Tolcarne beach, Newquay, Cornwall
  • About Us

    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. No dogs between 1st May until 30th September.

    Why not check other beaches nearby as we have 13 beaches around Newquay, 204 beaches in Cornwall, or check our list of Cornwall Dog Friendly Beaches.

  • Water Quality

    Tolcarne 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.
  • Weather

    Tolcarne Beach 7-day Weather Forecast

    Light rain today and tomorrow, with temperatures rising to 12°C on Tuesday.

    Today's Forecast
     Light rain in the morning and windy overnight.
     
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       98%  39%   16 mph
      8:14 am    4:17 pm
    Friday, Dec 15th
     Windy until afternoon and mostly cloudy throughout the day.
     
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    9
       90%  71%   25 mph
      8:15 am    4:18 pm

    Saturday, Dec 16th
     Partly cloudy throughout the day.
     
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       50%  51%   15 mph
      8:16 am    4:18 pm
    Sunday, Dec 17th
     Mostly cloudy throughout the day.
     
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    11
       52%  88%   14 mph
      8:17 am    4:18 pm

    Monday, Dec 18th
     Mostly cloudy throughout the day.
     
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       24%  82%   10 mph
      8:17 am    4:18 pm
    Tuesday, Dec 19th
     Mostly cloudy throughout the day.
     
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       24%  84%   9 mph
      8:18 am    4:19 pm

    Wednesday, Dec 20th
     Mostly cloudy throughout the day.
     
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       19%  85%   11 mph
      8:19 am    4:19 pm
    Thursday, Dec 21st
     Mostly cloudy throughout the day.
     
    9
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       9%  92%   8 mph
      8:19 am    4:19 pm

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