"Sittin' on the dock of the bay"

Bigbury on Sea (South) Beach

Bigbury-on-Sea South is close to the mouth of the River Avon on the south coast of Devon. The beach is approximately 450 metres wide, and at low tide Burgh Island is accessible across the causeway.

Beach type: Sandy

Nearest town: Bigbury

Local authority: Devon County Council

OS Grid Reference: SX651440

Awards

Marine Conservation Society Recommended

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Things to see and do near Bigbury on Sea (South) Beach

  • Cookworthy Museum (5m)
  • Salcombe Maritime and Local History Museum (6m)
  • Overbecks Museum and Garden (6m)
  • Dartmoor Zoological Park (10m)
  • Saltram House and Gardens (10m)
  • Woodlands Leisure Park (11m)
  • The Green House Visitor Centre (11m)
  • Plym Valley Railway (11m)
  • Plymouth Ski Centre (12m)
  • Drakes Den (13m)

Tourist Information

Modbury
Tourist Information Centre
5 Modbury Court
Church Street
Devon
England
PL21 0QR

Phone 01548 830 159
Email enquiries001@modburytic.org.uk
http://www.visitsouthdevon.co.uk/

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Weather

Forecast for Wednesday 22 May

06:00


Chance of rain 0%
Max temp. 9°C
(feels like 8°C)
Wind 1mph, gusting to 2mph.
NNW
Pressure 1021
Humidity 87%
UV Index
Air Quality

09:00


Chance of rain 0%
Max temp. 13°C
(feels like 13°C)
Wind 1mph, gusting to 2mph.
SW
Pressure 1021
Humidity 67%
UV Index
Air Quality

12:00


Chance of rain 0%
Max temp. 14°C
(feels like 13°C)
Wind 2mph, gusting to 3mph.
SSW
Pressure 1020
Humidity 68%
UV Index
Air Quality

15:00


Chance of rain 0%
Max temp. 14°C
(feels like 13°C)
Wind 2mph, gusting to 3mph.
SSW
Pressure 1020
Humidity 70%
UV Index
Air Quality

18:00


Chance of rain 0%
Max temp. 13°C
(feels like 12°C)
Wind 2mph, gusting to 3mph.
W
Pressure 1019
Humidity 76%
UV Index
Air Quality

21:00


Chance of rain 3%
Max temp. 10°C
(feels like 10°C)
Wind 1mph, gusting to 2mph.
WSW
Pressure 1020
Humidity 93%
UV Index n/a
Air Quality
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Accomodation near Bigbury on Sea (South) Beach

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With a sandy beach at the mouth of the South Devon Avon, Bigbury-on-Sea is connected to Burgh Island, which is just off the beach, by a causeway passable at low tide; At high tide a sea tractor transports passengers to and from the island.

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