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Porthgwarra Beach

Cornwall, England


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A secluded Cove just under 3 miles southeast of Lands End.

Porthgwarra is steeped in history and tradition. Once a busy fishing village, now only one boat regularly works crab pots from here.

Porthgwarra Beach is on the Penwith Heritage Coast, and adjacent to the South West Coast Path.

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Weather and tides for Wednesday 22 November

Today
Chance of rain 89%
Max temp. 15°C
(feels like 9°C)
Wind 40mph
Max UV Index
Tonight
Chance of rain 86%
Min temp. 9°C
(feels like 5°C)
Wind 27mph

The tide at Porthgwarra Beach is currently rising. High tide will be at approximately 6:21 AM, and the next low tide will be at approximately 12:53 PM.

Today's air pollution levels are forecast to be Low

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Location: Porthgwarra

Location type: Village

Nearest village: St Levan

OS Grid: SW372215

Country: England

Local Authority: Cornwall Council

Parish: St Levan

Nearest postcode: TR19 6JR

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

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