Carbis Bay is a sandy beach about a mile east of St Ives and a resort in its own right.
Very safe bathing due to sheltered aspect and calm sea. Also ideal for windsurfing and water-skiing.
All facilities close to the beach, although a small car park and lifeguards during the summer.
Carbis Bay Beach is a Blue Flag Beach and has been awarded a regional Seaside Award.
We have no current information on dog restrictions for Carbis Bay Beach.
- 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 Penwith Peninsula in Cornwall
Today (Monday, Jan 18)
Expect a temperature in the range 7.6℃ to 9.3℃ with a wind speed 4.1 m/sec (WSW)
Tuesday, Jan 19
Expect a temperature in the range 10.1℃ to 10.5℃ with a wind speed 9.8 m/sec (WSW)
Wednesday, Jan 20
Expect a temperature in the range 10.6℃ to 10.8℃ with a wind speed 10.9 m/sec (SSW)
Thursday, Jan 21
Expect a temperature in the range 6.4℃ to 7.9℃ with a wind speed 10.9 m/sec (W)
Friday, Jan 22
Expect a temperature in the range 6.2℃ to 7.6℃ with a wind speed 6.1 m/sec (WNW)
Saturday, Jan 23
Expect a temperature in the range 5.2℃ to 5.9℃ with a wind speed 5.5 m/sec (NW)
Sunday, Jan 24
Expect a temperature in the range 6.1℃ to 8.1℃ with a wind speed 5.5 m/sec (W)
Weather forecast from Yr, delivered by the Norwegian Meteorological Institute and NRK
Our tide forecast for Carbis Bay Beach in Cornwall.
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