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Paignton Preston Sands

(Paignton North Beach)

Devon, England

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Paignton Preston Sands is on the south coast of Devon.

It is a sandy beach, approximately 800 metres wide, backed by a large town green.

Paignton Preston Sands is adjacent to the South West Coast Path.


Weather and tides for Tuesday 23 April

Chance of rain 53%
Min temp. 12°C
(feels like 11°C)
Wind 2mph
Tomorrow (Wednesday)
Chance of rain 91%
Max temp. 14°C
(feels like 11°C)
Wind 13mph
Max UV Index

The tide at Paignton Preston Sands is currently falling. Low tide will be at approximately 3:49 AM tomorrow, and the next high tide will be at approximately 10:11 AM tomorrow.

Today's air pollution levels are forecast to be Moderate

Approximate sea surface temperature:   11.3°C  

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Recommended holiday cottages near Paignton Preston Sands

Things to do and see in the area

Dartmouth Steam Railway and River Boat Company (0.8 miles)
Cockington (1.4 miles)
Torre Abbey Leisure Park (1.6 miles)
Western Lady Ferry Service (1.7 miles)
The Lorrens Ladies Spa (2.8 miles)
Kents Cavern (2.8 miles)
Babbacombe Cliff Railway (3 miles)
Babbacombe Theatre (3 miles)
Babbacombe Model Village (3 miles)
Brixham Battery Heritage Centre (3.4 miles)

All distances are approximate

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Location: Preston, Paignton

Location type: Urban

OS Grid: SX896617

Country: England

Local Authority: Torbay

Nearest postcode: TQ3 2NU

(for sat-nav purposes only, a beach does not have a postal address!)

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Visitor information for Paignton Preston Sands, Devon, England. Weather, tides, visitor comments, beach facilities, photos, nearest postcode, beach information and nearby accommodation.

British Beaches is a Good Stuff website. Tue, 23 Apr 2019 22:03:10 +0100