Mawgan Porth Beach (Cornwall)

Mawgan Porth beach is a wide sandy beach with sand even at high tide. Less crowded than its Newquay neighbours and more accessible than Bedruthan Steps. As the beach has golden sands and less busy than its neighbours it is ideal for families and surfing beginners.

Toilets, parking, cafe and shops are close to the beach with lifeguards during the summer months.

Mawgan Porth Beach is dog friendly and allows dogs all year. Mawgan Porth Beach is dog friendly and allows dogs all year.

Why not check other beaches nearby as we have no beaches around Newquay, 215 beaches in Cornwall, or check our list of Cornwall Dog Friendly Beaches.

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.

Our weather forecast for Newquay in Cornwall

Today (Sunday, Feb 28)


Expect a temperature in the range 6.8℃ to 10.4℃ with a wind speed 3.5 m/sec (ENE)

Monday, Mar 01


Expect a temperature in the range 5.7℃ to 6.3℃ with a wind speed 5.2 m/sec (E)

Tuesday, Mar 02


Expect a temperature in the range 6.6℃ to 6.7℃ with a wind speed 5.7 m/sec (ESE)

Wednesday, Mar 03


Expect a temperature in the range 8.5℃ to 8.9℃ with a wind speed 5.8 m/sec (ESE)

Thursday, Mar 04


Expect a temperature in the range 7.3℃ to 8.1℃ with a wind speed 2 m/sec (NNE)

Friday, Mar 05


Expect a temperature in the range 3.7℃ to 5.5℃ with a wind speed 4.2 m/sec (E)

Saturday, Mar 06


Expect a temperature in the range 4.3℃ to 5.1℃ with a wind speed 4.9 m/sec (E)

Weather forecast from Yr, delivered by the Norwegian Meteorological Institute and NRK


Tides

Our tide forecast for Mawgan Porth Beach in Cornwall.

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