"Sittin' on the dock of the bay"

Porthoustock Beach

Porthoustack is on the south coast of Cornwall. It is a remote pebble beach, approximately 240 metres wide, backed by cliffs. There is a stream flowing across the beach to the sea.

Beach type: Pebble

Nearest town: St Keverne

Local authority: Cornwall Council

OS Grid Reference: SW807216

Awards

Marine Conservation Society Recommended

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Things to see and do near Porthoustock Beach

  • Coverack Windsurfing Centre (3m)
  • The Camel Centre (4m)
  • Glendurgan Garden (4m)
  • Trebah Gardens (4m)
  • Goonhilly Earth Station Experience (5m)
  • Trelowarren House (6m)
  • Pendennis Castle (6m)
  • Ocean Bowl Tenpin Bowling Centre (7m)
  • Ships and Castles Fun Pool (7m)
  • National Maritime Museum Cornwall (7m)

Tourist Information

Falmouth
Fal River Visitor Information Centre
11 Market Strand
Prince of Wales Pier
Cornwall
England
TR11 3DF

Phone 0905 3254 534
http://www.falmouth.co.uk/

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Weather

Forecast for Thursday 13 December

06:00


Chance of rain 61%
Max temp. 8°C
(feels like 4°C)
Wind 5mph, gusting to 11mph.
SE
Pressure 1006
Humidity 98%
UV Index n/a
Air Quality

09:00


Chance of rain 93%
Max temp. 8°C
(feels like 3°C)
Wind 8mph, gusting to 11mph.
ESE
Pressure 1006
Humidity 93%
UV Index
Air Quality

12:00


Chance of rain 53%
Max temp. 8°C
(feels like 3°C)
Wind 8mph, gusting to 12mph.
ESE
Pressure 1007
Humidity 92%
UV Index
Air Quality

15:00


Chance of rain 53%
Max temp. 8°C
(feels like 3°C)
Wind 7mph, gusting to 10mph.
ESE
Pressure 1009
Humidity 89%
UV Index
Air Quality

18:00


Chance of rain 17%
Max temp. 8°C
(feels like 3°C)
Wind 7mph, gusting to 10mph.
ESE
Pressure 1012
Humidity 83%
UV Index n/a
Air Quality

21:00


Chance of rain 45%
Max temp. 8°C
(feels like 4°C)
Wind 6mph, gusting to 8mph.
ESE
Pressure 1014
Humidity 79%
UV Index n/a
Air Quality
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Accomodation near Porthoustock Beach

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A small pebble beach backed by low green cliffs. The beach is close to the famous Mannacles rocks and a working gravel pit.

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