"Sittin' on the dock of the bay"

Beacon Cove Beach

Beacon Cove is on the south coast of Devon at Torquay. It is a small pebbled cove, approximately 500 metres wide, near the town centre next to Torquay Harbour.

Beach type: Pebble

Nearest town: Babbacombe

Local authority: Torbay Borough Council

OS Grid Reference: SX920630

Awards

Marine Conservation Society Recommended

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Things to see and do near Beacon Cove Beach

  • Living Coasts (0m)
  • Torquays Dinosaur World (0m)
  • AMF Torquay (0m)
  • Quasar Torquay (0m)
  • Rainbow Funhouse (0m)
  • Torquay Museum (0m)
  • The Riviera International Centre (1m)
  • Waves Leisure Pool (1m)
  • Tore Abbey (1m)
  • Torre Abbey Historic House and Gallery (1m)
  • Play Cafe (1m)
  • Kents Cavern (1m)
  • The Boulder Bunker (1m)
  • Cockington Country Park (2m)
  • Bygones Victorian Museum (2m)
  • Babbacombe Model Village (2m)
  • Cockington Court (2m)
  • Paignton Pier (2m)
  • Paignton and Dartmouth Steam Railway (2m)
  • Dartmouth Steam Rail and River Boat Co (2m)
  • Kirkham House (2m)
  • Devon Activities (3m)
  • Splashdown Quaywest Waterpark (3m)
  • Quaywest (3m)
  • Occombe Farm (3m)
  • Torquay Alpine Ski Club (3m)
  • Paignton Zoo (3m)
  • The Golden Hind at Brixham (4m)
  • The Deep Exhibition (4m)
  • Wizz Kidz (4m)

Tourist Information

Torquay
Tourist Information Centre
5 Vaughan Parade
Devon
England
TQ2 5JG

Phone 0844 474 2233
http://www.englisriviera.co.uk/

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Weather and Tides

Forecast for Friday 20 October

06:00


Chance of rain 0%
Max temp. 12°C
(feels like 9°C)
Wind 5mph, gusting to 9mph.
W
Pressure 1006
Humidity 83%
UV Index n/a
Air Quality

09:00


Chance of rain 0%
Max temp. 12°C
(feels like 9°C)
Wind 4mph, gusting to 6mph.
WSW
Pressure 1009
Humidity 69%
UV Index
Air Quality

12:00


Chance of rain 4%
Max temp. 14°C
(feels like 11°C)
Wind 4mph, gusting to 6mph.
SW
Pressure 1009
Humidity 62%
UV Index
Air Quality

15:00


Chance of rain 4%
Max temp. 15°C
(feels like 11°C)
Wind 5mph, gusting to 8mph.
SSW
Pressure 1007
Humidity 71%
UV Index
Air Quality

18:00


Chance of rain 46%
Max temp. 16°C
(feels like 11°C)
Wind 8mph, gusting to 11mph.
S
Pressure 1004
Humidity 81%
UV Index n/a
Air Quality

21:00


Chance of rain 84%
Max temp. 15°C
(feels like 11°C)
Wind 6mph, gusting to 9mph.
SSW
Pressure 1002
Humidity 90%
UV Index n/a
Air Quality
High Tide
07:23 BST
(06:23 GMT)
Low Tide
13:13 BST
(12:13 GMT)
High Tide
19:35 BST
(18:35 GMT)

Important! Tide times are for the nearest measurement point and may not be accurate for this location. You should not rely on these times for anything other than a broad indication of when the tide will be at its highest or lowest.

In particular, these tide times are not suitable for navigational use. Accurate tide forecasts require complex calculations and detailed local information. If you intend to engage in any activity for which tidal information is important for safety reasons (including sailing, powerboating, diving, and surfing) then you should obtain professional data.

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This small pebbled cove adjacent to the harbour and close to the town centre provides some respite from the bustle of a busy resort.

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