Mawgan Porth beach, Newquay, Cornwall
  • About Us

    Mawgan Porth Beach Information

    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 14 beaches around Newquay, 217 beaches in Cornwall, or check our list of Cornwall Dog Friendly Beaches.

  • Water Quality


    Beach Bathing 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.
  • Tides
  • Weather


    7-day Weather Forecast


    Light rain today through Tuesday, with high temperatures peaking at 18°C on Tuesday.

    Today's Forecast
     Rain starting in the evening and breezy overnight.
     
    12
    -> 
    17
       64%  63%   10 mph
      5:20 am    9:16 pm
    Sunday, May 27th
     Mostly cloudy throughout the day.
     
    14
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    17
       64%  94%   12 mph
      5:19 am    9:18 pm

    Monday, May 28th
     Mostly cloudy throughout the day.
     
    13
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    16
       16%  71%   2 mph
      5:18 am    9:19 pm
    Tuesday, May 29th
     Rain starting in the afternoon, continuing until evening.
     
    13
    -> 
    18
       41%  84%   8 mph
      5:17 am    9:20 pm

    Wednesday, May 30th
     Mostly cloudy throughout the day.
     
    15
    -> 
    17
       27%  71%   5 mph
      5:16 am    9:21 pm
    Thursday, May 31st
     Mostly cloudy until evening.
     
    14
    -> 
    16
       24%  56%   9 mph
      5:15 am    9:22 pm

    Friday, Jun 1st
     Clear throughout the day.
     
    13
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    15
       18%  7%   8 mph
      5:15 am    9:23 pm
    Saturday, Jun 2nd
     Mostly cloudy starting in the afternoon.
     
    13
    -> 
    16
       24%  32%   6 mph
      5:14 am    9:24 pm

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