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Gwynver beach

Cornwall, England

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A secluded sandy beach about 100 yards long with limited access.

At high tide the beach slopes steeply into the sea and can be dangerous for swimmers. Joins with Sennen at low tide. Views to the Scilly Isles and to Brisons rocks off the coast of Cape Cornwall.

Gwynver beach is on the Penwith Heritage Coast, and adjacent to the South West Coast Path.


Weather and tides for Wednesday 27 September

Chance of rain 96%
Max temp. 18°C
(feels like 12°C)
Wind 36mph
Max UV Index
Chance of rain 9%
Min temp. 15°C
(feels like 11°C)
Wind 18mph

The tide at Gwynver beach is currently falling. Low tide will be at approximately 10:10 AM, and the next high tide will be at approximately 3:58 PM.

Today's air pollution levels are forecast to be Low

Approximate sea surface temperature:   15.9°C  

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Recommended holiday cottages near Gwynver beach

Things to do and see in the area

Sennen Surfing Centre (0.8 miles)
Smart Surf School (1 miles)
South West Coast Path - Sennen & Land's End (1 miles)
Cape Cornwall (2.4 miles)
Tour Cornwall - Day Tours (2.7 miles)
Carn Euny Ancient Village (3.2 miles)
Telegraph Museum Porthcurno (3.3 miles)
Carnewas and Bedruthan Steps (3.5 miles)
Porthcurno (3.6 miles)

Places to eat near Gwynver beach

The Blue Lagoon (270 yards)
Little Bo Cafe (140 yards)

All distances are approximate

Other beaches nearby

Location: Escalls

Location type: Village

Nearest village: Carn Towan

OS Grid: SW362275

Country: England

Local Authority: Cornwall

Parish: St. Just

Nearest postcode: TR19 7BB

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

British Beaches is a Good Stuff website. Wed, 27 Sep 2023 09:27:55 +0100