Whitsand Bay runs for 3 miles from Rame Head in the east to Portwrinkle in the west. We have listed the beaches separately: Portwrinkle & Finnygook Beach, Long Sands (Tregantle Cliff) Beach, Sharrow Point (Grotto Beach) Beach, Freathy Beach and Tregonhawke Beach
The South West Coast Path runs the length of the bay. A UK Ministry of Defence firing range exists between Fort Tregantle at the western end of the bay and Trethill Cliffs near Portwrinkle and this area is closed during firing range operations.
Popular surfing and diving location.
We have no current information on dog restrictions for Whitsand Bay Beach.
- 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.
Our 7 day weather forecast for Rame Peninsula in Cornwall
Expect a temp in the range 14.1℃ to 17.1℃ with wind speed 6.4 m/sec (NW)
Expect a temp in the range 12.6℃ to 13.5℃ with wind speed 3.4 m/sec (N)
Expect a temp in the range 14.8℃ to 15.2℃ with wind speed 3 m/sec (SE)
Expect a temp in the range 14.5℃ to 14.6℃ with wind speed 5.2 m/sec (E)
Expect a temp in the range 12.7℃ to 13.3℃ with wind speed 6.5 m/sec (NNE)
Expect a temp in the range 11.9℃ to 13.3℃ with wind speed 4 m/sec (N)
Expect a temp in the range 11.5℃ to 12.5℃ with wind speed 3.9 m/sec (NW)
Weather forecast from Yr, delivered by the Norwegian Meteorological Institute and NRK
Our tide forecast for Whitsand Bay Beach in Cornwall.
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