"Sittin' on the dock of the bay"

Porth Joke Beach

Sandy unspoilt beach in a sheltered bay. Porth Joke is just south of Fistral Bay in Newquay, between Kelsey Head and West Petnre. Nicknamed Polly Joke by locals, the beach is a 15 minute walk from Crantock car park.

Beach type: Sand

Nearest town: Newquay

Local authority: Cornwall Council

OS Grid Reference: SW771605

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Things to see and do near Porth Joke Beach

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

Forecast for Friday 24 March

06:00


Chance of rain 14%
Max temp. 7°C
(feels like 3°C)
Wind 5mph, gusting to 8mph.
ENE
Pressure 1023
Humidity 91%
UV Index n/a
Air Quality

09:00


Chance of rain 2%
Max temp. 9°C
(feels like 6°C)
Wind 5mph, gusting to 7mph.
E
Pressure 1026
Humidity 83%
UV Index
Air Quality

12:00


Chance of rain 6%
Max temp. 11°C
(feels like 8°C)
Wind 4mph, gusting to 6mph.
ENE
Pressure 1028
Humidity 77%
UV Index
Air Quality

15:00


Chance of rain 7%
Max temp. 11°C
(feels like 9°C)
Wind 4mph, gusting to 6mph.
ENE
Pressure 1028
Humidity 75%
UV Index
Air Quality

18:00


Chance of rain 3%
Max temp. 11°C
(feels like 8°C)
Wind 4mph, gusting to 5mph.
NE
Pressure 1028
Humidity 79%
UV Index
Air Quality

21:00


Chance of rain 0%
Max temp. 9°C
(feels like 6°C)
Wind 5mph, gusting to 6mph.
NE
Pressure 1029
Humidity 85%
UV Index n/a
Air Quality
High Tide
02:17 GMT
Low Tide
08:46 GMT
High Tide
14:45 GMT
Low Tide
21:11 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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Sandy unspoilt beach in a sheltered bay. Porth Joke is just south of Fistral Bay in Newquay, between Kelsey Head and West Petnre. Nicknamed Polly Joke by locals, the beach is a 15 minute walk from Crantock car park.

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