Tolcarne beach is in a crescent shaped sandy bay with tropical palm trees set against a backcloth of cliffs. The Beach offers soft sand, easy swimming, surfing and rock pools to explore.
A family beach; enjoy the water sports, beach games, relax in the sun or shelter in the shade of one of the beach huts.
Surf: Consistent surf and at high tide the ‘Tolcarne Wedge’ a cross wave is great for body boarding.
Facilities include toilets, restaurant, shower, summer life guards, beach huts, shops, parking in town and it is just a 5-10 minute walk to Newquay town centre.
Tolcarne beach does not allow dogs between 1st May until 30th September.
- 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, Mar 07)
Expect a temperature in the range 2.3℃ to 4.3℃ with a wind speed 4.4 m/sec (NNE)
Monday, Mar 08
Expect a temperature in the range 1.3℃ to 2℃ with a wind speed 2.6 m/sec (E)
Tuesday, Mar 09
Expect a temperature in the range 2.6℃ to 3.8℃ with a wind speed 2.1 m/sec (SSE)
Wednesday, Mar 10
Expect a temperature in the range 7.9℃ to 8.5℃ with a wind speed 8.6 m/sec (S)
Thursday, Mar 11
Expect a temperature in the range 9.4℃ to 11.7℃ with a wind speed 11 m/sec (SW)
Friday, Mar 12
Expect a temperature in the range 7.5℃ to 8.2℃ with a wind speed 9.7 m/sec (WSW)
Saturday, Mar 13
Expect a temperature in the range 8.4℃ to 9.3℃ with a wind speed 12.1 m/sec (SW)
Weather forecast from Yr, delivered by the Norwegian Meteorological Institute and NRK
Our tide forecast for Tolcarne Beach in Cornwall.
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