"Sittin' on the dock of the bay"

Mawgan Porth Beach

Mawgan Porth is on the north coast of Cornwall. It is a rural, sandy beach, approximately 720 metres wide, backed by sand dunes and cliffs. The River Menalhyl flows across the beach to the sea.

Beach type: Sand

Nearest town: Newquay

Local authority: Cornwall Council

OS Grid Reference: SW848673

Awards

Marine Conservation Society Recommended

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Things to see and do near Mawgan Porth Beach

  • St Eval Kart Circuit (1m)
  • Lusty Glaze (3m)
  • Pure Comedy Club (4m)
  • Newquay Zoo (4m)
  • 'Waterworld' (4m)
  • Blue Reef Aquarium (4m)
  • Buccaneer Bay (4m)
  • Tunnels Through Time (4m)
  • Jungle Jacks Newquay (4m)
  • Cornwall Pearl (4m)
  • Oasis Fun Pool (5m)
  • Cornwall’s Crealy Great Adventure Park (5m)
  • Cornish Birds Of Prey Centre (5m)
  • Trevilley Farm Shop (5m)

Tourist Information

Newquay
Tourist Information Centre
Municipal Offices
Marcus Hill
Cornwall
England
TR7 1BD

Phone 01637 854 020
Email newquay.tic@cornwall.gov.uk
http://www.visitnewquay.org/

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Weather

Forecast for Thursday 25 April

06:00


Chance of rain 9%
Max temp. 9°C
(feels like 6°C)
Wind 4mph, gusting to 6mph.
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Pressure 990
Humidity 91%
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Air Quality

09:00


Chance of rain 12%
Max temp. 11°C
(feels like 7°C)
Wind 6mph, gusting to 8mph.
SSW
Pressure 993
Humidity 77%
UV Index
Air Quality

12:00


Chance of rain 36%
Max temp. 12°C
(feels like 9°C)
Wind 5mph, gusting to 8mph.
SSW
Pressure 995
Humidity 65%
UV Index
Air Quality

15:00


Chance of rain 33%
Max temp. 12°C
(feels like 9°C)
Wind 5mph, gusting to 8mph.
SSW
Pressure 997
Humidity 65%
UV Index
Air Quality

18:00


Chance of rain 26%
Max temp. 12°C
(feels like 9°C)
Wind 4mph, gusting to 6mph.
SSW
Pressure 999
Humidity 72%
UV Index
Air Quality

21:00


Chance of rain 4%
Max temp. 10°C
(feels like 7°C)
Wind 3mph, gusting to 5mph.
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Pressure 1001
Humidity 88%
UV Index n/a
Air Quality
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Tell us what you think about Mawgan Porth Beach

Rural west facing long flat sandy beach, exposed to Atlantic swells. Cliffs to the north and south, and at low tide a number of caves and coves are exposed. River on south side flowing into the sea. Highly popular with families and surfers.

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