"Sittin' on the dock of the bay"

Praa Sands East Beach Weather and Tides

Praa Sands is on the south coast of Cornwall. It is a sandy beach resort, approximately 1.3 kilometres wide, backed by sand dunes. There are rock pools at the eastern end of the beach at low tide.

Nearest town: Helston

Local authority: Cornwall Council

OS Grid Reference: SW585275

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Weather and Tides

Forecast for the next five days

Wednesday
20 September


Chance of rain 75%
Max temp. 16°C
(feels like 12°C)
Wind 6mph, gusting to 9mph.
SSW
Pressure 1017
Humidity 90%
UV Index
Air Quality

High Tide 05:30 BST
(04:30 GMT)

Low Tide 12:14 BST
(11:14 GMT)

High Tide 17:49 BST
(16:49 GMT)

Thursday
21 September


Chance of rain 89%
Max temp. 15°C
(feels like 12°C)
Wind 5mph, gusting to 7mph.
WNW
Pressure 1014
Humidity 80%
UV Index
Air Quality

High Tide 06:12 BST
(05:12 GMT)

Low Tide 12:53 BST
(11:53 GMT)

High Tide 18:29 BST
(17:29 GMT)

Low Tide 23:36 GMT

Friday
22 September


Chance of rain 46%
Max temp. 16°C
(feels like 12°C)
Wind 7mph, gusting to 10mph.
SSW
Pressure 1019
Humidity 79%
UV Index
Air Quality

Low Tide 01:11 BST
(00:11 GMT)

High Tide 06:51 BST
(05:51 GMT)

Low Tide 13:27 BST
(12:27 GMT)

High Tide 19:07 BST
(18:07 GMT)

Saturday
23 September


Chance of rain 20%
Max temp. 16°C
(feels like 12°C)
Wind 7mph, gusting to 9mph.
SSE
Pressure 1015
Humidity 81%
UV Index
Air Quality

Low Tide 01:43 BST
(00:43 GMT)

High Tide 07:26 BST
(06:26 GMT)

Low Tide 14:00 BST
(13:00 GMT)

High Tide 19:43 BST
(18:43 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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