"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 Friday 21 September

06:00


Chance of rain 5%
Max temp. 11°C
(feels like 8°C)
Wind 6mph, gusting to 8mph.
WNW
Pressure 1010
Humidity 77%
UV Index n/a
Air Quality

09:00


Chance of rain 4%
Max temp. 14°C
(feels like 9°C)
Wind 7mph, gusting to 10mph.
W
Pressure 1013
Humidity 66%
UV Index
Air Quality

12:00


Chance of rain 5%
Max temp. 15°C
(feels like 9°C)
Wind 8mph, gusting to 11mph.
W
Pressure 1015
Humidity 58%
UV Index
Air Quality

15:00


Chance of rain 31%
Max temp. 15°C
(feels like 10°C)
Wind 7mph, gusting to 11mph.
WNW
Pressure 1016
Humidity 62%
UV Index
Air Quality

18:00


Chance of rain 1%
Max temp. 14°C
(feels like 10°C)
Wind 6mph, gusting to 9mph.
W
Pressure 1018
Humidity 70%
UV Index
Air Quality

21:00


Chance of rain 0%
Max temp. 13°C
(feels like 10°C)
Wind 4mph, gusting to 7mph.
W
Pressure 1020
Humidity 73%
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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