South Sands beach, Salcombe, Devon
  • About Us

    South Sands Beach Info

    South Sands beach is a sandy beach with fine sands.

    Limited parking, shop, cafe, pub, and a ferry is available to take you across the estuary to one of the beaches on the other side of the bay.

    We have no dog information for South Sands beach.

    We have no current information on dog restrictions for South Sands Beach.

    Why not check other beaches nearby as we have 7 beaches around Salcombe, 95 beaches in Devon, or check our list of Devon Dog Friendly Beaches.

  • Water Quality

    South Sands 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

    South Sands Beach 7-day Weather Forecast

    No precipitation throughout the week, with temperatures falling to -1°C next Tuesday.

    Today's Forecast
     Breezy and partly cloudy in the morning.
       18%  19%   18 mph
      7:18 am    5:42 pm
    Wednesday, Feb 21st
     Mostly cloudy throughout the day.
       16%  50%   13 mph
      7:16 am    5:44 pm

    Thursday, Feb 22nd
     Mostly cloudy throughout the day.
       17%  63%   15 mph
      7:14 am    5:45 pm
    Friday, Feb 23rd
     Mostly cloudy in the morning and windy starting in the afternoon.
       11%  21%   22 mph
      7:12 am    5:47 pm

    Saturday, Feb 24th
     Windy throughout the day and partly cloudy overnight.
       0%  2%   30 mph
      7:10 am    5:49 pm
    Sunday, Feb 25th
     Windy throughout the day and mostly cloudy overnight.
       0%  11%   29 mph
      7:08 am    5:51 pm

    Monday, Feb 26th
     Windy until afternoon and overcast throughout the day.
       27%  88%   25 mph
      7:06 am    5:52 pm
    Tuesday, Feb 27th
     Overcast throughout the day and windy overnight.
       24%  97%   19 mph
      7:04 am    5:54 pm

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