Church Cove Beach

Church Cove beach is a west facing sandy beach with rock pools. The name comes from a small church set below the low cliffs at the northern end of the beach and this has an unusual bell tower standing about 3 metres to the side of the church and cut into the cliffside.

Limited parking available.

We have no dog information for Church Cove beach.

Dog Friendly Beach?

Church Cove Beach has dog restrictions.
Church Cove beach has seasonal dog restrictions not allowing dogs from 1st July to 31st August between 10 am - 6 pm

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

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Church Cove Beach Water Quality

Water samples are taken at regular intervals during the bathing season and at the end of the season the water quality is classified as:
  - Excellent: the highest classification meaning the water is cleanest
  - Good: generally good water quality
  - Sufficient: meets minimum standards
  - Poor: You are advised not to swim. The beach will stay open and an action plan should be in place to improve the water quality.

7 Day Weather Forecast

Expect a temp in the range 5.1℃ to 6℃ with wind speed 4.4 m/sec (NNE)
Saturday, Jan 28fair_night
Expect a temp in the range 4.1℃ to 4.6℃ with wind speed 4.3 m/sec (NNE)
Sunday, Jan 29partlycloudy_night
Expect a temp in the range 6.3℃ to 8℃ with wind speed 2.7 m/sec (WSW)
Monday, Jan 30cloudy
Expect a temp in the range 9.5℃ to 10.6℃ with wind speed 8.5 m/sec (WNW)
Tuesday, Jan 31cloudy
Expect a temp in the range 10℃ to 10.6℃ with wind speed 6.9 m/sec (W)
Wednesday, Feb 01partlycloudy_night
Expect a temp in the range 8.8℃ to 9.2℃ with wind speed 9.3 m/sec (NW)
Thursday, Feb 02partlycloudy_night
Expect a temp in the range 9.5℃ to 10℃ with wind speed 8.5 m/sec (NW)

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

Church Cove Beach Tide Times

Tide times are available at around 600 locations and the closest location to Church Cove Beach is at Porthleven 6.17 km (3.83 miles) away. Tides are displayed beneath for up to 7 days and we list both high and low water times along with the height.

Fri 27 Jan
   Low Tide at 02:58 (Height 0.92m)
   High Tide at 08:46 (Height 5.18m)
   Low Tide at 15:25 (Height 1.08m)
   High Tide at 21:12 (Height 4.65m)
Sat 28 Jan
   Low Tide at 03:48 (Height 1.24m)
   High Tide at 09:37 (Height 4.89m)
   Low Tide at 16:15 (Height 1.44m)
   High Tide at 22:07 (Height 4.42m)
Sun 29 Jan
   Low Tide at 04:43 (Height 1.56m)
   High Tide at 10:35 (Height 4.62m)
   Low Tide at 17:11 (Height 1.78m)
   High Tide at 23:09 (Height 4.26m)
Mon 30 Jan
   Low Tide at 05:47 (Height 1.81m)
   High Tide at 11:39 (Height 4.41m)
   Low Tide at 18:17 (Height 2.03m)
Tue 31 Jan
   High Tide at 00:16 (Height 4.20m)
   Low Tide at 06:59 (Height 1.94m)
   High Tide at 12:47 (Height 4.33m)
   Low Tide at 19:29 (Height 2.13m)
Wed 01 Feb
   High Tide at 01:22 (Height 4.26m)
   Low Tide at 08:10 (Height 1.90m)
   High Tide at 13:52 (Height 4.37m)
   Low Tide at 20:37 (Height 2.07m)
Thu 02 Feb
   High Tide at 02:20 (Height 4.42m)
   Low Tide at 09:12 (Height 1.75m)
   High Tide at 14:48 (Height 4.49m)
   Low Tide at 21:32 (Height 1.90m)

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