Babbacombe Beach (Devon)

Babbacombe beach is a small beach (sand and shingle) with rock pools set beneath the cliffs at Babbacombe Downs and is operated by a private company. The promenade on Babbacombe Downs is known as the highest in England and has spectacular views.

Popular exploring the rock pools, cliffs and walks.

Popular for diving, fishing and sailing.

Cafe/Refreshments, disabled facilities, limited parking, promenade, toilets (summer only), slipway.

We have no dog information for Babbacombe beach.

We have no current information on dog restrictions for Babbacombe Beach.

Why not check other beaches nearby as we have no beaches around Torquay, 96 beaches in Devon, or check our list of Devon Dog Friendly Beaches.

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.

Our weather forecast for Torquay in Devon

Today (Sunday, Jan 24)


Expect a temperature in the range 1.1℃ to 2.2℃ with a wind speed 6.6 m/sec (WNW)

Monday, Jan 25


Expect a temperature in the range -0.2℃ to 0.6℃ with a wind speed 5.8 m/sec (NNW)

Tuesday, Jan 26


Expect a temperature in the range 2.1℃ to 3.3℃ with a wind speed 2.9 m/sec (W)

Wednesday, Jan 27


Expect a temperature in the range 7.4℃ to 8.1℃ with a wind speed 2.9 m/sec (WNW)

Thursday, Jan 28


Expect a temperature in the range 10.7℃ to 11.4℃ with a wind speed 7.5 m/sec (SW)

Friday, Jan 29


Expect a temperature in the range 8.2℃ to 9.4℃ with a wind speed 9.5 m/sec (WSW)

Saturday, Jan 30


Expect a temperature in the range 6.2℃ to 7.6℃ with a wind speed 4 m/sec (ESE)

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


Tides

Our tide forecast for Babbacombe Beach in Devon.

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