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Place Category: Beaches
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.
Babbacombe Beach 7-day Weather Forecast
Light rain today and Monday, with temperatures rising to 18°C next Saturday.Dangerously windy and mostly cloudy throughout the day.Today's Forecast
10->1484% 69% 26 mph
7:47 am 6:11 pmBreezy until afternoon and partly cloudy throughout the day.Sunday, Oct 22nd
8->1329% 46% 21 mph
7:49 am 6:10 pmBreezy until afternoon and overcast throughout the day.Monday, Oct 23rd
12->1681% 95% 18 mph
7:50 am 6:08 pmOvercast throughout the day and breezy in the morning.Tuesday, Oct 24th
14->1660% 99% 16 mph
7:52 am 6:06 pmMostly cloudy throughout the day.Wednesday, Oct 25th
12->1641% 82% 9 mph
7:54 am 6:04 pmMostly cloudy throughout the day.Thursday, Oct 26th
13->1729% 67% 7 mph
7:55 am 6:02 pmMostly cloudy throughout the day.Friday, Oct 27th
14->1612% 77% 9 mph
7:57 am 6:00 pmMostly cloudy throughout the day.Saturday, Oct 28th
14->180% 67% 10 mph
7:59 am 5:58 pm
Babbacombe Beach Tide Times
Babbacombe 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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