"Sittin' on the dock of the bay"

Mounts Bay - Little Hogus Beach

Mounts Bay is on the south coast of Cornwall. There are four designated bathing waters located around the bay - Wherry Town, Penzance, Heliport and Marazion. All the beaches are sandy resorts backed by sea defences. Marazion beach is approximately 880 metres wide. The Red River flows onto the centre of Marazion beach.

Beach type: Sand

Nearest town: Penzance

Local authority: Cornwall Council

OS Grid Reference: SW513309

Awards

Marine Conservation Society Recommended

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Things to see and do near Mounts Bay - Little Hogus Beach

  • St Michaels Mount (1m)
  • The Bay Restaurant (2m)
  • Jubilee Pool (2m)
  • St Michael's Mount (2m)
  • Penlee House Gallery & Museum (3m)
  • Newlyn Art Gallery (3m)
  • Coast 2 Coast Karting (4m)
  • Chysauster Ancient Village (4m)
  • Trengwainton Garden (4m)
  • Paradise Park (4m)
  • Country Skittles (5m)

Tourist Information

Penzance
Visitor Information Point
Station Approach
Cornwall
England
TR18 2NF

Phone 0844 8889275
http://www.visit-westcornwall.com/

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Weather and Tides

Forecast for Monday 21 August

06:00


Chance of rain 6%
Max temp. 16°C
(feels like 16°C)
Wind 2mph, gusting to 5mph.
WSW
Pressure 1022
Humidity 97%
UV Index
Air Quality

09:00


Chance of rain 5%
Max temp. 17°C
(feels like 17°C)
Wind 2mph, gusting to 3mph.
WSW
Pressure 1022
Humidity 87%
UV Index
Air Quality

12:00


Chance of rain 4%
Max temp. 18°C
(feels like 17°C)
Wind 3mph, gusting to 3mph.
S
Pressure 1022
Humidity 85%
UV Index
Air Quality

15:00


Chance of rain 3%
Max temp. 18°C
(feels like 18°C)
Wind 2mph, gusting to 3mph.
S
Pressure 1021
Humidity 84%
UV Index
Air Quality

18:00


Chance of rain 4%
Max temp. 17°C
(feels like 17°C)
Wind 1mph, gusting to 2mph.
SSE
Pressure 1020
Humidity 89%
UV Index
Air Quality

21:00


Chance of rain 1%
Max temp. 16°C
(feels like 16°C)
Wind 1mph, gusting to 2mph.
ESE
Pressure 1020
Humidity 95%
UV Index n/a
Air Quality
High Tide
05:02 BST
(04:02 GMT)
Low Tide
11:43 BST
(10:43 GMT)
High Tide
17:23 BST
(16:23 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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The beaches are formed by an expanse of hard sand backed by coastal protection walls of granite. The beach is popular with walkers and looks out to St Michael's Mount. A cycle path runs along the back of the beach.

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