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Towan Beach

(Porth Farm Beach)

Cornwall, England


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A shingle beach with many rocks and some areas of sand at low tide.

Towan Beach is on The Roseland Heritage Coast, and adjacent to the South West Coast Path.

Sand Shingle Rock

Weather and tides for Wednesday 23 September

Tonight
Chance of rain 89%
Min temp. 9°C
(feels like 7°C)
Wind 20mph
Tomorrow (Thursday)
Chance of rain 74%
Max temp. 13°C
(feels like 9°C)
Wind 20mph
Max UV Index

The tide at Towan Beach is currently rising. High tide will be at approximately 10:29 PM, and the next low tide will be at approximately 5:05 AM tomorrow.

Today's air pollution levels are forecast to be Low

Approximate sea surface temperature:   16.4°C  

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Recommended holiday cottages near Towan Beach

Things to do and see in the area

St. Anthony Head Walk (1.3 miles)
St Mawes Ferry (1.4 miles)
St. Mawes Castle (1.8 miles)
St. Just in Roseland Church (2.2 miles)
Falmouth Lifeboat (3.4 miles)
Salt Air Adventures (3.4 miles)
Mylor Sailing School (3.4 miles)
Cornish Day Sailing (3.7 miles)
WeSUP Paddleboard Centre (3.9 miles)

All distances are approximate

Other beaches nearby

Location: Bohortha

Location type: Rural

Nearest village: Gerrans

OS Grid: SW870330

Country: England

Local Authority: Cornwall

Parish: Gerrans

Nearest postcode: TR2 5EX

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

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