Seaton Beach

Seaton beach is a mile long pebble beach, gently sloping and safe to swim. At low tide you can see some coarse sand patches.

At the top of the beach is the Esplanade, a flat paved walk 1,160 metres in length stretching from Axmouth Harbour at the eastern end of the bay to the Chine café towards the western end. In the winter or when risk of flooding barriers may be in place meaning you have to use steps to progress along the esplanade.

Parking and facilities within Seaton itself.

Seaton Beach has been awarded a regional Seaside Award.

Dog Friendly Beach?

Seaton Beach has dog restrictions.
Dog bins are provided and dogs are welcome all year on the second beach zone.

Why not check other beaches nearby as we have 96 beaches in Devon, or check our list of Devon Dog Friendly Beaches.

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Seaton Beach Photos

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Seaton Beach 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.

7 Day Weather Forecast

Expect a temp in the range 2.8℃ to 4.1℃ with wind speed 7.8 m/sec (N)
Friday, Jan 27fair_night
Expect a temp in the range 2.3℃ to 3.2℃ with wind speed 6.8 m/sec (N)
Saturday, Jan 28partlycloudy_night
Expect a temp in the range 1.6℃ to 2.4℃ with wind speed 4.3 m/sec (N)
Sunday, Jan 29lightrain
Expect a temp in the range 3.3℃ to 6.1℃ with wind speed 1.7 m/sec (NW)
Monday, Jan 30cloudy
Expect a temp in the range 6.2℃ to 9.3℃ with wind speed 5.3 m/sec (W)
Tuesday, Jan 31fair_night
Expect a temp in the range 3.2℃ to 7.4℃ with wind speed 2.2 m/sec (W)
Wednesday, Feb 01cloudy
Expect a temp in the range 5.2℃ to 9.3℃ with wind speed 5.9 m/sec (WNW)

Seaton weather forecast from Yr, delivered by the Norwegian Meteorological Institute and NRK

Seaton Beach Tide Times

Tide times are available at around 600 locations and the closest location to Seaton Beach is at Lyme Regis 9.80 km (6.09 miles) away. Tides are displayed beneath for up to 7 days and we list both high and low water times along with the height. These times are not adjusted for BST.

Thu 26 Jan
   Low Tide at 02:55 (Height 0.76m)
   High Tide at 09:46 (Height 4.44m)
   Low Tide at 15:27 (Height 0.80m)
   High Tide at 22:07 (Height 3.95m)
Fri 27 Jan
   Low Tide at 03:40 (Height 0.98m)
   High Tide at 10:27 (Height 4.18m)
   Low Tide at 16:13 (Height 1.04m)
   High Tide at 22:46 (Height 3.74m)
Sat 28 Jan
   Low Tide at 04:26 (Height 1.25m)
   High Tide at 11:10 (Height 3.86m)
   Low Tide at 17:02 (Height 1.30m)
   High Tide at 23:27 (Height 3.51m)
Sun 29 Jan
   Low Tide at 05:16 (Height 1.51m)
   High Tide at 11:56 (Height 3.51m)
   Low Tide at 17:56 (Height 1.53m)
Mon 30 Jan
   High Tide at 00:14 (Height 3.29m)
   Low Tide at 06:15 (Height 1.73m)
   High Tide at 12:48 (Height 3.20m)
   Low Tide at 19:01 (Height 1.69m)
Tue 31 Jan
   High Tide at 01:10 (Height 3.12m)
   Low Tide at 07:29 (Height 1.85m)
   High Tide at 13:55 (Height 2.97m)
   Low Tide at 20:07 (Height 1.74m)
Wed 01 Feb
   High Tide at 02:20 (Height 3.03m)
   Low Tide at 08:39 (Height 1.83m)
   High Tide at 15:23 (Height 2.89m)
   Low Tide at 21:08 (Height 1.68m)

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