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Praa Sands East Beach

Cornwall, England

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Praa Sands is on the south coast of Cornwall.

It is a sandy beach resort, approximately 1. 3 kilometres wide, backed by sand dunes. There are rock pools at the eastern end of the beach at low tide.

Praa Sands East Beach is adjacent to the South West Coast Path.


Weather and tides for Friday 29 September

Chance of rain 3%
Min temp. 14°C
(feels like 13°C)
Wind 7mph
Tomorrow (Saturday)
Chance of rain 14%
Max temp. 17°C
(feels like 13°C)
Wind 20mph
Max UV Index

The tide at Praa Sands East Beach is currently falling. Low tide will be at approximately 12:19 AM tomorrow, and the next high tide will be at approximately 6:01 AM tomorrow.

Approximate sea surface temperature:   16.1°C  

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Recommended holiday cottages near Praa Sands East Beach

Things to do and see in the area

Vertical Blue Adventures (2.9 miles)
Four Crows Gallery (2.9 miles)
Porthleven Harbour (2.9 miles)
Loe Pool (4.1 miles)
The Blue Anchor (4.5 miles)
Helston Museum (4.6 miles)
St. Michael's Mount (4.7 miles)
Ocean High (4.9 miles)

All distances are approximate

Other beaches nearby

Location: Hendra

Location type: Village

Nearest village: Pengersick

OS Grid: SW585275

Country: England

Local Authority: Cornwall

Parish: Breage

Nearest postcode: TR18 2UB

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

British Beaches is a Good Stuff website. Fri, 29 Sep 2023 18:30:52 +0100