Pentewan beach a large private sandy beach with a disused harbour. Although this beach is private access is allowed from Pentewan village, although the village car park is very small.
Good for swimming and all water sports – swimming, surfing, windsurfing, sea canoeing, water skiing and sailing.
Large holiday park on this beach which can make it busy.
Toilets and small village car park.
Pentewan beach has strict dog restrictions, believed to be only allowed weekdays in the winter.
- 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 weather forecast for St Austell in Cornwall
Today (Sunday, Feb 28)
Expect a temperature in the range 7.4℃ to 9.2℃ with a wind speed 5.5 m/sec (E)
Monday, Mar 01
Expect a temperature in the range 6.2℃ to 7℃ with a wind speed 7.1 m/sec (E)
Tuesday, Mar 02
Expect a temperature in the range 6.5℃ to 6.9℃ with a wind speed 5.5 m/sec (E)
Wednesday, Mar 03
Expect a temperature in the range 8.4℃ to 9℃ with a wind speed 4.5 m/sec (E)
Thursday, Mar 04
Expect a temperature in the range 7.1℃ to 7.3℃ with a wind speed 1.4 m/sec (N)
Friday, Mar 05
Expect a temperature in the range 3.8℃ to 5.4℃ with a wind speed 5.2 m/sec (E)
Saturday, Mar 06
Expect a temperature in the range 5.3℃ to 6℃ with a wind speed 7.6 m/sec (E)
Weather forecast from Yr, delivered by the Norwegian Meteorological Institute and NRK
Our tide forecast for Pentewan Beach in Cornwall.
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