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Porthminster Beach

Cornwall, England

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Porthminster is on the north coast of Cornwall.

It is a sandy beach resort, approximately 1. 1 kilometres wide, with a gentle slope making it easily accessible.


Weather and tides for Wednesday 20 March

Chance of rain 10%
Max temp. 12°C
(feels like 10°C)
Wind 7mph
Max UV Index
Chance of rain 10%
Min temp. 9°C
(feels like 9°C)
Wind 4mph

The tide at Porthminster Beach is currently falling. Low tide will be at approximately 11:00 AM, and the next high tide will be at approximately 4:50 PM.

Today's air pollution levels are forecast to be Low

Approximate sea surface temperature:   10.1°C  

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Recommended holiday cottages near Porthminster Beach

Things to do and see in the area

Kidz R Us (0.4 miles)
Escape Time - St Ives (0.5 miles)
Barbara Hepworth Museum and Sculpture Garden (0.5 miles)
Cornwall Coast Path (0.9 miles)
Godrevy (3.8 miles)
South West Coast Path - Godrevy Head (4.3 miles)

Places to eat near Porthminster Beach

The Mex (280 yards)
The Cornish Deli (260 yards)
Cellar Bistro (130 yards)
The Pier Coffee Bar (130 yards)
Moomaid of Zennor (210 yards)
Mount Zion Coffee (160 yards)
Silco Searoom (130 yards)
The Digey Food Room (240 yards)

All distances are approximate

Other beaches nearby

Location: St Ives

Location type: Town

OS Grid: SW521400

Country: England

Local Authority: Cornwall

Parish: St. Ives

Nearest postcode: TR26 2DR

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

British Beaches is a Good Stuff website. Wed, 20 Mar 2019 08:13:37 +0000