Porthilly Cove Beach

Porthilly Cove beach at Rock is a mile long sandy beach with dunes located across the Camel estuary from Padstow. A foot passenger ferries visitors between Padstow and Rock daily, a water taxi can take people after dusk.

A sheltered beach means it is very popular for water sports including fishing, canoeing, windsurfing, water skiing and rowing. Rock is best known for sailing.

Facilities include toilets, car park, shop, cafe, but you also have all the facilities within Rock itself.

Porthilly Cove Beach has dog restrictions.
Porthilly Cove has dog restrictions between Easter to October.

Why not check other beaches nearby as we have 14 beaches at Padstow, 216 beaches in Cornwall, or check our list of Cornwall Dog Friendly Beaches.

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7 Day Weather Forecast

Expect a temp in the range 16℃ to 17.3℃ with wind speed 0.4 m/sec (SE)
Tuesday, Aug 16
Expect a temp in the range 16℃ to 16.6℃ with wind speed 1.4 m/sec (ESE)
Wednesday, Aug 17
Expect a temp in the range 16.1℃ to 16.5℃ with wind speed 6.8 m/sec (N)
Thursday, Aug 18
Expect a temp in the range 14.8℃ to 15.8℃ with wind speed 3 m/sec (NNW)
Friday, Aug 19
Expect a temp in the range 16.3℃ to 17.7℃ with wind speed 6.4 m/sec (SW)
Saturday, Aug 20
Expect a temp in the range 14.4℃ to 15.3℃ with wind speed 5.2 m/sec (W)
Sunday, Aug 21
Expect a temp in the range 15.7℃ to 16.5℃ with wind speed 5.3 m/sec (WSW)

Padstow weather forecast from Yr, delivered by the Norwegian Meteorological Institute and NRK

Porthilly Cove Beach Tide Times

Tide times are available at around 600 locations and the closest location to Porthilly Cove Beach is at Padstow 1.54 km (0.96 miles) away. Tides are displayed beneath for up to 7 days and we list both high and low water times along with the height.

Mon 15 Aug
   Low Tide at 02:42 (Height 0.57m)
   High Tide at 08:32 (Height 7.29m)
   Low Tide at 14:57 (Height 0.81m)
   High Tide at 20:52 (Height 7.50m)
Tue 16 Aug
   Low Tide at 03:20 (Height 0.84m)
   High Tide at 09:11 (Height 7.04m)
   Low Tide at 15:34 (Height 1.11m)
   High Tide at 21:31 (Height 7.17m)
Wed 17 Aug
   Low Tide at 03:56 (Height 1.23m)
   High Tide at 09:47 (Height 6.70m)
   Low Tide at 16:09 (Height 1.51m)
   High Tide at 22:08 (Height 6.75m)
Thu 18 Aug
   Low Tide at 04:31 (Height 1.68m)
   High Tide at 10:25 (Height 6.32m)
   Low Tide at 16:46 (Height 1.97m)
   High Tide at 22:47 (Height 6.29m)
Fri 19 Aug
   Low Tide at 05:08 (Height 2.15m)
   High Tide at 11:06 (Height 5.92m)
   Low Tide at 17:27 (Height 2.42m)
   High Tide at 23:34 (Height 5.84m)
Sat 20 Aug
   Low Tide at 05:55 (Height 2.58m)
   High Tide at 11:59 (Height 5.57m)
   Low Tide at 18:28 (Height 2.80m)
   High Tide at 00:38 (Height 5.48m)
Sun 21 Aug
   Low Tide at 07:05 (Height 2.87m)
   High Tide at 13:20 (Height 5.38m)
   Low Tide at 20:03 (Height 2.95m)

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