Crinnis Beach, Shorthorn Beach and Polgaver Beach together make up Read more [...]
Porthpean beach, a sheltered sandy beach with rock pools popular with families that can get busy. Safe for swimming, sailing and windsurfing. No jet-skiing allowed.
Facilities include toilets, small car park and slipway (sailing boats).
Dogs not allowed Easter to October.
- Water Quality
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.
7-day Weather Forecast
Light rain today through Monday, with temperatures falling to 7°C on Saturday.Rain and dangerously windy starting in the afternoon.Today's Forecast
12->1497% 81% 19 mph
7:45 am 4:27 pmLight rain starting in the evening.Thursday, Nov 23rd
7->1196% 69% 10 mph
7:47 am 4:26 pmMostly cloudy throughout the day.Friday, Nov 24th
6->881% 78% 7 mph
7:48 am 4:25 pmPartly cloudy throughout the day.Saturday, Nov 25th
5->765% 63% 18 mph
7:50 am 4:24 pmMostly cloudy throughout the day.Sunday, Nov 26th
7->826% 58% 19 mph
7:51 am 4:24 pmWindy until evening and rain in the afternoon.Monday, Nov 27th
7->977% 91% 19 mph
7:53 am 4:23 pmMostly cloudy throughout the day and windy starting in the afternoon.Tuesday, Nov 28th
5->861% 62% 21 mph
7:54 am 4:22 pmWindy until afternoon and partly cloudy in the morning.Wednesday, Nov 29th
5->945% 28% 22 mph
7:56 am 4:21 pm