Torre Abbey is the main Torquay beach on the promenade. A great family sandy Read more [...]
Torre Abbey is the main Torquay beach on the promenade.
A great family sandy beach in the town with some rocky sections to explore. The waters are shallow and safe and popular for watersports.
On the other side of the seafront road is a large public green, called Torre Abbey Meadows.
Facilities include pay and display parking, promenade, cafe/restaurant, toilets, disabled visitors’ facilities and beach access, deckchair hire, slipway, bowling, tennis, crazy golf, pitch and putt.
No dogs during summer season although a dog exercise area at nearby Torre Abbey Meadows.
- Water Quality
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.
7-day Weather Forecast
Rain on Wednesday through Saturday, with temperatures peaking at 13°C on Wednesday.Mostly cloudy throughout the day.Today's Forecast
8->1233% 72% 3 mph
7:36 am 4:25 pmMostly cloudy throughout the day and breezy in the morning.Monday, Nov 20th
10->1226% 89% 18 mph
7:38 am 4:24 pmOvercast throughout the day and breezy starting in the evening.Tuesday, Nov 21st
9->1241% 98% 17 mph
7:39 am 4:23 pmDangerously windy throughout the day and rain starting in the evening.Wednesday, Nov 22nd
12->1376% 95% 28 mph
7:41 am 4:22 pmWindy throughout the day and rain overnight.Thursday, Nov 23rd
12->1375% 92% 26 mph
7:42 am 4:21 pmRain in the morning and windy throughout the day.Friday, Nov 24th
10->1376% 100% 24 mph
7:44 am 4:20 pmRain in the morning and windy until afternoon.Saturday, Nov 25th
6->1059% 74% 13 mph
7:45 am 4:19 pmMostly cloudy starting in the afternoon.Sunday, Nov 26th
6->1113% 54% 16 mph
7:47 am 4:18 pm