"Sittin' on the dock of the bay"

Maenporth Beach

Maenporth is on the south coast of Cornwall. It is a remote, sheltered sandy beach, approximately 200 metres wide, surrounded by low hills.

Beach type: Sand

Nearest town: Falmouth

Local authority: Cornwall Council

OS Grid Reference: SW790295

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Things to see and do near Maenporth Beach

  • Trebah Gardens (2m)
  • Glendurgan Garden (2m)
  • Falmouth Aquarium (2m)
  • National Maritime Museum Cornwall (2m)
  • Falmouth Boat Hire (2m)
  • Orca Sea Safaris (2m)
  • Falmouth Art Gallery (2m)
  • Ocean Bowl Tenpin Bowling Centre (2m)
  • Ships and Castles Fun Pool (2m)
  • Pendennis Castle (3m)
  • Raze the Roof Indoor Play Centre (3m)
  • Black Paw Laser Storm (3m)
  • BF Adventure (3m)
  • Mylor Sailing School (4m)

Tourist Information

Falmouth
Fal River Visitor Information Centre
11 Market Strand
Prince of Wales Pier
Cornwall
England
TR11 3DF

Phone 0905 3254 534
http://www.falmouth.co.uk/

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Weather and Tides

Forecast for Sunday 28 May

06:00


Chance of rain 5%
Max temp. 12°C
(feels like 10°C)
Wind 2mph, gusting to 3mph.
NNE
Pressure 1018
Humidity 95%
UV Index
Air Quality

09:00


Chance of rain 8%
Max temp. 14°C
(feels like 13°C)
Wind 3mph, gusting to 4mph.
E
Pressure 1018
Humidity 81%
UV Index
Air Quality

12:00


Chance of rain 49%
Max temp. 14°C
(feels like 12°C)
Wind 3mph, gusting to 5mph.
ENE
Pressure 1016
Humidity 86%
UV Index
Air Quality

15:00


Chance of rain 35%
Max temp. 15°C
(feels like 13°C)
Wind 3mph, gusting to 6mph.
E
Pressure 1015
Humidity 85%
UV Index
Air Quality

18:00


Chance of rain 42%
Max temp. 15°C
(feels like 13°C)
Wind 3mph, gusting to 5mph.
E
Pressure 1013
Humidity 85%
UV Index
Air Quality

21:00


Chance of rain 41%
Max temp. 15°C
(feels like 14°C)
Wind 2mph, gusting to 3mph.
E
Pressure 1013
Humidity 90%
UV Index n/a
Air Quality
Low Tide
02:10 BST
(01:10 GMT)
High Tide
07:56 BST
(06:56 GMT)
Low Tide
14:31 BST
(13:31 GMT)
High Tide
20:14 BST
(19:14 GMT)

Important! Tide times are for the nearest measurement point and may not be accurate for this location. You should not rely on these times for anything other than a broad indication of when the tide will be at its highest or lowest.

In particular, these tide times are not suitable for navigational use. Accurate tide forecasts require complex calculations and detailed local information. If you intend to engage in any activity for which tidal information is important for safety reasons (including sailing, powerboating, diving, and surfing) then you should obtain professional data.

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Small sheltered cove, popular with holiday makers and locals alike.

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