Mawgan Porth beach, Newquay, Cornwall
  • About Us

    Mawgan Porth Beach Info

    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 13 beaches around Newquay, 205 beaches in Cornwall, or check our list of Cornwall Dog Friendly Beaches.

  • Water Quality


    Mawgan Porth 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


    Mawgan Porth Beach 7-day Weather Forecast


    Light rain today through Thursday, with temperatures rising to 12°C on Wednesday.

    Today's Forecast
     Rain overnight.
     
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    7
       85%  56%   18 mph
      8:12 am    4:51 pm
    Saturday, Jan 20th
     Windy until afternoon and light rain starting in the evening.
     
    7
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    11
       99%  97%   16 mph
      8:11 am    4:52 pm

    Sunday, Jan 21st
     Windy and overcast throughout the day.
     
    10
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    12
       97%  100%   22 mph
      8:10 am    4:54 pm
    Monday, Jan 22nd
     Windy in the morning and mostly cloudy throughout the day.
     
    9
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    11
       68%  69%   16 mph
      8:09 am    4:56 pm

    Tuesday, Jan 23rd
     Mostly cloudy throughout the day and windy starting in the evening.
     
    10
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    12
       55%  91%   20 mph
      8:08 am    4:57 pm
    Wednesday, Jan 24th
     Windy and mostly cloudy throughout the day.
     
    9
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    12
       87%  98%   27 mph
      8:07 am    4:59 pm

    Thursday, Jan 25th
     Rain in the evening.
     
    6
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    10
       84%  20%   8 mph
      8:06 am    5:01 pm
    Friday, Jan 26th
     Partly cloudy starting in the afternoon, continuing until evening.
     
    6
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    8
       43%  16%   14 mph
      8:04 am    5:02 pm

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