"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 Wednesday 17 January

06:00


Chance of rain 5%
Max temp. 7°C
(feels like 1°C)
Wind 11mph, gusting to 15mph.
WNW
Pressure 1011
Humidity 71%
UV Index n/a
Air Quality

09:00


Chance of rain 6%
Max temp. 7°C
(feels like 1°C)
Wind 10mph, gusting to 13mph.
WNW
Pressure 1015
Humidity 67%
UV Index
Air Quality

12:00


Chance of rain 42%
Max temp. 7°C
(feels like 2°C)
Wind 8mph, gusting to 11mph.
WNW
Pressure 1016
Humidity 77%
UV Index
Air Quality

15:00


Chance of rain 34%
Max temp. 8°C
(feels like 3°C)
Wind 7mph, gusting to 10mph.
W
Pressure 1015
Humidity 74%
UV Index
Air Quality

18:00


Chance of rain 91%
Max temp. 8°C
(feels like 3°C)
Wind 8mph, gusting to 11mph.
WSW
Pressure 1012
Humidity 85%
UV Index n/a
Air Quality

21:00


Chance of rain 88%
Max temp. 10°C
(feels like 5°C)
Wind 11mph, gusting to 16mph.
WSW
Pressure 1007
Humidity 89%
UV Index n/a
Air Quality
High Tide
05:17 GMT
Low Tide
11:37 GMT
High Tide
17:34 GMT
Low Tide
23:51 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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