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Place Category: Beaches
Perranporth Beach and Penhale Sands 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.
Lifeguards in the summer months, car parking and toilets.
Dog restrictions May - Sept.
Perranporth Beach 7-day Weather Forecast
Light rain throughout the week, with temperatures rising to 18°C on Tuesday.Light rain until evening, starting again overnight, and breezy overnight.Today's Forecast
14->1648% 53% 17 mph
7:05 am 7:25 pmRain and breezy in the morning.Thursday, Sep 21st
12->1674% 70% 8 mph
7:06 am 7:23 pmLight rain until evening.Friday, Sep 22nd
12->1637% 65% 18 mph
7:08 am 7:21 pmDrizzle overnight.Saturday, Sep 23rd
14->1717% 82% 18 mph
7:09 am 7:18 pmDrizzle starting in the evening.Sunday, Sep 24th
15->1720% 74% 2 mph
7:11 am 7:16 pmLight rain starting in the afternoon.Monday, Sep 25th
14->1818% 38% 7 mph
7:12 am 7:14 pmPartly cloudy throughout the day.Tuesday, Sep 26th
14->1815% 40% 8 mph
7:14 am 7:12 pmLight rain starting in the afternoon.Wednesday, Sep 27th
15->1724% 68% 15 mph
7:15 am 7:09 pm
Perranporth Beach Tide Times
Perranporth 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.
Photos from around the surrounding area