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Bigbury-on-Sea South Beach

(Bigbury-on-Sea East Beach)

Devon, England


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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.

Bigbury-on-Sea South Beach is on the South Devon Heritage Coast, and adjacent to the South West Coast Path.

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Weather and tides for Wednesday 22 May

Tonight
Chance of rain 16%
Min temp. 8°C
(feels like 9°C)
Wind 4mph
Tomorrow (Thursday)
Chance of rain 4%
Max temp. 14°C
(feels like 13°C)
Wind 7mph
Max UV Index

The tide at Bigbury-on-Sea South Beach is currently rising. High tide will be at approximately 9:17 PM, and the next low tide will be at approximately 3:29 AM tomorrow.

Today's air pollution levels are forecast to be Low

Approximate sea surface temperature:   12.3°C  

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Recommended holiday cottages near Bigbury-on-Sea South Beach

Things to do and see in the area

Burgh Island (0.2 miles)
South West Coast Path - Burgh Island (0.3 miles)
The Dolphin Inn Pub and B&B (2.5 miles)
South Devon Chilli Farm (4.7 miles)
Sea Kayak Salcombe (6.1 miles)
Salcombe to Bolt Head Walk (6.2 miles)

All distances are approximate

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Location: Bigbury-on-Sea

Location type: Village

OS Grid: SX653441

County: Devon

Country: England

Local Authority: South Hams

Parish: Bigbury

Nearest postcode: TQ7 4BJ

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