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Porth Kidney Beach

(Porth Kidney Sands)

Cornwall, England

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A beautiful 1.

5km sandy beach backed by an expanse of sand dunes. An ideal retreat for those who dislike the resort beaches. The beach suffers from occasional litter and fishing debris.

Porth Kidney Beach is adjacent to the South West Coast Path.


Weather and tides for Wednesday 29 June

Chance of rain 77%
Max temp. 17°C
(feels like 15°C)
Wind 11mph
Max UV Index
Chance of rain 61%
Min temp. 11°C
(feels like 10°C)
Wind 7mph

The tide at Porth Kidney Beach is currently falling. Low tide will be at approximately 12:24 PM, and the next high tide will be at approximately 6:19 PM.

Today's air pollution levels are forecast to be Low

Approximate sea surface temperature:   14.6°C  

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Recommended holiday cottages near Porth Kidney Beach

Things to do and see in the area

Cornwall Coast Path (1.1 miles)
Kidz R Us (1.9 miles)
Escape Time - St Ives (1.9 miles)
Barbara Hepworth Museum and Sculpture Garden (1.9 miles)
Godrevy (2.9 miles)
South West Coast Path - Godrevy Head (3.9 miles)

All distances are approximate

Other beaches nearby

Location: Carbis Bay

Location type: Town

OS Grid: SW540385

Country: England

Local Authority: Cornwall

Parish: St. Ives

Nearest postcode: TR26 3GN

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

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