A stream runs down the middle of the beach to the sea. The beach is popular with families and surfers.
Portreath Beach is adjacent to the South West Coast Path.
Bay Sand Shingle
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The tide at Portreath Beach is currently falling. Low tide will be at approximately 1:07 AM, and the next high tide will be at approximately 7:10 AM.
Today's air pollution levels are forecast to be Low
Approximate sea surface temperature: 10.1°CDetailed weather and tides »
There is a private car park holding around 100 cars. There is a charge for parking here.
Seasonal ban in place between Easter Sunday and 30th September (7:00am-7:00pm).
Beach cleaned daily during the summer.
Daily - 21st May - 25th September
Excellent water quality
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Tehidy Country Park (1.4 miles)
Wheal Coates Tin Mine (4 miles)
South West Coast Path - Godrevy Head (4.6 miles)
Godrevy Head (4.6 miles)
Cornwall Tour (5.2 miles)
Godrevy (5.3 miles)
Koru Kayaking (5.7 miles)
All distances are approximate
around 3 miles northeast as the seagull flies, around 5 miles by road.
around 6 miles southwest as the seagull flies, around 10 miles by road.
around 6 miles west-southwest as the seagull flies, around 7 miles by road.
around 7 miles southwest as the seagull flies, around 10 miles by road.
around 14 miles southwest as the seagull flies, around 17 miles by road.
around 9 miles west-southwest as the seagull flies, around 14 miles by road.
Location type: Village
OS Grid: SW653453
Local Authority: Cornwall
Nearest postcode: TR16 4PH
(for sat-nav purposes only, a beach does not have a postal address!)
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