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.
- 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.
Polstreath Beach 7 day weather forecast, weather in St Austell, Cornwall
Expect a temp in the range 5.5℃ to 6.2℃ with wind speed 10.1 m/sec (N)
Expect a temp in the range 5℃ to 5.5℃ with wind speed 6.7 m/sec (NNW)
Expect a temp in the range 4℃ to 6.9℃ with wind speed 4.7 m/sec (N)
Expect a temp in the range 8.6℃ to 9.7℃ with wind speed 3.1 m/sec (WNW)
Expect a temp in the range 9.4℃ to 11.5℃ with wind speed 8 m/sec (WSW)
Expect a temp in the range 6.7℃ to 8.5℃ with wind speed 7.9 m/sec (NNW)
Expect a temp in the range 9.4℃ to 12℃ with wind speed 6.5 m/sec (WSW)
St Austell weather forecast from Yr, delivered by the Norwegian Meteorological Institute and NRK
Polstreath Beach tide times.
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