"Sittin' on the dock of the bay"

Par Beach

Par is on the south coast of Cornwall. It is a large sandy beach resort, approximately one kilometre wide, backed by sand dunes. The Polmear Stream flows across the beach into the sea.

Beach type: Sand

Nearest town: St Austell

Local authority: Cornwall Council

OS Grid Reference: SX085530

Awards

Marine Conservation Society Recommended

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Things to see and do near Par Beach

  • Wingz Bird and Animal Sanctuary (2m)
  • Kidzworld Indoor Play (2m)
  • St Catherine's Castle (2m)
  • Eden Project (3m)
  • Pine Lodge Gardens & Nursery (3m)
  • Fowey Aquarium (3m)
  • Cornwall FootballGolf Park (3m)
  • Charlestown Shipwreck Centre (3m)
  • Charlestown Shipwreck and Heritage Centre (3m)
  • St Austell Brewery Visitor Centre (4m)
  • Kids Kingdom Ltd (4m)
  • Ozzell Bowl (5m)

Tourist Information

Fowey
Tourist Information Centre
5 South Street
Cornwall
England
PL23 1AR

Phone 01726 833 616
Email info@fowey.co.uk
http://www.fowey.co.uk

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Weather

Forecast for Wednesday 21 November

06:00


Chance of rain 0%
Max temp. 1°C
(feels like 0°C)
Wind 0mph, gusting to 3mph.
N
Pressure 1005
Humidity 84%
UV Index n/a
Air Quality

09:00


Chance of rain 1%
Max temp. 2°C
(feels like -0°C)
Wind 1mph, gusting to 2mph.
NE
Pressure 1006
Humidity 85%
UV Index
Air Quality

12:00


Chance of rain 41%
Max temp. 6°C
(feels like 5°C)
Wind 2mph, gusting to 3mph.
E
Pressure 1008
Humidity 86%
UV Index
Air Quality

15:00


Chance of rain 8%
Max temp. 8°C
(feels like 6°C)
Wind 2mph, gusting to 4mph.
SE
Pressure 1009
Humidity 84%
UV Index
Air Quality

18:00


Chance of rain 11%
Max temp. 8°C
(feels like 6°C)
Wind 3mph, gusting to 5mph.
SE
Pressure 1011
Humidity 84%
UV Index n/a
Air Quality

21:00


Chance of rain 44%
Max temp. 9°C
(feels like 6°C)
Wind 3mph, gusting to 7mph.
SE
Pressure 1013
Humidity 83%
UV Index n/a
Air Quality
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A large sheltered sandy beach bordered by sand dunes, a brackish lagoon and Par Harbour.

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