"Sittin' on the dock of the bay"

Sharrow Beach

Sharrow beach is in Whitsand Bay on the south coast of Cornwall. It is a small sand and rock cove approximately 300 metres wide, backed by steep cliffs, and Sharrow Point headland to the east.

Beach type: Sand and rock

Nearest town: Tregonhawke

Local authority: Cornwall Council

OS Grid Reference: SX393520

Awards

Marine Conservation Society Recommended

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Things to see and do near Sharrow Beach

  • Antony Woodland Gardens and Woodland Walk (3m)
  • Mount Edgcumbe House and Park (4m)
  • Mount Wise Swimming Pool (4m)
  • Mary Newman's Cottage (5m)
  • Plymouth Pavilions Ice Rink (5m)
  • West Hoe Park (5m)
  • Tinside Lido (5m)
  • Theatre Royal (5m)
  • Curious About Plymouth (5m)
  • Merchant's House Museum (5m)

Tourist Information

Plymouth (Plymouth Mayflower)
Tourist Information Centre
Plymouth Mayflower Centre
3-5 The Barbican
Plymouth
Devon
England
PL1 2LR

Phone 01752 306 330
Email barbicantic@plymouth.gov.uk
http://www.plymouth.gov.uk

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Weather and Tides

Forecast for Wednesday 22 November

06:00


Chance of rain 6%
Max temp. 14°C
(feels like 8°C)
Wind 10mph, gusting to 12mph.
SSW
Pressure 1001
Humidity 99%
UV Index n/a
Air Quality

09:00


Chance of rain 11%
Max temp. 14°C
(feels like 9°C)
Wind 9mph, gusting to 12mph.
SSW
Pressure 999
Humidity 91%
UV Index
Air Quality

12:00


Chance of rain 10%
Max temp. 15°C
(feels like 8°C)
Wind 11mph, gusting to 14mph.
SSW
Pressure 995
Humidity 88%
UV Index
Air Quality

15:00


Chance of rain 50%
Max temp. 15°C
(feels like 8°C)
Wind 11mph, gusting to 15mph.
SSW
Pressure 991
Humidity 86%
UV Index
Air Quality

18:00


Chance of rain 77%
Max temp. 14°C
(feels like 8°C)
Wind 11mph, gusting to 15mph.
SSW
Pressure 988
Humidity 88%
UV Index n/a
Air Quality

21:00


Chance of rain 68%
Max temp. 14°C
(feels like 9°C)
Wind 8mph, gusting to 12mph.
SSW
Pressure 986
Humidity 90%
UV Index n/a
Air Quality
Low Tide
01:28 GMT
High Tide
07:32 GMT
Low Tide
13:46 GMT
High Tide
19:48 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 Sharrow Beach

Small rural and unspoilt beach with large number of rocky outcrops. Beware high tide when this part of coast divides into small coves. Very popular with locals and visitors. Easy access with car park.

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