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Upton Towans Beach

Cornwall, England


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Upton Towans is part of the coastal stretch of sand dunes with a campsite behind, near Hayle.

It is an open aspect beach which attracts moderate size surf. Upton Towans was the site of an explosives factory in the late 19th and early 20th centuries and is hence alternatively known as Dynamite Towans. It's now a nature reserve.

Upton Towans Beach is adjacent to the South West Coast Path.

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Weather and tides for Monday 23 October

Today
Chance of rain 25%
Max temp. 16°C
(feels like 15°C)
Wind 11mph
Max UV Index
Tonight
Chance of rain 53%
Min temp. 15°C
(feels like 12°C)
Wind 16mph

The tide at Upton Towans Beach is currently falling. Low tide will be at approximately 2:07 PM, and the next high tide will be at approximately 7:59 PM.

Today's air pollution levels are forecast to be Low

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Location: Upton Towans

Location type: Village

OS Grid: SW571400

Country: England

Local Authority: Cornwall Council

Parish: Gwinear-Gwithian

Nearest postcode: TR27 5BJ

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