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Charlestown West Beach

Cornwall, England

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A sand and pebble beach to the west of the harbour.

Charlestown has a Georgian harbour that may be recognised from several film and television programmes. There are beaches either side of the harbour, of which the west beach is the smaller.

Charlestown West Beach is adjacent to the South West Coast Path.

Shingle Pebbles Rock

Weather and tides for Saturday 18 May

Chance of rain 11%
Max temp. 19°C
(feels like 17°C)
Wind 11mph
Max UV Index
Chance of rain 35%
Min temp. 13°C
(feels like 13°C)
Wind 7mph

The tide at Charlestown West Beach is currently rising. High tide will be at approximately 3:05 PM, and the next low tide will be at approximately 9:13 PM.

Today's air pollution levels are forecast to be Low

Approximate sea surface temperature:   13.3°C  

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Recommended holiday cottages near Charlestown West Beach

Things to do and see in the area

Historic Port of Charlestown (0.1 miles)
Pinetum Gardens (0.8 miles)
Cornwall Football Golf (1.2 miles)
St Austell Brewery (1.6 miles)
Pentewan Valley Cycle Hire (2.9 miles)
Wheal Martyn (3.2 miles)
Lobbs Farm Shop (3.9 miles)
The Lost Gardens of Heligan (4 miles)
Mevagissey Museum (4.3 miles)

All distances are approximate

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Location: Charlestown

Location type: Urban

OS Grid: SX038514

Country: England

Local Authority: Cornwall

Parish: St Austell Bay

Nearest postcode: PL25 3NJ

(for sat-nav purposes only, a beach does not have a postal address!)

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Visitor information for Charlestown West Beach, Cornwall, England. Weather, tides, visitor comments, beach facilities, photos, nearest postcode, beach information and nearby accommodation.

British Beaches is a Good Stuff website. Sat, 18 May 2024 11:22:50 +0100