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Praa Sands West 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. The western end of the beach is less rocky and the Germoe Stream flows across the beach to the sea.

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


Weather and tides for Monday 28 November

Chance of rain 36%
Max temp. 12°C
(feels like 9°C)
Wind 18mph
Max UV Index
Chance of rain 6%
Min temp. 7°C
(feels like 6°C)
Wind 9mph

The tide at Praa Sands West Beach is currently falling. Low tide will be at approximately 2:18 PM, and the next high tide will be at approximately 7:50 PM.

Today's air pollution levels are forecast to be Low

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Recommended holiday cottages near Praa Sands West Beach

Things to do and see in the area

Vertical Blue Adventures (3.5 miles)
Four Crows Gallery (3.5 miles)
Porthleven Harbour (3.5 miles)
St. Michael's Mount (4 miles)
Ocean High (4.2 miles)
Loe Pool (4.7 miles)
Lands End Cycle Hire (4.9 miles)

All distances are approximate

Other beaches nearby

Location: Pengersick

Location type: Village

OS Grid: SW576280

Country: England

Local Authority: Cornwall

Parish: Breage

Nearest postcode: TR20 9TQ

(for sat-nav purposes only, a beach does not have a postal address!)

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

British Beaches is a Good Stuff website. Mon, 28 Nov 2022 08:46:06 +0000