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Plymouth Hoe (East) beach has a small pebble section with rocks below Plymouth Hoe low limestone cliffs. The Hoe is a large south facing open public space including a statue of Sir Francis Drake with magnificent views of Plymouth Sound, Drake’s Island, and across the Hamoaze to Mount Edgcumbe in Cornwall.
The name derives from the Anglo-Saxon word Hoe, a sloping ridge shaped like an inverted foot and heel.
Parking, toilets, food
We have no dog information for Plymouth Hoe East beach.
We have no current information on dog restrictions for Plymouth Hoe East Beach.
- Water Quality
Bathing Water QualityWater 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
Rain on Wednesday through Saturday, with temperatures peaking at 13°C on Thursday.Mostly cloudy throughout the day.Today's Forecast
9->1142% 70% 3 mph
7:38 am 4:28 pmOvercast throughout the day.Monday, Nov 20th
10->1239% 93% 17 mph
7:40 am 4:27 pmOvercast throughout the day.Tuesday, Nov 21st
10->1243% 99% 16 mph
7:41 am 4:26 pmDangerously windy throughout the day and rain starting in the evening.Wednesday, Nov 22nd
11->1374% 94% 26 mph
7:43 am 4:25 pmMostly cloudy throughout the day and windy starting in the evening.Thursday, Nov 23rd
11->1380% 72% 25 mph
7:44 am 4:24 pmRain and windy in the morning.Friday, Nov 24th
10->1381% 97% 22 mph
7:46 am 4:23 pmDangerously windy in the morning and mostly cloudy starting in the evening.Saturday, Nov 25th
7->1061% 45% 16 mph
7:47 am 4:22 pmOvercast throughout the day.Sunday, Nov 26th
7->1128% 93% 16 mph
7:49 am 4:21 pm