"Sittin' on the dock of the bay"

Poldhu Cove Beach

Poldhu Cove is on the south coast of Cornwall. It is a small sandy cove, approximately 250 metres wide, backed by sand dunes. A stream flows across the beach to the sea.

Beach type: Sand

Nearest town: Helston

Local authority: Cornwall Council

OS Grid Reference: SW665197

Awards

Marine Conservation Society Recommended

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Things to see and do near Poldhu Cove Beach

  • Newton Equestrian (1m)
  • Goonhilly Earth Station Experience (4m)
  • Flambards Village (4m)
  • Flambards Experience (4m)
  • One2eleven (4m)
  • Trelowarren House (4m)
  • National Seal Sanctuary (5m)

Tourist Information

Helston and Lizard Peninsula
Tourist Information Centre
79 Meneage Street
Helston
Cornwall
England
TR13 8RB

Phone 01326 565 431
Email info@helstontic.demon.co.uk

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Weather and Tides

Forecast for Wednesday 17 January

06:00


Chance of rain 12%
Max temp. 6°C
(feels like -0°C)
Wind 9mph, gusting to 13mph.
WNW
Pressure 1012
Humidity 81%
UV Index n/a
Air Quality

09:00


Chance of rain 39%
Max temp. 7°C
(feels like 1°C)
Wind 9mph, gusting to 13mph.
WNW
Pressure 1016
Humidity 76%
UV Index
Air Quality

12:00


Chance of rain 42%
Max temp. 7°C
(feels like 2°C)
Wind 8mph, gusting to 10mph.
WNW
Pressure 1017
Humidity 76%
UV Index
Air Quality

15:00


Chance of rain 18%
Max temp. 8°C
(feels like 3°C)
Wind 8mph, gusting to 10mph.
W
Pressure 1016
Humidity 75%
UV Index
Air Quality

18:00


Chance of rain 91%
Max temp. 9°C
(feels like 4°C)
Wind 8mph, gusting to 11mph.
WSW
Pressure 1013
Humidity 86%
UV Index n/a
Air Quality

21:00


Chance of rain 85%
Max temp. 10°C
(feels like 5°C)
Wind 11mph, gusting to 16mph.
WSW
Pressure 1009
Humidity 89%
UV Index n/a
Air Quality
High Tide
04:56 GMT
Low Tide
11:31 GMT
High Tide
17:18 GMT
Low Tide
23:46 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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Poldhu and neighbouring Church cove are small sandy coves with cliffs on either side and sand dunes. Popular with bathers and surfers.

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