"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 Friday 15 December

06:00


Chance of rain 6%
Max temp. 9°C
(feels like 4°C)
Wind 7mph, gusting to 11mph.
NNW
Pressure 1001
Humidity 73%
UV Index n/a
Air Quality

09:00


Chance of rain 33%
Max temp. 8°C
(feels like 4°C)
Wind 5mph, gusting to 10mph.
NNW
Pressure 1004
Humidity 75%
UV Index
Air Quality

12:00


Chance of rain 62%
Max temp. 8°C
(feels like 4°C)
Wind 5mph, gusting to 10mph.
NNW
Pressure 1006
Humidity 79%
UV Index
Air Quality

15:00


Chance of rain 7%
Max temp. 8°C
(feels like 4°C)
Wind 6mph, gusting to 11mph.
NNW
Pressure 1009
Humidity 77%
UV Index
Air Quality

18:00


Chance of rain 13%
Max temp. 7°C
(feels like 3°C)
Wind 5mph, gusting to 9mph.
N
Pressure 1013
Humidity 82%
UV Index n/a
Air Quality

21:00


Chance of rain 31%
Max temp. 7°C
(feels like 3°C)
Wind 4mph, gusting to 8mph.
N
Pressure 1015
Humidity 74%
UV Index n/a
Air Quality
High Tide
02:37 GMT
Low Tide
09:15 GMT
High Tide
14:56 GMT
Low Tide
21:38 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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