Polzeath beach, Polzeath, Cornwall
  • About Us

    Polzeath Beach Info

    Polzeath beach is sand/shingle and is also one of the worlds most renowned surfing destinations. On the beach you also have rock pools and a nature reserve but at high tide much of the beach disappears.

    The surf can cater for all standards from kids learning to experienced surfers. In the summer it can get very busy in the water.

    Facilities include car park, lifeguards in the summer months, pubs, cafes and restaurants.

    Polzeath Beach has been awarded a regional Seaside Award.

    Polzeath Beach has dog restrictions. Polzeath beach does not allow dogs between Easter and October.

    Why not check other beaches nearby as we have 3 beaches around Polzeath, 218 beaches in Cornwall, or check our list of Cornwall Dog Friendly Beaches.

  • Water Quality

    Polzeath Beach Bathing 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.
  • Tides
  • Weather

    Polzeath Beach 7-day Weather Forecast

    Light rain today through Wednesday, with temperatures peaking at 11°C on Tuesday.

    Today's Forecast
     Light rain and breezy starting in the evening.
       56%  88%   16 mph
      6:19 am    6:36 pm
    Friday, Mar 23rd
     Breezy in the morning and rain starting in the evening.
       92%  85%   10 mph
      6:16 am    6:38 pm

    Saturday, Mar 24th
     Mostly cloudy until evening.
       78%  60%   14 mph
      6:14 am    6:39 pm
    Sunday, Mar 25th
     Mostly cloudy until afternoon.
       23%  38%   8 mph
      7:12 am    7:41 pm

    Monday, Mar 26th
     Mostly cloudy throughout the day and windy overnight.
       34%  84%   7 mph
      7:10 am    7:42 pm
    Tuesday, Mar 27th
     Overcast throughout the day and breezy starting in the afternoon.
       59%  98%   18 mph
      7:07 am    7:44 pm

    Wednesday, Mar 28th
     Breezy in the morning and mostly cloudy throughout the day.
       39%  68%   13 mph
      7:05 am    7:46 pm
    Thursday, Mar 29th
     Mostly cloudy until evening.
       48%  50%   9 mph
      7:03 am    7:47 pm

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