Porthgwidden beach is a small sandy sheltered beach to the north of St Ives harbour. The beach is backed by grass slopes and beach huts and as well as the sand you have some interesting rocks to explore.
Plenty of facilities as this is in the heart of St. Ives although parking can be a problem.
Porthgwidden beach does not allow dogs between 1st May and 1st October.
- 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.
Porthgwidden Beach 7 day weather forecast, weather in Penwith Peninsula, Cornwall
Expect a temp in the range 9.8℃ to 10.6℃ with wind speed 5.2 m/sec (SSW)
Expect a temp in the range 8.3℃ to 8.8℃ with wind speed 7.4 m/sec (N)
Expect a temp in the range 2.4℃ to 3.7℃ with wind speed 2.7 m/sec (E)
Expect a temp in the range 2℃ to 4.4℃ with wind speed 2 m/sec (SE)
Expect a temp in the range 5.7℃ to 7.2℃ with wind speed 3.7 m/sec (SE)
Expect a temp in the range 6.4℃ to 6.7℃ with wind speed 4.3 m/sec (SE)
Expect a temp in the range 5.2℃ to 5.7℃ with wind speed 4.2 m/sec (ENE)
Penwith Peninsula weather forecast from Yr, delivered by the Norwegian Meteorological Institute and NRK
Porthgwidden Beach tide times.
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