"Sittin' on the dock of the bay"

Polstreath Beach

Polstreath is on the south coast of Cornwall. It is a remote sandy beach, approximately 330 metres wide, backed by cliffs and accessed by a coastal path.

Beach type: Sand

Nearest town: Mevagissey

Local authority: Cornwall Council

OS Grid Reference: SX017453

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Things to see and do near Polstreath Beach

  • Mevagissey Folk Museum (0m)
  • World of Model Railways (0m)
  • Lost Gardens of Heligan (2m)
  • Polmassick Vineyard (3m)
  • Charlestown Shipwreck and Heritage Centre (4m)
  • Charlestown Shipwreck Centre (4m)
  • Kids Kingdom Ltd (4m)
  • Ozzell Bowl (5m)
  • St Austell Brewery Visitor Centre (5m)
  • Pine Lodge Gardens & Nursery (5m)

Tourist Information

Mevagissey
Tourist Information Centre
St Georges Square
Cornwall
England
PL26 6UB

Phone 01726 844 440
Email info@mevagissey-cornwall.co.uk
http://www.mevagissey-cornwall.co.uk/

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Weather and Tides

Forecast for Thursday 17 August

06:00


Chance of rain 6%
Max temp. 16°C
(feels like 15°C)
Wind 3mph, gusting to 6mph.
WSW
Pressure 1011
Humidity 97%
UV Index
Air Quality

09:00


Chance of rain 0%
Max temp. 18°C
(feels like 16°C)
Wind 4mph, gusting to 6mph.
WSW
Pressure 1013
Humidity 80%
UV Index
Air Quality

12:00


Chance of rain 8%
Max temp. 20°C
(feels like 17°C)
Wind 5mph, gusting to 7mph.
SW
Pressure 1013
Humidity 78%
UV Index
Air Quality

15:00


Chance of rain 4%
Max temp. 19°C
(feels like 16°C)
Wind 4mph, gusting to 7mph.
SW
Pressure 1013
Humidity 76%
UV Index
Air Quality

18:00


Chance of rain 3%
Max temp. 18°C
(feels like 15°C)
Wind 4mph, gusting to 7mph.
SW
Pressure 1012
Humidity 83%
UV Index
Air Quality

21:00


Chance of rain 7%
Max temp. 16°C
(feels like 14°C)
Wind 4mph, gusting to 6mph.
SW
Pressure 1013
Humidity 91%
UV Index n/a
Air Quality
High Tide
01:10 BST
(00:10 GMT)
Low Tide
07:49 BST
(06:49 GMT)
High Tide
13:57 BST
(12:57 GMT)
Low Tide
20:35 BST
(19:35 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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Tell us what you think about Polstreath Beach

A small sandy beach accessed via the coast path. Due to the steep access this beach is not suitable for wheelchairs or families with buggies.

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