Porthluney Cove Beach

Porthluney Cove a sheltered sandy beach part of Caerhays Castle estate. The beach backs onto the castle and gardens.

Facilities include toilets, car park and shop.

Porthluney Cove Beach is dog friendly and allows dogs all year.
Porthluney Cove Beach is dog friendly and allows dogs all year.

Why not check other beaches nearby as we have 18 beaches at St Austell, 216 beaches in Cornwall, or check our list of Cornwall Dog Friendly Beaches.

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Porthluney Cove Beach Water Quality

Water 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

Expect a temp in the range 4.9℃ to 7.3℃ with wind speed 5.6 m/sec (ENE)
Tuesday, Dec 06partlycloudy_night
Expect a temp in the range 5.8℃ to 7℃ with wind speed 6.1 m/sec (ENE)
Wednesday, Dec 07clearsky_night
Expect a temp in the range 1.8℃ to 3.1℃ with wind speed 3.9 m/sec (NE)
Thursday, Dec 08fair_night
Expect a temp in the range 1℃ to 1.9℃ with wind speed 1.8 m/sec (N)
Friday, Dec 09cloudy
Expect a temp in the range 0.8℃ to 2.9℃ with wind speed 2.1 m/sec (N)
Saturday, Dec 10partlycloudy_night
Expect a temp in the range 0.9℃ to 2.5℃ with wind speed 2.5 m/sec (WNW)
Sunday, Dec 11clearsky_night
Expect a temp in the range 2.8℃ to 4.3℃ with wind speed 3.4 m/sec (WNW)

St Austell weather forecast from Yr, delivered by the Norwegian Meteorological Institute and NRK

Porthluney Cove Beach Tide Times

Tide times are available at around 600 locations and the closest location to Porthluney Cove Beach is at Mevagissey 5.29 km (3.29 miles) away. Tides are displayed beneath for up to 7 days and we list both high and low water times along with the height. These times are not adjusted for BST.

Mon 05 Dec
   High Tide at 03:11 (Height 4.90m)
   Low Tide at 09:35 (Height 1.36m)
   High Tide at 15:27 (Height 5.03m)
   Low Tide at 21:59 (Height 1.18m)
Tue 06 Dec
   High Tide at 03:55 (Height 5.07m)
   Low Tide at 10:21 (Height 1.19m)
   High Tide at 16:12 (Height 5.10m)
   Low Tide at 22:41 (Height 1.09m)
Wed 07 Dec
   High Tide at 04:34 (Height 5.19m)
   Low Tide at 11:03 (Height 1.10m)
   High Tide at 16:52 (Height 5.14m)
   Low Tide at 23:21 (Height 1.06m)
Thu 08 Dec
   High Tide at 05:11 (Height 5.27m)
   Low Tide at 11:42 (Height 1.08m)
   High Tide at 17:29 (Height 5.13m)
   Low Tide at 23:56 (Height 1.10m)
Fri 09 Dec
   High Tide at 05:45 (Height 5.30m)
   Low Tide at 12:18 (Height 1.13m)
   High Tide at 18:03 (Height 5.08m)
Sat 10 Dec
   Low Tide at 00:29 (Height 1.19m)
   High Tide at 06:17 (Height 5.28m)
   Low Tide at 12:51 (Height 1.23m)
   High Tide at 18:36 (Height 4.99m)
Sun 11 Dec
   Low Tide at 00:59 (Height 1.31m)
   High Tide at 06:49 (Height 5.21m)
   Low Tide at 13:22 (Height 1.37m)
   High Tide at 19:10 (Height 4.88m)

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