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Place Category: Beaches
Porthcothan Bay is sand with a small shallow stream dividing the beach in two, sheltered by sand dunes and craggy headlands. At low tide there are rock pools, at high tide you only have the dunes.
Facilities include car parking is in the village, toilets and shop.
Porthcothan Bay Beach allows dogs.
Porthcothan Bay Beach 7-day Weather Forecast
Light rain throughout the week, with temperatures rising to 18°C on Tuesday.Light rain starting in the afternoon and breezy overnight.Today's Forecast
13->1558% 66% 17 mph
7:04 am 7:25 pmRain in the morning.Thursday, Sep 21st
12->1576% 67% 7 mph
7:06 am 7:22 pmLight rain starting in the afternoon, continuing until evening.Friday, Sep 22nd
11->1629% 63% 17 mph
7:07 am 7:20 pmMostly cloudy throughout the day.Saturday, Sep 23rd
13->1715% 72% 16 mph
7:09 am 7:18 pmLight rain until afternoon.Sunday, Sep 24th
14->1830% 87% 12 mph
7:10 am 7:16 pmClear throughout the day.Monday, Sep 25th
14->1717% 11% 8 mph
7:12 am 7:13 pmPartly cloudy throughout the day.Tuesday, Sep 26th
12->1810% 27% 2 mph
7:13 am 7:11 pmRain starting in the afternoon.Wednesday, Sep 27th
12->1738% 95% 15 mph
7:15 am 7:09 pm
Porthcothan Bay Beach Tide Times
Porthcothan Bay Beach Bathing Water QualityWater 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.
Photos from around the surrounding area