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Par Beach

(Par Sands)

Cornwall, England

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Par is on the south coast of Cornwall.

It is a large sandy beach resort, approximately one kilometre wide, backed by sand dunes. The Polmear Stream flows across the beach into the sea.

Par Beach is adjacent to the South West Coast Path.


Weather and tides for Sunday 5 December

Chance of rain 67%
Min temp. 5°C
(feels like 4°C)
Wind 2mph
Tomorrow (Monday)
Chance of rain 56%
Max temp. 11°C
(feels like 8°C)
Wind 16mph
Max UV Index

The tide at Par Beach is currently falling. Low tide will be at approximately 12:34 AM tomorrow, and the next high tide will be at approximately 6:38 AM tomorrow.

Today's air pollution levels are forecast to be Low

Approximate sea surface temperature:   12.3°C  

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Recommended holiday cottages near Par Beach

Things to do and see in the area

Pinetum Gardens (2.3 miles)
Cornwall Football Golf (2.4 miles)
Encounter Cornwall (2.6 miles)
Historic Port of Charlestown (2.8 miles)
Fowey Aquarium (2.9 miles)
Fowey Town Tours (2.9 miles)
Bodinnick Ferry (2.9 miles)
Fowey Estuary (2.9 miles)
Fowey River Trips and Sea Cruises (2.9 miles)

All distances are approximate

Other beaches nearby

Location: Par

Location type: Town

OS Grid: SX081532

Country: England

Local Authority: Cornwall

Parish: Tywardreath and Par

Nearest postcode: PL24 2AS

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

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

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