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Newquay Great Western Beach

Cornwall, England


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A beautiful sheltered sandy beach surrounded by high cliffs.

The beach is fully tidal and completely covered at high tide. It is popular with surfers who want to avoid the heavy swells at Fistral beach. It is quieter than the neighbouring Towan beach.

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Weather and tides for Thursday 21 June

Today
Chance of rain 0%
Max temp. 15°C
(feels like 12°C)
Wind 18mph
Max UV Index
Tonight
Chance of rain 0%
Min temp. 10°C
(feels like 8°C)
Wind 11mph

The tide at Newquay Great Western Beach is currently falling. Low tide will be at approximately 7:40 AM, and the next high tide will be at approximately 1:33 PM.

Today's air pollution levels are forecast to be Low

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Location: Newquay

Location type: Urban

OS Grid: SW814619

Country: England

Local Authority: Cornwall Council

Parish: Newquay

Nearest postcode: TR7 1SW

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

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