Kennack Sands Beach

Kennack Sands a sandy beach with rock pools. At high tide the beach is split into two but at low tide is is a very large beach.

East facing beach popular with surfers of all abilities.

Facilities include car park, toilets, cafe, beach shop.

Dog Friendly Beach?

Kennack Sands Beach has dog restrictions.
Kennack Sands West 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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Kennack Sands 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 4.7℃ to 5.5℃ with wind speed 6.4 m/sec (NNE)
Friday, Jan 27clearsky_night
Expect a temp in the range 4.5℃ to 5.2℃ with wind speed 6.4 m/sec (NNE)
Saturday, Jan 28partlycloudy_night
Expect a temp in the range 3.2℃ to 5℃ with wind speed 4.5 m/sec (NE)
Sunday, Jan 29cloudy
Expect a temp in the range 7.9℃ to 8.7℃ with wind speed 3.2 m/sec (WSW)
Monday, Jan 30cloudy
Expect a temp in the range 9℃ to 10.4℃ with wind speed 7.6 m/sec (W)
Tuesday, Jan 31cloudy
Expect a temp in the range 7.7℃ to 10.1℃ with wind speed 3.6 m/sec (W)
Wednesday, Feb 01cloudy
Expect a temp in the range 8.7℃ to 10.6℃ with wind speed 9.4 m/sec (W)

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

Kennack Sands Beach Tide Times

Tide times are available at around 600 locations and the closest location to Kennack Sands Beach is at Coverack 4.55 km (2.83 miles) away. Tides are displayed beneath for up to 7 days and we list both high and low water times along with the height. These times are not adjusted for BST.

Thu 26 Jan
   Low Tide at 02:35 (Height 0.57m)
   High Tide at 08:29 (Height 5.33m)
   Low Tide at 14:59 (Height 0.60m)
   High Tide at 20:56 (Height 4.85m)
Fri 27 Jan
   Low Tide at 03:18 (Height 0.82m)
   High Tide at 09:15 (Height 5.08m)
   Low Tide at 15:44 (Height 0.92m)
   High Tide at 21:42 (Height 4.62m)
Sat 28 Jan
   Low Tide at 04:03 (Height 1.12m)
   High Tide at 10:03 (Height 4.79m)
   Low Tide at 16:31 (Height 1.28m)
   High Tide at 22:31 (Height 4.41m)
Sun 29 Jan
   Low Tide at 04:52 (Height 1.44m)
   High Tide at 10:55 (Height 4.51m)
   Low Tide at 17:24 (Height 1.63m)
   High Tide at 23:25 (Height 4.24m)
Mon 30 Jan
   Low Tide at 05:50 (Height 1.71m)
   High Tide at 11:55 (Height 4.29m)
   Low Tide at 18:29 (Height 1.90m)
Tue 31 Jan
   High Tide at 00:26 (Height 4.16m)
   Low Tide at 07:02 (Height 1.87m)
   High Tide at 13:03 (Height 4.18m)
   Low Tide at 19:49 (Height 2.02m)
Wed 01 Feb
   High Tide at 01:33 (Height 4.20m)
   Low Tide at 08:24 (Height 1.86m)
   High Tide at 14:15 (Height 4.19m)
   Low Tide at 21:03 (Height 1.96m)

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

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