Tolcarne beach, Newquay, Cornwall
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    Tolcarne Beach Information

    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 has dog restrictions. Tolcarne beach does not allow dogs between 1st May until 30th September.

    Why not check other beaches nearby as we have 14 beaches around Newquay, 215 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 falling to 7°C next Wednesday.

    Today's Forecast
     Mostly cloudy throughout the day and windy starting in the evening.
     
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       77%  78%   14 mph
      8:15 am    4:47 pm
    Thursday, Jan 17th
     Mostly cloudy throughout the day.
     
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       53%  67%   12 mph
      8:14 am    4:48 pm

    Friday, Jan 18th
     Rain in the morning and overnight.
     
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       85%  98%   14 mph
      8:13 am    4:50 pm
    Saturday, Jan 19th
     Mostly cloudy until afternoon.
     
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       87%  50%   6 mph
      8:12 am    4:51 pm

    Sunday, Jan 20th
     Mostly cloudy until afternoon.
     
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       15%  39%   12 mph
      8:11 am    4:53 pm
    Monday, Jan 21st
     Foggy starting in the evening and windy overnight.
     
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       50%  54%   5 mph
      8:10 am    4:54 pm

    Tuesday, Jan 22nd
     Rain in the morning and windy until evening.
     
    5
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    8
       86%  90%   23 mph
      8:09 am    4:56 pm
    Wednesday, Jan 23rd
     Foggy in the morning.
     
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       64%  66%   20 mph
      8:08 am    4:58 pm

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