"Sittin' on the dock of the bay"

Porth Joke Beach

Sandy unspoilt beach in a sheltered bay. Porth Joke is just south of Fistral Bay in Newquay, between Kelsey Head and West Petnre. Nicknamed Polly Joke by locals, the beach is a 15 minute walk from Crantock car park.

Beach type: Sand

Nearest town: Newquay

Local authority: Cornwall Council

OS Grid Reference: SW771605

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Things to see and do near Porth Joke Beach

  • Holywell Bay Fun Park (1m)
  • Tunnels Through Time (2m)
  • Buccaneer Bay (2m)
  • Blue Reef Aquarium (2m)
  • Pure Comedy Club (3m)
  • Newquay Zoo (3m)
  • 'Waterworld' (3m)
  • Jungle Jacks Newquay (3m)
  • Trevilley Farm Shop (4m)
  • Lusty Glaze (4m)
  • Oasis Fun Pool (4m)
  • Perranzabuloe Folk Museum (4m)
  • Lappa Valley Steam Railway (4m)
  • World in Miniature (4m)
  • Cornwall Pearl (5m)

Tourist Information

Newquay
Tourist Information Centre
Municipal Offices
Marcus Hill
Cornwall
England
TR7 1BD

Phone 01637 854 020
Email newquay.tic@cornwall.gov.uk
http://www.visitnewquay.org/

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Weather and Tides

Forecast for Monday 20 November

06:00


Chance of rain 5%
Max temp. 12°C
(feels like 8°C)
Wind 6mph, gusting to 8mph.
SW
Pressure 1019
Humidity 87%
UV Index n/a
Air Quality

09:00


Chance of rain 8%
Max temp. 12°C
(feels like 9°C)
Wind 5mph, gusting to 8mph.
SW
Pressure 1019
Humidity 86%
UV Index
Air Quality

12:00


Chance of rain 8%
Max temp. 13°C
(feels like 9°C)
Wind 6mph, gusting to 9mph.
SW
Pressure 1018
Humidity 85%
UV Index
Air Quality

15:00


Chance of rain 12%
Max temp. 13°C
(feels like 10°C)
Wind 6mph, gusting to 8mph.
WSW
Pressure 1017
Humidity 87%
UV Index
Air Quality

18:00


Chance of rain 9%
Max temp. 13°C
(feels like 10°C)
Wind 4mph, gusting to 6mph.
WSW
Pressure 1017
Humidity 90%
UV Index n/a
Air Quality

21:00


Chance of rain 6%
Max temp. 12°C
(feels like 10°C)
Wind 4mph, gusting to 5mph.
SW
Pressure 1017
Humidity 91%
UV Index n/a
Air Quality
High Tide
05:51 GMT
Low Tide
12:09 GMT
High Tide
18:06 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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Sandy unspoilt beach in a sheltered bay. Porth Joke is just south of Fistral Bay in Newquay, between Kelsey Head and West Petnre. Nicknamed Polly Joke by locals, the beach is a 15 minute walk from Crantock car park.

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