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Place Category: Beaches
Challaborough beach is a popular family and surfing beach offering a predominantly left-hand point break. It has a horseshoe shaped bay with a sand bar protecting the entrance and is split by a small stream. The beach has views of Burgh Island.
Popular with for diving with several wrecks along the nearby coastline.
Facilities include disabled access, slipways and lifeguards patrol most of the year.
Challaborough Beach is a Blue Flag Beach.
Dogs are banned from the beach during the summer months.
Challaborough Beach Weather Forecast
Light rain on Friday through Tuesday, with temperatures peaking at 20°C on Sunday.Mostly cloudy until afternoon.Today's Forecast
13->191% 47% 0 mph
5:18 am 9:09 pmClear throughout the day.Thursday, May 25th
13->190% 11% 11 mph
5:17 am 9:10 pmLight rain overnight.Friday, May 26th
14->1951% 21% 13 mph
5:16 am 9:11 pmDrizzle in the morning.Saturday, May 27th
13->1866% 72% 4 mph
5:15 am 9:12 pmLight rain starting in the evening.Sunday, May 28th
11->2057% 69% 5 mph
5:14 am 9:13 pmLight rain starting in the afternoon.Monday, May 29th
12->1855% 99% 4 mph
5:13 am 9:15 pmRain until afternoon.Tuesday, May 30th
10->1775% 78% 8 mph
5:13 am 9:16 pmMostly cloudy until evening.Wednesday, May 31st
6->152% 64% 3 mph
5:12 am 9:17 pm
Challaborough Beach Tide Times
Challaborough Beach Water quality
Samples are taken at regular intervals during the bathing season and at the end of the season the water quality is classified as:
- Excellent: the highest classification meaning the water is cleanest
- Good: generally good water quality
- Sufficient: meets minimum standards
- Poor: You are advised not to swim. The beach will stay open and an action plan should be in place to improve the water quality.
Photos from around the surrounding area