"Sittin' on the dock of the bay"

Porth Beach

Porth Beach is on the north coast of Cornwall. It is a rural sandy beach, approximately 230 metres wide, surrounded by cliffs with a stream flowing the across the beach to the sea.

Beach type: Sand and rocks

Nearest town: Newquay

Local authority: Cornwall Council

OS Grid Reference: SW829626

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Things to see and do near Porth Beach

  • Lusty Glaze (0m)
  • Pure Comedy Club (1m)
  • Newquay Zoo (1m)
  • 'Waterworld' (1m)
  • Jungle Jacks Newquay (1m)
  • Blue Reef Aquarium (1m)
  • Buccaneer Bay (1m)
  • Tunnels Through Time (1m)
  • Oasis Fun Pool (2m)
  • Trevilley Farm Shop (2m)
  • Cornwall Pearl (2m)
  • Dairyland Farm World (3m)
  • Lappa Valley Steam Railway (3m)
  • Holywell Bay Fun Park (4m)
  • St Eval Kart Circuit (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 Monday 27 March

06:00


Chance of rain 0%
Max temp. 8°C
(feels like 5°C)
Wind 3mph, gusting to 7mph.
ESE
Pressure 1019
Humidity 92%
UV Index n/a
Air Quality

09:00


Chance of rain 0%
Max temp. 12°C
(feels like 9°C)
Wind 4mph, gusting to 6mph.
ESE
Pressure 1020
Humidity 75%
UV Index
Air Quality

12:00


Chance of rain 0%
Max temp. 14°C
(feels like 11°C)
Wind 5mph, gusting to 7mph.
ESE
Pressure 1019
Humidity 65%
UV Index
Air Quality

15:00


Chance of rain 0%
Max temp. 15°C
(feels like 12°C)
Wind 4mph, gusting to 6mph.
ESE
Pressure 1018
Humidity 62%
UV Index
Air Quality

18:00


Chance of rain 0%
Max temp. 12°C
(feels like 10°C)
Wind 4mph, gusting to 6mph.
ESE
Pressure 1017
Humidity 75%
UV Index
Air Quality

21:00


Chance of rain 1%
Max temp. 11°C
(feels like 7°C)
Wind 5mph, gusting to 9mph.
SE
Pressure 1017
Humidity 79%
UV Index n/a
Air Quality
High Tide
05:29 BST
(04:29 GMT)
Low Tide
11:55 BST
(10:55 GMT)
High Tide
17:49 BST
(16:49 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 Porth Beach

Porth is a rural north west facing beach, narrow and with a shallow incline. Exposed to Atlantic swells. Easy access makes it popular with families and those with walking difficulties.

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