Bovisand Bay beach, Plymouth, Devon
  • About Us

    Bovisand Bay Beach Info

    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 6 beaches around Plymouth, 95 beaches in Devon, or check our list of Devon Dog Friendly Beaches.

  • Water Quality

    Bovisand Bay 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

    Bovisand Bay Beach 7-day Weather Forecast

    Light rain today through Wednesday, with temperatures rising to 12°C on Wednesday.

    Today's Forecast
     Rain overnight.
       61%  53%   17 mph
      8:08 am    4:48 pm
    Saturday, Jan 20th
     Rain in the morning and windy in the afternoon.
       94%  88%   14 mph
      8:07 am    4:49 pm

    Sunday, Jan 21st
     Windy and overcast throughout the day.
       92%  100%   19 mph
      8:06 am    4:51 pm
    Monday, Jan 22nd
     Light rain and windy in the morning.
       72%  76%   18 mph
      8:05 am    4:53 pm

    Tuesday, Jan 23rd
     Mostly cloudy throughout the day and windy overnight.
       57%  90%   20 mph
      8:04 am    4:54 pm
    Wednesday, Jan 24th
     Windy until evening and rain starting in the afternoon, continuing until evening.
       90%  100%   26 mph
      8:03 am    4:56 pm

    Thursday, Jan 25th
     Partly cloudy in the morning.
       72%  28%   19 mph
      8:01 am    4:57 pm
    Friday, Jan 26th
     Partly cloudy starting in the evening.
       41%  21%   13 mph
      8:00 am    4:59 pm

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