It is a remote pebble beach, approximately 240 metres wide, backed by cliffs. There is a stream flowing across the beach to the sea.
Sand Shingle Pebbles
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The tide at Porthoustock Beach is currently falling. Low tide will be at approximately 4:06 PM, and the next high tide will be at approximately 10:09 PM.
Today's air pollution levels are forecast to be Low
Approximate sea surface temperature: 11.4°CDetailed weather and tides »
There is free parking near the beach but please do not obstruct local fishermen's boats.
No lifeguard cover at this beach
Excellent water quality
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Porthkerris Divers (0.7 miles)
Roskilly's (1.1 miles)
St Keverne Parish Church (1.1 miles)
Coverack Harbour (2.6 miles)
Glendurgan Garden (4.4 miles)
Trebah Garden (4.4 miles)
Helford River Cruises (4.6 miles)
Cornwall Segway (5 miles)
Maenporth to Swanpool Path Walk (5 miles)
Kennack Sands Beaches (5.5 miles)
The Five Pilchards Inn (120 yards)
All distances are approximate
around 6 miles southwest as the seagull flies, around 9 miles by road.
around 7 miles southwest as the seagull flies, around 10 miles by road.
just over a mile northwest as the seagull flies, around 2 miles by road.
around 2 miles north-northwest as the seagull flies, around 4 miles by road.
Location type: Rural
Nearest village: Porthallow
OS Grid: SW807217
Local Authority: Cornwall
Parish: St. Keverne
Nearest postcode: TR12 6QW
(for sat-nav purposes only, a beach does not have a postal address!)
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