"Sittin' on the dock of the bay"

Newquay - Towan Beach

Towan is in Newquay Bay on the north coast of Cornwall. It is a shingle beach resort approximately 300 metres wide backed by cliffs and the town of Newquay.

Beach type: Shingle

Nearest town: Newquay

Local authority: Cornwall Council

OS Grid Reference: SW810619

Awards

Marine Conservation Society Recommended

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Things to see and do near Newquay - Towan Beach

  • Blue Reef Aquarium (0m)
  • Buccaneer Bay (0m)
  • Tunnels Through Time (0m)
  • Pure Comedy Club (0m)
  • Newquay Zoo (1m)
  • 'Waterworld' (1m)
  • Lusty Glaze (1m)
  • Jungle Jacks Newquay (1m)
  • Trevilley Farm Shop (2m)
  • Oasis Fun Pool (2m)
  • Cornwall Pearl (3m)
  • Holywell Bay Fun Park (3m)
  • Lappa Valley Steam Railway (3m)
  • Dairyland Farm World (4m)

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 and Tides

Forecast for Wednesday 29 March

06:00


Chance of rain 12%
Max temp. 12°C
(feels like 9°C)
Wind 5mph, gusting to 7mph.
SSW
Pressure 1019
Humidity 92%
UV Index n/a
Air Quality

09:00


Chance of rain 14%
Max temp. 13°C
(feels like 9°C)
Wind 6mph, gusting to 9mph.
SSW
Pressure 1019
Humidity 91%
UV Index
Air Quality

12:00


Chance of rain 42%
Max temp. 13°C
(feels like 10°C)
Wind 6mph, gusting to 9mph.
SSW
Pressure 1019
Humidity 90%
UV Index
Air Quality

15:00


Chance of rain 14%
Max temp. 14°C
(feels like 10°C)
Wind 6mph, gusting to 9mph.
SSW
Pressure 1018
Humidity 88%
UV Index
Air Quality

18:00


Chance of rain 78%
Max temp. 13°C
(feels like 9°C)
Wind 6mph, gusting to 9mph.
SSW
Pressure 1018
Humidity 90%
UV Index
Air Quality

21:00


Chance of rain 53%
Max temp. 12°C
(feels like 9°C)
Wind 5mph, gusting to 8mph.
SSW
Pressure 1019
Humidity 93%
UV Index n/a
Air Quality
High Tide
06:49 BST
(05:49 GMT)
Low Tide
13:13 BST
(12:13 GMT)
High Tide
19:08 BST
(18:08 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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Tell us what you think about Newquay - Towan Beach

The beach, backed by a sea wall, is completely tide washed. It has Newquay Harbour and the island flanking two sides, and a grass amenity area overlooks the beach from the town side.

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