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Place Category: Beaches
Blackpool Sands is a privately managed beach in a sheltered bay surrounded pines. Unlike the name suggests you actually don’t get sand but fine shingle.
Excellent safe family beach.
Cafe, shop, lifeguard patrol, bathing raft, toilets and showers, disabled facilities, hire of kayaks, wet suits, snorkels and boogie boards.
Blackpool Sands Beach is a Blue Flag Beach.
No dogs during the summer.
Blackpool Sands Beach 7-day Weather Forecast
Light rain today through Monday, with temperatures bottoming out at 13°C on Sunday.Rain and windy starting in the evening.Today's Forecast
10->1475% 68% 13 mph
7:46 am 6:14 pmDangerously windy throughout the day and light rain starting in the afternoon, continuing until evening.Saturday, Oct 21st
10->1494% 75% 29 mph
7:47 am 6:12 pmWindy until afternoon and partly cloudy throughout the day.Sunday, Oct 22nd
9->1344% 54% 24 mph
7:49 am 6:10 pmBreezy until afternoon and overcast throughout the day.Monday, Oct 23rd
12->1666% 96% 22 mph
7:51 am 6:08 pmOvercast throughout the day and breezy in the morning.Tuesday, Oct 24th
13->1647% 100% 18 mph
7:52 am 6:06 pmMostly cloudy throughout the day.Wednesday, Oct 25th
12->1548% 92% 11 mph
7:54 am 6:04 pmMostly cloudy throughout the day.Thursday, Oct 26th
12->1642% 57% 13 mph
7:56 am 6:03 pmMostly cloudy throughout the day.Friday, Oct 27th
13->1653% 92% 12 mph
7:57 am 6:01 pm
Blackpool Sands Beach Tide Times
Blackpool 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.
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