Penhale Sands Beach (Cornwall)
Penhale Sands and Perranporth Beach form a three mile stretch of excellent sand. Backed by a large area of sand dunes that include the historic sites of St Pirans Cross and St Pirans Oratory.
The beaches are popular with surfers and zoning is in place for water sports.
Facilities include parking, toilets and lifeguards in the summer months.
Penhale Sands berach has dog restrictions May - Sept.
7-day Weather Forecast
Light rain today through Saturday, with high temperatures peaking at 10°C on Thursday.Rain and windy starting in the evening.Today's Forecast
1->962% 80% 6 mph
8:10 am 4:55 pmLight rain in the morning.Tuesday, Jan 22nd
6->780% 79% 21 mph
8:09 am 4:57 pmMostly cloudy throughout the day.Wednesday, Jan 23rd
6->848% 78% 16 mph
8:08 am 4:58 pmMostly cloudy throughout the day.Thursday, Jan 24th
6->1065% 86% 9 mph
8:07 am 5:00 pmMostly cloudy throughout the day.Friday, Jan 25th
8->99% 78% 3 mph
8:06 am 5:02 pmDangerously windy and mostly cloudy throughout the day.Saturday, Jan 26th
7->1085% 96% 17 mph
8:04 am 5:03 pmWindy in the morning and foggy starting in the evening.Sunday, Jan 27th
5->755% 40% 25 mph
8:03 am 5:05 pmFoggy in the morning.Monday, Jan 28th
5->778% 84% 15 mph
8:02 am 5:07 pm
Beach Bathing Water QualityWater 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.
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