"Sittin' on the dock of the bay"

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.


Weather and tides for Wednesday 23 August

Chance of rain 5%
Max temp. 18°C
(feels like 16°C)
Wind 11mph
Max UV Index
Chance of rain 2%
Min temp. 14°C
(feels like 13°C)
Wind 9mph

The tide at Porthleven West Beach is currently rising. High tide will be at approximately 6:33 AM, and the next low tide will be at approximately 1:15 PM.

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Location: Porthleven

Location type: Town

OS Grid: SW632252

Country: England

Local Authority: Cornwall Council

Parish: Porthleven

Nearest postcode: TR13 9EU

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British Beaches is a Good Stuff website. Wed, 23 Aug 2017 05:19:53 +0100