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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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The tide at Newquay Great Western Beach is currently rising. High tide will be at approximately 4:54 AM, and the next low tide will be at approximately 11:25 AM.
Today's air pollution levels are forecast to be Low
Approximate sea surface temperature: 11°CDetailed weather and tides »
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Bodyboard-Holidays (0.3 miles)
Newquay Activity Centre (0.3 miles)
The Escape Surf School (0.4 miles)
Newquay Water Sports Centre (0.4 miles)
Vertical Descents Cornwall (0.4 miles)
Blue Wings Surf School (0.7 miles)
Bare Feet Coasteer (0.8 miles)
Fistral Beach Surf School (0.8 miles)
Quiksilver Surf School Newquay (1.2 miles)
All distances are approximate
less than a mile northeast as the seagull flies, less than a mile by road.
around 3 miles northeast as the seagull flies, around 3 miles by road.
around 3 miles west-southwest as the seagull flies, around 6 miles by road.
Location type: Urban
OS Grid: SW814619
Local Authority: Cornwall
Nearest postcode: TR7 1SW
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