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Porthtowan Beach

Cornwall, England


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Porthtowan is on the north coast of Cornwall.

It is a sandy beach resort, approximately 370 metres wide, backed by cliffs. There is a stream that disperses over the sand in the centre of the beach.

Porthtowan Beach is adjacent to the South West Coast Path.

Sand

Weather and tides for Thursday 13 December

Today
Chance of rain 59%
Max temp. 8°C
(feels like 3°C)
Wind 27mph
Max UV Index
Tonight
Chance of rain 11%
Min temp. 6°C
(feels like 2°C)
Wind 20mph

The tide at Porthtowan Beach is currently rising. High tide will be at approximately 8:48 PM, and the next low tide will be at approximately 3:02 AM tomorrow.

Today's air pollution levels are forecast to be Low

Approximate sea surface temperature:   12.1°C  

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Recommended holiday cottages near Porthtowan Beach

Things to do and see in the area

Wheal Coates Tin Mine (1.3 miles)
Koru Kayaking (2.8 miles)
Tehidy Country Park (4.1 miles)
Cornwall Tour (4.4 miles)
Healey's Cornish Cyder Farm (5.1 miles)
Ticket to Ride Surf School (5.6 miles)

All distances are approximate

Other beaches nearby

Location: Porthtowan

Location type: Village

OS Grid: SW690481

Country: England

Local Authority: Cornwall

Parish: St. Agnes

Nearest postcode: TR4 8AW

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

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