"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

Wednesday
17 January


Chance of rain 42%
Max temp. 8°C
(feels like 3°C)
Wind 8mph, gusting to 11mph.
WNW
Pressure 1016
Humidity 77%
UV Index
Air Quality

High Tide 05:17 GMT

Low Tide 11:37 GMT

High Tide 17:34 GMT

Low Tide 23:51 GMT

Thursday
18 January


Chance of rain 37%
Max temp. 9°C
(feels like 4°C)
Wind 7mph, gusting to 11mph.
WNW
Pressure 1008
Humidity 71%
UV Index
Air Quality

High Tide 05:51 GMT

Low Tide 12:10 GMT

High Tide 18:07 GMT

Friday
19 January


Chance of rain 29%
Max temp. 8°C
(feels like 2°C)
Wind 8mph, gusting to 12mph.
WNW
Pressure 1007
Humidity 67%
UV Index
Air Quality

Low Tide 00:24 GMT

High Tide 06:23 GMT

Low Tide 12:45 GMT

High Tide 18:40 GMT

Saturday
20 January


Chance of rain 6%
Max temp. 9°C
(feels like 5°C)
Wind 5mph, gusting to 8mph.
NW
Pressure 1012
Humidity 66%
UV Index
Air Quality

Low Tide 00:57 GMT

High Tide 06:57 GMT

Low Tide 13:20 GMT

High Tide 19:14 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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