Bovisand Bay beach, Plymouth, Devon
  • Profile

    Bovisand Bay Beach Information

    Bovisand Bay beach is a sheltered sandy bay with cliffs on either side. Popular with locals and visiting families with a large expanse of sand for ball games at low tide.

    The beach is situated in a valley with a holiday park on the coast path not too far from Plymouth

    Surfing beach that does not get too busy but the best time is in the winter.

    Facilities at the beach are above the beach on the north side and include car parking, toilets, cafe/shop.

    Bovisand Bay Beach has dog restrictions. No dogs April to October.

    Why not check other beaches nearby as we have 7 beaches around Plymouth, 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.
  • Tides
  • Weather

    7-day Weather Forecast

    Light rain today through Tuesday, with high temperatures bottoming out at 7°C on Friday.

    Today's Forecast
     Mostly cloudy throughout the day and windy overnight.
       90%  90%   14 mph
      8:08 am    4:14 pm
    Thursday, Dec 13th
     Windy until afternoon and mostly cloudy throughout the day.
       85%  98%   24 mph
      8:09 am    4:14 pm

    Friday, Dec 14th
     Light rain overnight.
       34%  65%   16 mph
      8:10 am    4:14 pm
    Saturday, Dec 15th
     Rain until evening and windy starting in the afternoon.
       100%  95%   20 mph
      8:11 am    4:14 pm

    Sunday, Dec 16th
     Rain starting in the afternoon.
       76%  56%   13 mph
      8:12 am    4:14 pm
    Monday, Dec 17th
     Dangerously windy starting in the evening and light rain overnight.
       53%  45%   14 mph
      8:12 am    4:15 pm

    Tuesday, Dec 18th
     Rain in the morning and afternoon and windy until evening.
       99%  94%   25 mph
      8:13 am    4:15 pm
    Wednesday, Dec 19th
     Foggy in the morning.
       71%  60%   13 mph
      8:14 am    4:15 pm

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  • Reviews

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