"Sittin' on the dock of the bay"

Porthtowan Beach Weather and Tides

Porthtowan is on the north coast of Cornwall. It is a sandy beach resort, approximately 370 metres wide, backed by cliffs. There is a stream that disperses over the sand in the centre of the beach.

Nearest town: Porthtowan

Local authority: Cornwall Council

OS Grid Reference: SW691480

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Weather and Tides

Forecast for the next five days

21 March

Chance of rain 4%
Max temp. 8°C
(feels like 5°C)
Wind 3mph, gusting to 4mph.
Pressure 1034
Humidity 63%
UV Index
Air Quality

Low Tide 01:25 GMT

High Tide 07:25 GMT

Low Tide 13:46 GMT

High Tide 19:42 GMT

22 March

Chance of rain 49%
Max temp. 10°C
(feels like 6°C)
Wind 5mph, gusting to 8mph.
Pressure 1020
Humidity 69%
UV Index
Air Quality

Low Tide 02:03 GMT

High Tide 08:05 GMT

Low Tide 14:25 GMT

High Tide 20:23 GMT

23 March

Chance of rain 44%
Max temp. 10°C
(feels like 6°C)
Wind 5mph, gusting to 8mph.
Pressure 998
Humidity 75%
UV Index
Air Quality

Low Tide 02:45 GMT

High Tide 08:49 GMT

Low Tide 15:09 GMT

High Tide 21:10 GMT

24 March

Chance of rain 12%
Max temp. 9°C
(feels like 6°C)
Wind 3mph, gusting to 6mph.
Pressure 1004
Humidity 68%
UV Index
Air Quality

Low Tide 03:36 GMT

High Tide 09:45 GMT

Low Tide 16:06 GMT

High Tide 22:13 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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