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Portholland Beach

Cornwall, England

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A large sandy bay that has some interesting rock pools and is surrounded by cliffs.

Portholland Beach is on The Roseland Heritage Coast, and adjacent to the South West Coast Path.


Weather and tides for Friday 22 September

Chance of rain 61%
Max temp. 15°C
(feels like 12°C)
Wind 18mph
Max UV Index
Chance of rain 33%
Min temp. 8°C
(feels like 7°C)
Wind 9mph

The tide at Portholland Beach is currently falling. Low tide will be at approximately 4:56 AM, and the next high tide will be at approximately 11:25 AM.

Today's air pollution levels are forecast to be Low

Approximate sea surface temperature:   17.2°C  

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Recommended holiday cottages near Portholland Beach

Things to do and see in the area

Caerhays Castle (0.9 miles)
Portloe (1.7 miles)
Melinsey Mill (3.5 miles)
The Lost Gardens of Heligan (4.1 miles)
Mevagissey Aquarium (4.1 miles)
Harbour Tavern (4.1 miles)
Mevagissey Harbour (4.1 miles)
Lobbs Farm Shop (4.1 miles)
Aquila Charters (4.2 miles)

All distances are approximate

Other beaches nearby

Location: Portholland

Location type: Rural

Nearest village: Portloe

OS Grid: SW959411

Country: England

Local Authority: Cornwall

Parish: Veryan

Nearest postcode: PL26 6NA

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

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