Blackpool Sands Beach

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 and has been awarded a regional Seaside Award.Blackpool Sands Beach is a Blue Flag Beach
Blackpool Sands Beach has dog restrictions.
Blackpool Sands does not allow dogs during the summer.

Why not check other beaches nearby as we have 2 beaches at Stoke Fleming, 96 beaches in Devon, or check our list of Devon Dog Friendly Beaches.

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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 19℃ to 22.1℃ with wind speed 2.8 m/sec (ENE)
Thursday, Aug 18
Expect a temp in the range 15.9℃ to 16.9℃ with wind speed 3 m/sec (NNE)
Friday, Aug 19
Expect a temp in the range 16.6℃ to 19.1℃ with wind speed 5.6 m/sec (WSW)
Saturday, Aug 20
Expect a temp in the range 15.4℃ to 16.8℃ with wind speed 4.5 m/sec (W)
Sunday, Aug 21
Expect a temp in the range 17℃ to 17.4℃ with wind speed 4 m/sec (WSW)
Monday, Aug 22
Expect a temp in the range 19.1℃ to 19.3℃ with wind speed 7.6 m/sec (WSW)
Tuesday, Aug 23
Expect a temp in the range 16.1℃ to 17.1℃ with wind speed 4.3 m/sec (W)

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

Blackpool Sands Beach Tide Times

Tide times are available at around 600 locations and the closest location to Blackpool Sands Beach is at DARTMOUTH 3.90 km (2.43 miles) away. Tides are displayed beneath for up to 7 days and we list both high and low water times along with the height.

Wed 17 Aug
   Low Tide at 04:11 (Height 0.65m)
   High Tide at 10:41 (Height 4.48m)
   Low Tide at 16:24 (Height 0.92m)
   High Tide at 22:47 (Height 4.55m)
Thu 18 Aug
   Low Tide at 04:44 (Height 1.04m)
   High Tide at 11:09 (Height 4.25m)
   Low Tide at 16:57 (Height 1.31m)
   High Tide at 23:14 (Height 4.24m)
Fri 19 Aug
   Low Tide at 05:17 (Height 1.46m)
   High Tide at 11:39 (Height 4.01m)
   Low Tide at 17:35 (Height 1.71m)
   High Tide at 23:47 (Height 3.92m)
Sat 20 Aug
   Low Tide at 05:57 (Height 1.85m)
   High Tide at 12:20 (Height 3.78m)
   Low Tide at 18:25 (Height 2.06m)
   High Tide at 00:36 (Height 3.63m)
Sun 21 Aug
   Low Tide at 06:56 (Height 2.15m)
   High Tide at 13:26 (Height 3.62m)
   Low Tide at 19:36 (Height 2.26m)
Mon 22 Aug
   High Tide at 02:06 (Height 3.46m)
   Low Tide at 08:12 (Height 2.25m)
   High Tide at 15:04 (Height 3.65m)
   Low Tide at 21:02 (Height 2.21m)
Tue 23 Aug
   High Tide at 03:53 (Height 3.56m)
   Low Tide at 09:37 (Height 2.10m)
   High Tide at 16:20 (Height 3.88m)
   Low Tide at 22:25 (Height 1.93m)

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