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Shorthorn Beach

Cornwall, England

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Shorthorn beach is on the south coast of Cornwall.

It is a sandy beach resort, approximately 630 metres wide, backed by sand dunes. A stream flows onto the beach. Shorthorn beach was previously named Crinnis Golf Links beach,


Weather and tides for Saturday 18 May

Chance of rain 11%
Max temp. 19°C
(feels like 17°C)
Wind 9mph
Max UV Index
Chance of rain 47%
Min temp. 13°C
(feels like 13°C)
Wind 7mph

The tide at Shorthorn Beach is currently rising. High tide will be at approximately 3:05 PM, and the next low tide will be at approximately 9:13 PM.

Today's air pollution levels are forecast to be Low

Approximate sea surface temperature:   13.3°C  

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Recommended holiday cottages near Shorthorn Beach

Things to do and see in the area

Pinetum Gardens (1.1 miles)
Cornwall Football Golf (1.4 miles)
Historic Port of Charlestown (1.5 miles)
St Austell Brewery (2.8 miles)
Fowey Aquarium (4 miles)
Fowey Town Tours (4 miles)
Fowey Estuary (4 miles)
Encounter Cornwall (4 miles)
Fowey River Trips and Sea Cruises (4 miles)

All distances are approximate

Other beaches nearby

Location: Carlyon Bay

Location type: Urban

OS Grid: SX062522

Country: England

Local Authority: Cornwall

Parish: St. Blaise

Nearest postcode: PL24 2SQ

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

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

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