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Place Category: Beaches
Polstreath beach is fine sand and split in two by a stack, the smaller beach is known as Little Polstreath.
The beach offers good swimming and a quieter alternative to Mevagissey around the corner.
Hard to get to for the elderly and those with young children as the climb back up from the beach is quite steep.
No facilities, nearest are in Mevagissey.
We have no dog information for Polstreath beach.
We have no current information on dog restrictions for Polstreath Beach.
Polstreath Beach 7-day Weather Forecast
Light rain today through Monday, with temperatures bottoming out at 14°C on Sunday.Windy starting in the afternoon and rain starting in the afternoon, continuing until evening.Today's Forecast
12->1586% 77% 15 mph
7:49 am 6:21 pmWindy starting in the afternoon and rain in the evening.Friday, Oct 20th
9->1581% 60% 14 mph
7:50 am 6:19 pmWindy and mostly cloudy throughout the day.Saturday, Oct 21st
11->1480% 68% 29 mph
7:52 am 6:17 pmWindy in the morning and mostly cloudy throughout the day.Sunday, Oct 22nd
9->1442% 69% 21 mph
7:53 am 6:15 pmOvercast throughout the day and breezy until afternoon.Monday, Oct 23rd
13->1674% 98% 22 mph
7:55 am 6:13 pmOvercast throughout the day.Tuesday, Oct 24th
13->1663% 98% 17 mph
7:57 am 6:11 pmOvercast throughout the day.Wednesday, Oct 25th
13->1558% 100% 18 mph
7:58 am 6:09 pmMostly cloudy throughout the day.Thursday, Oct 26th
12->1551% 82% 13 mph
8:00 am 6:07 pm
Polstreath Beach Tide Times
Polstreath 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