"Sittin' on the dock of the bay"

Porth Joke Beach Weather and Tides

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.

Nearest town: Newquay

Local authority: Cornwall Council

OS Grid Reference: SW771605

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Weather and Tides

Forecast for the next five days

23 March

Chance of rain 93%
Max temp. 10°C
(feels like 8°C)
Wind 3mph, gusting to 5mph.
Pressure 1000
Humidity 70%
UV Index
Air Quality

Low Tide 02:47 GMT

High Tide 08:49 GMT

Low Tide 15:11 GMT

High Tide 21:10 GMT

24 March

Chance of rain 46%
Max temp. 8°C
(feels like 4°C)
Wind 5mph, gusting to 7mph.
Pressure 1002
Humidity 87%
UV Index
Air Quality

Low Tide 03:38 GMT

High Tide 09:45 GMT

Low Tide 16:08 GMT

High Tide 22:13 GMT

25 March

Chance of rain 6%
Max temp. 9°C
(feels like 6°C)
Wind 3mph, gusting to 6mph.
Pressure 1014
Humidity 70%
UV Index
Air Quality

Low Tide 04:47 GMT

High Tide 11:00 GMT

Low Tide 17:30 GMT

High Tide 23:39 GMT

26 March

Chance of rain 17%
Max temp. 10°C
(feels like 7°C)
Wind 3mph, gusting to 5mph.
Pressure 1020
Humidity 74%
UV Index
Air Quality

Low Tide 06:29 GMT

High Tide 12:31 GMT

Low Tide 19:10 GMT

27 March

Chance of rain 73%
Max temp. 11°C
(feels like 6°C)
Wind 6mph, gusting to 10mph.
Pressure 1010
Humidity 90%
UV Index
Air Quality

High Tide 01:10 GMT

Low Tide 07:58 GMT

High Tide 13:55 GMT

Low Tide 20:28 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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