"Sittin' on the dock of the bay"

Gwennap Head

Gwennap Head is a coastal feature in Cornwall, England.

It is listed under Cliffs and Headlands: Cape

Local authority: Cornwall Council

OS Grid Reference: SW362216

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Things to see and do near Gwennap Head

  • The Minack Theatre and visitor Centre (1m)
  • Porthcurno Telegraph Museum (1m)
  • Lands End (2m)
  • Lands End Visitors Centre (2m)
  • Newlyn Art Gallery (8m)
  • The Levant Beam Engine (8m)
  • Geevor Tin Mine (8m)
  • Trengwainton Garden (8m)
  • Penlee House Gallery & Museum (8m)
  • Jubilee Pool (9m)

Tourist Information

St Just
Tourist Information Centre
The Library
Market Street
TR19 7HX

Phone 01736 788165
Email stjusttourist@cornwall.gov.uk

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Weather and Tides

Forecast for Wednesday 17 January


Chance of rain 5%
Max temp. 6°C
(feels like 1°C)
Wind 8mph, gusting to 11mph.
Pressure 1012
Humidity 75%
UV Index n/a
Air Quality


Chance of rain 35%
Max temp. 6°C
(feels like 0°C)
Wind 10mph, gusting to 13mph.
Pressure 1016
Humidity 78%
UV Index
Air Quality


Chance of rain 59%
Max temp. 8°C
(feels like 2°C)
Wind 8mph, gusting to 11mph.
Pressure 1017
Humidity 76%
UV Index
Air Quality


Chance of rain 46%
Max temp. 8°C
(feels like 3°C)
Wind 7mph, gusting to 9mph.
Pressure 1017
Humidity 79%
UV Index
Air Quality


Chance of rain 93%
Max temp. 8°C
(feels like 4°C)
Wind 8mph, gusting to 10mph.
Pressure 1013
Humidity 89%
UV Index n/a
Air Quality


Chance of rain 98%
Max temp. 10°C
(feels like 5°C)
Wind 12mph, gusting to 16mph.
Pressure 1008
Humidity 93%
UV Index n/a
Air Quality
High Tide
04:43 GMT
Low Tide
11:17 GMT
High Tide
16:59 GMT
Low Tide
23:31 GMT

Important! Tide times are for the nearest measurement point and may not be accurate for this location. You should not rely on these times for anything other than a broad indication of when the tide will be at its highest or lowest.

In particular, these tide times are not suitable for navigational use. Accurate tide forecasts require complex calculations and detailed local information. If you intend to engage in any activity for which tidal information is important for safety reasons (including sailing, powerboating, diving, and surfing) then you should obtain professional data.

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