"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

Monday
16 July


Chance of rain 39%
Max temp. 20°C
(feels like 18°C)
Wind 2mph, gusting to 4mph.
NNW
Pressure 1016
Humidity 81%
UV Index
Air Quality

Low Tide 02:22 BST
(01:22 GMT)

High Tide 08:21 BST
(07:21 GMT)

Low Tide 14:39 BST
(13:39 GMT)

High Tide 20:43 BST
(19:43 GMT)

Tuesday
17 July


Chance of rain 9%
Max temp. 20°C
(feels like 17°C)
Wind 3mph, gusting to 6mph.
W
Pressure 1017
Humidity 63%
UV Index
Air Quality

Low Tide 03:12 BST
(02:12 GMT)

High Tide 09:10 BST
(08:10 GMT)

Low Tide 15:29 BST
(14:29 GMT)

High Tide 21:31 BST
(20:31 GMT)

Wednesday
18 July


Chance of rain 31%
Max temp. 20°C
(feels like 18°C)
Wind 2mph, gusting to 5mph.
SW
Pressure 1016
Humidity 67%
UV Index
Air Quality

Low Tide 04:02 BST
(03:02 GMT)

High Tide 09:59 BST
(08:59 GMT)

Low Tide 16:19 BST
(15:19 GMT)

High Tide 22:21 BST
(21:21 GMT)

Thursday
19 July


Chance of rain 34%
Max temp. 20°C
(feels like 18°C)
Wind 2mph, gusting to 5mph.
WNW
Pressure 1015
Humidity 66%
UV Index
Air Quality

Low Tide 04:53 BST
(03:53 GMT)

High Tide 10:49 BST
(09:49 GMT)

Low Tide 17:11 BST
(16:11 GMT)

High Tide 23:14 BST
(22:14 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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