Perran Sands or Perranuthnoe Beach

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 50 beaches at Penwith Peninsula, 216 beaches in Cornwall, or check our list of Cornwall Dog Friendly Beaches.

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Beach 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.

7 Day Weather Forecast

Expect a temp in the range 21.1℃ to 22.4℃ with wind speed 3.2 m/sec (ESE)
Wednesday, Aug 10
Expect a temp in the range 16.4℃ to 17.3℃ with wind speed 4.8 m/sec (NNE)
Thursday, Aug 11
Expect a temp in the range 18.5℃ to 18.9℃ with wind speed 3.6 m/sec (NNE)
Friday, Aug 12
Expect a temp in the range 18.8℃ to 19.2℃ with wind speed 4 m/sec (NNE)
Saturday, Aug 13
Expect a temp in the range 18.8℃ to 19.4℃ with wind speed 3.4 m/sec (NE)
Sunday, Aug 14
Expect a temp in the range 19.5℃ to 20.8℃ with wind speed 3.9 m/sec (ENE)
Monday, Aug 15
Expect a temp in the range 17.2℃ to 18.3℃ with wind speed 2.3 m/sec (NNW)

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

Perran Sands or Perranuthnoe Beach Tide Times

Tide times are available at around 600 locations and the closest location to Perran Sands or Perranuthnoe Beach is at PENZANCE (NEWLYN) 7.76 km (4.82 miles) away. Tides are displayed beneath for up to 7 days and we list both high and low water times along with the height.

Tue 09 Aug
   High Tide at 02:34 (Height 4.63m)
   Low Tide at 09:17 (Height 1.63m)
   High Tide at 15:12 (Height 4.87m)
   Low Tide at 21:55 (Height 1.44m)
Wed 10 Aug
   High Tide at 03:46 (Height 4.88m)
   Low Tide at 10:26 (Height 1.35m)
   High Tide at 16:14 (Height 5.21m)
   Low Tide at 23:00 (Height 1.09m)
Thu 11 Aug
   High Tide at 04:45 (Height 5.15m)
   Low Tide at 11:25 (Height 1.05m)
   High Tide at 17:08 (Height 5.52m)
   Low Tide at 23:56 (Height 0.79m)
Fri 12 Aug
   High Tide at 05:36 (Height 5.37m)
   Low Tide at 12:18 (Height 0.82m)
   High Tide at 17:57 (Height 5.74m)
   Low Tide at 00:46 (Height 0.58m)
Sat 13 Aug
   High Tide at 06:23 (Height 5.49m)
   Low Tide at 13:06 (Height 0.67m)
   High Tide at 18:43 (Height 5.85m)
Sun 14 Aug
   Low Tide at 01:32 (Height 0.51m)
   High Tide at 07:06 (Height 5.50m)
   Low Tide at 13:50 (Height 0.64m)
   High Tide at 19:26 (Height 5.82m)
Mon 15 Aug
   Low Tide at 02:15 (Height 0.57m)
   High Tide at 07:47 (Height 5.42m)
   Low Tide at 14:31 (Height 0.74m)
   High Tide at 20:06 (Height 5.67m)

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