"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 29 March

06:00


Chance of rain 18%
Max temp. 11°C
(feels like 8°C)
Wind 5mph, gusting to 8mph.
SSW
Pressure 1020
Humidity 95%
UV Index n/a
Air Quality

09:00


Chance of rain 14%
Max temp. 12°C
(feels like 8°C)
Wind 6mph, gusting to 9mph.
SSW
Pressure 1020
Humidity 93%
UV Index
Air Quality

12:00


Chance of rain 12%
Max temp. 12°C
(feels like 8°C)
Wind 6mph, gusting to 10mph.
SSW
Pressure 1020
Humidity 92%
UV Index
Air Quality

15:00


Chance of rain 13%
Max temp. 12°C
(feels like 9°C)
Wind 6mph, gusting to 9mph.
SSW
Pressure 1020
Humidity 92%
UV Index
Air Quality

18:00


Chance of rain 14%
Max temp. 12°C
(feels like 9°C)
Wind 6mph, gusting to 9mph.
SSW
Pressure 1020
Humidity 90%
UV Index
Air Quality

21:00


Chance of rain 70%
Max temp. 12°C
(feels like 8°C)
Wind 6mph, gusting to 9mph.
SSW
Pressure 1020
Humidity 91%
UV Index n/a
Air Quality
Low Tide
01:31 BST
(00:31 GMT)
High Tide
07:38 BST
(06:38 GMT)
Low Tide
13:54 BST
(12:54 GMT)
High Tide
20:00 BST
(19:00 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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