19:03 (Height 2.07m)
Wed 05 Oct
   High Tide at 01:22 (Height 3.59m)
   Low Tide at 07:38 (Height 2.17m)
   High Tide at 14:06 (Height 3.94m)
   Low Tide at 20:42 (Height 1.80m)
Thu 06 Oct
   High Tide at 03:09 (Height 3.81m)
   Low Tide at 09:06 (Height 1.88m)
   High Tide at 15:32 (Height 4.24m)
   Low Tide at 21:48 (Height 1.32m)
Fri 07 Oct
   High Tide at 04:28 (Height 4.24m)
   Low Tide at 10:07 (Height 1.45m)
   High Tide at 16:36 (Height 4.62m)
   Low Tide at 22:39 (Height 0.84m)
Sat 08 Oct
   High Tide at 05:21 (Height 4.68m)
   Low Tide at 10:57 (Height 1.05m)
   High Tide at 17:26 (Height 4.96m)
   Low Tide at 23:23 (Height 0.45m)
Sun 09 Oct
   High Tide at 06:04 (Height 5.02m)
   Low Tide at 11:42 (Height 0.74m)
   High Tide at 18:09 (Height 5.19m)

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