"Sittin' on the dock of the bay"

Porthbean Beach

Porthbean beach lies in Garrans Bay, south of Nare Head on the South West Coast Path, and is only accessible on foot. There is a hotel on the headland (shown in the photo) and the village of Trewithian is about 3/4 mile back from the coast.

Nearest town: Portscatho

Local authority: Cornwall Council

OS Grid Reference: SW883367

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Things to see and do near Porthbean Beach

  • Copeland China Collection (3m)
  • Trelissick Garden (3m)
  • Loe Beach Watersports (4m)
  • Mylor Sailing School (4m)
  • Pendennis Castle (5m)
  • Ships and Castles Fun Pool (5m)
  • Ocean Bowl Tenpin Bowling Centre (5m)

Tourist Information

St Mawes
The Roseland Visitor Centre
The Millennium Rooms
The Square
Cornwall
England
TR2 5AG

Phone 01326 270440
Email manager@roselandinfo.com
http://www.stmawesandtheroseland.co.uk/

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Weather and Tides

Forecast for Thursday 17 August

06:00


Chance of rain 4%
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 2%
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 4%
Max temp. 19°C
(feels like 17°C)
Wind 5mph, gusting to 7mph.
WSW
Pressure 1013
Humidity 79%
UV Index
Air Quality

15:00


Chance of rain 3%
Max temp. 20°C
(feels like 16°C)
Wind 5mph, gusting to 8mph.
WSW
Pressure 1013
Humidity 73%
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 1013
Humidity 83%
UV Index
Air Quality

21:00


Chance of rain 9%
Max temp. 16°C
(feels like 14°C)
Wind 4mph, gusting to 6mph.
WSW
Pressure 1013
Humidity 90%
UV Index n/a
Air Quality
High Tide
01:07 BST
(00:07 GMT)
Low Tide
07:41 BST
(06:41 GMT)
High Tide
13:54 BST
(12:54 GMT)
Low Tide
20:26 BST
(19:26 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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Porthbean beach lies in Garrans Bay, south of Nare Head on the South West Coast Path, and is only accessible on foot. There is a hotel on the headland (shown in the photo) and the village of Trewithian is about 3/4 mile back from the coast.

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