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Wembury Beach

Devon, England

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A sandy cove with rockpools which is backed by low cliffs.

Located down a quite country lane, this beach is absolutely fantastic for spotting some of the UK's most colourful shore life. Wembury marine centre also hosts rock pool rambles for kids during the Summer.

Wembury Beach is on the South Devon Heritage Coast, and adjacent to the South West Coast Path.


Weather and tides for Friday 29 September

Chance of rain 4%
Max temp. 19°C
(feels like 16°C)
Wind 11mph
Max UV Index
Chance of rain 5%
Min temp. 11°C
(feels like 10°C)
Wind 2mph

The tide at Wembury Beach is currently rising. High tide will be at approximately 6:47 PM, and the next low tide will be at approximately 1:07 AM tomorrow.

Approximate sea surface temperature:   16.4°C  

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Recommended holiday cottages near Wembury Beach

Things to do and see in the area

Plymouth Sound (1.6 miles)
Barbican Theatre (4.1 miles)
The Barbican (4.2 miles)
Plymouth Gin Distillery (4.3 miles)
Plymouth Boat Trips (4.3 miles)
Naval Memorial (4.3 miles)
Plymouth Hoe (4.3 miles)
Plymouth Synagogue (4.4 miles)
Le Vignoble Plymouth (4.7 miles)

All distances are approximate

Other beaches nearby

Location: Knighton

Location type: Town

OS Grid: SX517483

County: Devon

Country: England

Local Authority: South Hams

Parish: Wembury

Nearest postcode: PL9 0HS

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Visitor information for Wembury Beach, Devon, England. Weather, tides, visitor comments, beach facilities, photos, nearest postcode, beach information and nearby accommodation.

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