Itinerary

Penhale Sands Beach

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 Beach has dog restrictions. Penhale Sands berach has dog restrictions May - Sept.

Why not check other beaches nearby as we have 2 beaches around Perranporth, 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

Today
Expect a temp in the range 13.3℃ to 14.2℃ with wind speed 4.5 m/sec (WSW)
Friday, Jul 01
Expect a temp in the range 13.8℃ to 14.3℃ with wind speed 6 m/sec (W)
Saturday, Jul 02
Expect a temp in the range 14.7℃ to 15℃ with wind speed 7.7 m/sec (SSW)
Sunday, Jul 03
Expect a temp in the range 14.4℃ to 15.2℃ with wind speed 6.7 m/sec (W)
Monday, Jul 04
Expect a temp in the range 14.3℃ to 15.1℃ with wind speed 7.5 m/sec (WNW)
Tuesday, Jul 05
Expect a temp in the range 15.1℃ to 15.3℃ with wind speed 2.4 m/sec (NNW)
Wednesday, Jul 06
Expect a temp in the range 16℃ to 16.2℃ with wind speed 3.4 m/sec (NNW)

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

Penhale Sands Beach Tide Times

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