Perran Sands or Perranuthnoe Beach, Cornwall


Perran Sands or Perranuthnoe beach is a flat beach with sand except at high tide when it all the beach disappears leaving a few pebbles.

Good surfing beach and boasts a reef break along with the beach break.

Perranuthnoe has remained undeveloped, with car park, one pub, an art and craft centre and a small cafe catering for beachgoers.

Dogs are not allowed on Dogs are not allowed on Perran Sands or Perranuthnoe Beach.

Why not check other beaches nearby as we have no beaches around Penwith Peninsula, 215 beaches in Cornwall, or check our list of Cornwall Dog Friendly Beaches.

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.

Our weather forecast for Penwith Peninsula in Cornwall

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


Our tide forecast for Perran Sands or Perranuthnoe Beach in Cornwall.

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