Bovisand Bay beach, Plymouth, Devon
  • About Us

    Bovisand Bay Beach Information

    Sheltered sandy bay with cliffs on either side. Popular with locals and visiting families and there’s a large expanse of sand for ball games at low tide.

    Situated on the coast path.

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

    Facilities include 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 and Wednesday, with high temperatures falling to 9°C next Saturday.

    Today's Forecast
     Partly cloudy throughout the day.
     
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    17
       15%  19%   6 mph
      6:11 am    8:20 pm
    Sunday, Apr 22nd
     Foggy in the morning.
     
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    12
       24%  74%   7 mph
      6:09 am    8:22 pm

    Monday, Apr 23rd
     Mostly cloudy throughout the day.
     
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    11
       22%  84%   12 mph
      6:07 am    8:24 pm
    Tuesday, Apr 24th
     Overcast throughout the day.
     
    9
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    12
       53%  97%   12 mph
      6:05 am    8:25 pm

    Wednesday, Apr 25th
     Partly cloudy throughout the day and breezy overnight.
     
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    12
       59%  51%   12 mph
      6:03 am    8:27 pm
    Thursday, Apr 26th
     Partly cloudy starting in the afternoon, continuing until evening.
     
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    12
       16%  13%   18 mph
      6:02 am    8:28 pm

    Friday, Apr 27th
     Mostly cloudy throughout the day.
     
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    12
       23%  69%   10 mph
      6:00 am    8:30 pm
    Saturday, Apr 28th
     Mostly cloudy until evening.
     
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    9
       37%  83%   11 mph
      5:58 am    8:31 pm

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