"Sittin' on the dock of the bay"

Porthcurnick Beach

Porthcurnick is on the south coast of Cornwall. It is a remote sandy beach, approximately 210 metres wide, backed by cliffs and accessed by a footpath. A stream flows across the beach to the sea.

Beach type: Sand

Nearest town: Portscatho

Local authority: Cornwall Council

OS Grid Reference: SW879359

Awards

Marine Conservation Society Recommended

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Things to see and do near Porthcurnick Beach

  • Copeland China Collection (4m)
  • Trelissick Garden (4m)
  • Mylor Sailing School (4m)
  • Loe Beach Watersports (4m)
  • Pendennis Castle (4m)
  • Ships and Castles Fun Pool (4m)
  • Ocean Bowl Tenpin Bowling Centre (4m)
  • Orca Sea Safaris (5m)
  • National Maritime Museum Cornwall (5m)
  • Falmouth Boat Hire (5m)
  • Falmouth Aquarium (5m)
  • Falmouth Art Gallery (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

Forecast for Wednesday 19 September

06:00


Chance of rain 4%
Max temp. 17°C
(feels like 14°C)
Wind 5mph, gusting to 8mph.
SW
Pressure 1010
Humidity 92%
UV Index n/a
Air Quality

09:00


Chance of rain 1%
Max temp. 19°C
(feels like 14°C)
Wind 7mph, gusting to 11mph.
SW
Pressure 1011
Humidity 79%
UV Index
Air Quality

12:00


Chance of rain 14%
Max temp. 19°C
(feels like 14°C)
Wind 6mph, gusting to 10mph.
WSW
Pressure 1013
Humidity 81%
UV Index
Air Quality

15:00


Chance of rain 10%
Max temp. 16°C
(feels like 14°C)
Wind 3mph, gusting to 6mph.
W
Pressure 1014
Humidity 70%
UV Index
Air Quality

18:00


Chance of rain 15%
Max temp. 15°C
(feels like 14°C)
Wind 2mph, gusting to 4mph.
WSW
Pressure 1015
Humidity 76%
UV Index
Air Quality

21:00


Chance of rain 49%
Max temp. 14°C
(feels like 14°C)
Wind 2mph, gusting to 3mph.
SSE
Pressure 1015
Humidity 90%
UV Index n/a
Air Quality
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Close to Portscatho, this is an isolated sandy beach backed by high cliffs. The beach is reached by a footpath through fields and then steep zigzagged steps.

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