"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

16 January

Chance of rain 84%
Max temp. 8°C
(feels like 2°C)
Wind 9mph, gusting to 13mph.
Pressure 1005
Humidity 73%
UV Index
Air Quality

High Tide 04:16 GMT

Low Tide 10:56 GMT

High Tide 16:39 GMT

Low Tide 23:12 GMT

17 January

Chance of rain 39%
Max temp. 9°C
(feels like 4°C)
Wind 7mph, gusting to 10mph.
Pressure 1017
Humidity 75%
UV Index
Air Quality

High Tide 04:56 GMT

Low Tide 11:31 GMT

High Tide 17:18 GMT

Low Tide 23:46 GMT

18 January

Chance of rain 48%
Max temp. 10°C
(feels like 4°C)
Wind 8mph, gusting to 11mph.
Pressure 1009
Humidity 73%
UV Index
Air Quality

High Tide 05:33 GMT

Low Tide 12:04 GMT

High Tide 17:50 GMT

19 January

Chance of rain 52%
Max temp. 8°C
(feels like 2°C)
Wind 8mph, gusting to 12mph.
Pressure 1008
Humidity 72%
UV Index
Air Quality

Low Tide 00:19 GMT

High Tide 06:05 GMT

Low Tide 12:36 GMT

High Tide 18:16 GMT

20 January

Chance of rain 8%
Max temp. 9°C
(feels like 5°C)
Wind 5mph, gusting to 8mph.
Pressure 1013
Humidity 66%
UV Index
Air Quality

Low Tide 00:52 GMT

High Tide 06:32 GMT

Low Tide 13:10 GMT

High Tide 18:40 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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