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Place Category: Beaches
North Sands beach can be found to the south of Salcombe between two headlands in an Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty (AONB), and adjacent to the ruins of Salcombe (Fort Charles) Castle.
The beach at North Sands is a small beach with fine sand that all but disappears at high tide.
Limited parking and facilities inculde toilets, shop and cafe.
North Sands Beach allows dogs.
North Sands Beach 7-day Weather Forecast
Light rain tomorrow through next Friday, with temperatures rising to 18°C on Monday.Drizzle overnight.Today's Forecast
7->169% 40% 15 mph
7:02 am 7:15 pmMostly cloudy in the morning.Saturday, Sep 23rd
13->1715% 51% 14 mph
7:04 am 7:13 pmLight rain starting in the afternoon.Sunday, Sep 24th
14->1733% 81% 8 mph
7:05 am 7:11 pmLight rain in the morning.Monday, Sep 25th
13->1830% 51% 7 mph
7:07 am 7:08 pmMostly cloudy starting in the evening.Tuesday, Sep 26th
12->179% 14% 5 mph
7:08 am 7:06 pmMostly cloudy throughout the day.Wednesday, Sep 27th
12->1717% 76% 8 mph
7:10 am 7:04 pmLight rain starting in the afternoon.Thursday, Sep 28th
13->1736% 99% 12 mph
7:11 am 7:02 pmRain in the morning.Friday, Sep 29th
13->1845% 80% 4 mph
7:13 am 6:59 pm
North Sands Beach Tide Times
North Sands Beach 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.
Photos from around the surrounding area