Cadgwith Cove Beach

Cadgwith Cove is an old-world Cornish fishing village with two beach areas. One beach is the home of the village small fleet of crabbing boats winched up on the beach.

The second beach is the swimming beach, a small shingle beach with rocks to climb and explore. The boat beach is easily accessible whilst the swimming beach is down some steep steps.

The village had a lifeboat, starting in 1867 with a rowing boat and finishing with the Guide of Dunkirk in 1963.

A little to the south along the coast path is the Devil’s Frying Pan, a 200 foot deep hole in the cliffs formed many years ago when a cave collapsed.

Dog Friendly Beach?

Cadgwith Cove Beach has dog restrictions.
Cadgwith Cove has dog restrictions on the swimming beach, with no dogs from 1 July to 31 August between 10 am to 6 pm.

Why not check other beaches nearby as we have 216 beaches in Cornwall, or check our list of Cornwall Dog Friendly Beaches.

Planning your visit to Cadgwith Cove Beach


(Get directions)

Place Category: Beaches

Cadgwith Cove Beach 7 Day Weather Forecast

Expect a temp in the range 14.4℃ to 15℃ with wind speed 8 m/sec (WSW)
Thursday, Sep 21rainshowers_night
Expect a temp in the range 13.5℃ to 15℃ with wind speed 8.7 m/sec (WSW)
Friday, Sep 22partlycloudy_night
Expect a temp in the range 12.6℃ to 13.6℃ with wind speed 8.7 m/sec (NW)
Saturday, Sep 23cloudy
Expect a temp in the range 11.3℃ to 12.9℃ with wind speed 4.8 m/sec (NW)
Sunday, Sep 24cloudy
Expect a temp in the range 16.9℃ to 17.4℃ with wind speed 9.7 m/sec (SSW)
Monday, Sep 25rain
Expect a temp in the range 16.8℃ to 17.1℃ with wind speed 9.4 m/sec (S)
Tuesday, Sep 26lightrainshowers_night
Expect a temp in the range 14.5℃ to 16.1℃ with wind speed 7 m/sec (SW)

The Lizard weather forecast from Yr, delivered by the Norwegian Meteorological Institute and NRK

Cadgwith Cove Beach Tide Times

Tide times are available at around 600 locations and the closest location to Cadgwith Cove Beach is at Lizard Point 2.72 km (1.69 miles) away. Tides are displayed beneath for up to 7 days and we list both high and low water times along with the height, helping you to plan the best time to visit Cadgwith Cove Beach. These times are not adjusted for BST.

Wed 20 Sep
   Low Tide at 01:46 (Height 1.08m)
   High Tide at 07:28 (Height 4.86m)
   Low Tide at 14:02 (Height 1.18m)
   High Tide at 19:45 (Height 4.79m)
Thu 21 Sep
   Low Tide at 02:22 (Height 1.27m)
   High Tide at 08:05 (Height 4.72m)
   Low Tide at 14:42 (Height 1.37m)
   High Tide at 20:24 (Height 4.56m)
Fri 22 Sep
   Low Tide at 03:05 (Height 1.50m)
   High Tide at 08:51 (Height 4.52m)
   Low Tide at 15:33 (Height 1.60m)
   High Tide at 21:15 (Height 4.28m)
Sat 23 Sep
   Low Tide at 04:00 (Height 1.76m)
   High Tide at 09:54 (Height 4.31m)
   Low Tide at 16:40 (Height 1.82m)
   High Tide at 22:28 (Height 4.02m)
Sun 24 Sep
   Low Tide at 05:16 (Height 1.96m)
   High Tide at 11:23 (Height 4.20m)
   Low Tide at 18:10 (Height 1.86m)
Mon 25 Sep
   High Tide at 00:13 (Height 3.95m)
   Low Tide at 06:52 (Height 1.92m)
   High Tide at 13:03 (Height 4.36m)
   Low Tide at 19:43 (Height 1.61m)
Tue 26 Sep
   High Tide at 01:52 (Height 4.20m)
   Low Tide at 08:16 (Height 1.59m)
   High Tide at 14:20 (Height 4.72m)
   Low Tide at 20:53 (Height 1.16m)

Contains ADMIRALTY® tidal data: © Crown Copyright and database right.

You may also like ...

In this 'you may also like' section we attempt to answer what else can do near Cadgwith Cove Beach? Here you have a list by order of being the closest some more beaches, things to see and do, places to eat and upcoming events.

Something to eat…

Nearby beaches…

Need a beach hut…

Something to see and do…

Your Recently Viewed Locations