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Place Category: Beaches
North Sands beach can be found to the south of Salcombe between two headlands in an Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty (AONB), and adjacent to the ruins of Salcombe (Fort Charles) Castle.
The beach at North Sands is a small beach with fine sand that all but disappears at high tide.
Limited parking and facilities inculde toilets, shop and cafe.
North Sands Beach allows dogs.
North Sands Beach Weather Forecast
Light rain on Saturday, with temperatures peaking at 20°C on Saturday.Mostly cloudy throughout the day.Today's Forecast
12->171% 68% 7 mph
5:19 am 9:07 pmPartly cloudy throughout the day.Wednesday, May 24th
13->180% 55% 1 mph
5:18 am 9:08 pmPartly cloudy until evening.Thursday, May 25th
12->180% 32% 9 mph
5:17 am 9:09 pmClear throughout the day.Friday, May 26th
13->190% 7% 12 mph
5:16 am 9:10 pmLight rain starting in the afternoon, continuing until evening.Saturday, May 27th
12->2072% 35% 6 mph
5:15 am 9:12 pmMostly cloudy throughout the day.Sunday, May 28th
12->154% 79% 11 mph
5:14 am 9:13 pmClear throughout the day.Monday, May 29th
11->153% 8% 7 mph
5:13 am 9:14 pmClear throughout the day.Tuesday, May 30th
11->153% 4% 4 mph
5:12 am 9:15 pm
North Sands Beach Tide Times
North Sands 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