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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 Saturday 23 September

Today
Chance of rain 5%
Max temp. 17°C
(feels like 14°C)
Wind 18mph
Max UV Index
Tonight
Chance of rain 48%
Min temp. 15°C
(feels like 13°C)
Wind 11mph

The tide at Porthtowan Beach is currently rising. High tide will be at approximately 8:00 PM, and the next low tide will be at approximately 2:19 AM tomorrow.

Today's air pollution levels are forecast to be Low

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Location: Porthtowan

Location type: Village

OS Grid: SW691480

Country: England

Local Authority: Cornwall Council

Parish: St Agnes

Nearest postcode: TR4 8GY

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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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