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Porthleven West Beach

Cornwall, England


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A small mainly shingle beach in a bay backed by cliffs.

It is home to the Porthleven Reef Break. Only experienced surfers should use this break as it is very dangerous.

Porthleven West Beach is adjacent to the South West Coast Path.

Shingle

Weather and tides for Friday 19 October

Today
Chance of rain 13%
Max temp. 16°C
(feels like 16°C)
Wind 2mph
Max UV Index
Tonight
Chance of rain 14%
Min temp. 10°C
(feels like 10°C)
Wind 4mph

The tide at Porthleven West Beach is currently rising. High tide will be at approximately 1:51 PM, and the next low tide will be at approximately 8:22 PM.

Today's air pollution levels are forecast to be Low

Approximate sea surface temperature:   14.1°C  

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Recommended holiday cottages near Porthleven West Beach

Things to do and see in the area

Vertical Blue Adventures (0.3 miles)
Porthleven Harbour (0.3 miles)
Four Crows Gallery (0.4 miles)
Loe Pool (0.9 miles)
The Blue Anchor (2.1 miles)
Helston Museum (2.2 miles)
Flambards Theme Park (2.5 miles)
Dan Joel Surf School (3.9 miles)
Newton Equestrian Holidays (4.4 miles)

Places to eat near Porthleven West Beach

The Atlantic Inn (270 yards)
Nauti But Ice (290 yards)
Ship Inn (200 yards)
Harbour View Cafe (230 yards)

All distances are approximate

Other beaches nearby

Location: Porthleven

Location type: Town

OS Grid: SW631252

Country: England

Local Authority: Cornwall

Parish: Porthleven

Nearest postcode: TR13 9EQ

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