Chapel Porth is on the north coast of Cornwall, approximately three kilometres from St Agnes. At high tide the beach is a small sand and shingle cove approximately 130 metres wide. At low tide a large stretch of sandy beach approximately one kilometre wide is exposed between Tubby's Head and the neighbouring beach at Porthtowan. The beach is backed by large moorland covered cliffs which are dotted with caves and several natural arches.
Chapel Porth Beach is on the St Agnes Heritage Coast, and adjacent to the South West Coast Path.
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The tide at Chapel Porth Beach is currently falling. Low tide will be at approximately 5:51 PM, and the next high tide will be at approximately 11:47 PM.
Today's air pollution levels are forecast to be Low
Approximate sea surface temperature: 13°CDetailed weather and tides »
Pay & display National Trust car park - free for members.
Seasonal ban in place between Easter Sunday and 30th September.
Everyone helps keep the beaches clean in summer. Monthly beach cleans in the winter.
Daily - 21st May - 25th September
Excellent water quality
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All distances are approximate
around 2 miles northeast as the seagull flies, around 3 miles by road.
around 5 miles northeast as the seagull flies, around 6 miles by road.
around 11 miles southeast as the seagull flies, around 14 miles by road.
around 10 miles southwest as the seagull flies, around 18 miles by road.
Location type: Rural
Nearest village: Porthtowan
OS Grid: SW697495
Local Authority: Cornwall
Parish: St. Agnes
Nearest postcode: TR5 0NS
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