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Place Category: Beaches
Porthminster beach is in the town of St Ives and sits just below the railway station.
Excellent for people who want to swim and spend time on the beach whilst also having easy access to all the facilities available within St Ives.
Porthminster Beach is a Blue Flag Beach.
We have no current information on dog restrictions for Porthminster Beach.
Porthminster Beach 7-day Weather Forecast
Rain on Wednesday through next Monday, with temperatures bottoming out at 15°C on Thursday.Partly cloudy throughout the day.Today's Forecast
12->154% 37% 9 mph
7:14 am 7:15 pmMostly cloudy throughout the day.Tuesday, Sep 26th
11->158% 72% 8 mph
7:15 am 7:13 pmRain until evening.Wednesday, Sep 27th
13->1663% 91% 14 mph
7:17 am 7:11 pmMostly cloudy throughout the day.Thursday, Sep 28th
12->1513% 65% 9 mph
7:18 am 7:08 pmLight rain in the morning.Friday, Sep 29th
13->1638% 89% 7 mph
7:20 am 7:06 pmRain starting in the evening and windy overnight.Saturday, Sep 30th
12->1636% 68% 14 mph
7:21 am 7:04 pmRain until afternoon, starting again in the evening, and windy in the morning.Sunday, Oct 1st
14->1682% 100% 19 mph
7:23 am 7:02 pmLight rain until afternoon.Monday, Oct 2nd
12->1557% 83% 16 mph
7:24 am 7:00 pm
Porthminster Beach Tide Times
Porthminster 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