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Place Category: Beaches
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 is a Blue Flag Beach.
No dogs allowed between Easter and October.
Polzeath Beach 7-day Weather Forecast
Light rain today and tomorrow, with temperatures falling to 14°C next Monday.Light rain starting in the evening.Today's Forecast
13->1589% 95% 10 mph
7:56 am 6:13 pmOvercast throughout the day.Tuesday, Oct 24th
15->1679% 99% 20 mph
7:58 am 6:11 pmOvercast throughout the day.Wednesday, Oct 25th
13->1559% 96% 11 mph
8:00 am 6:09 pmOvercast throughout the day.Thursday, Oct 26th
13->1534% 98% 7 mph
8:01 am 6:07 pmMostly cloudy throughout the day.Friday, Oct 27th
12->1513% 74% 6 mph
8:03 am 6:05 pmPartly cloudy in the morning.Saturday, Oct 28th
11->1515% 33% 3 mph
8:05 am 6:04 pmPartly cloudy in the morning.Sunday, Oct 29th
12->1515% 20% 12 mph
7:06 am 5:02 pmPartly cloudy until afternoon.Monday, Oct 30th
12->1421% 35% 12 mph
7:08 am 5:00 pm
Polzeath Beach Tide Times
Polzeath 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