Kynance Cove on dramatic and historic stretch of Cornish coast – white-sand, cliffs, turquoise water and multi-coloured islands. Calm seas means good swimming conditions but there can be rip tides and strong currents.
Excellent location for walking and spending the day on the beach. At low tide there is sand, caves and rock pools. Often missed as visitors go straight for The Lizard but if you want a location rather than amusements then this cove is the place for you.
Lizard Wireless Station, site of ground-breaking radio experiments. Dramatic cliff-top walks, rare wildflowers and unique geology.
NT car parks with toilets at Kynance and Lizard Point, cafe and shop, no lifeguards.
“Kynans” means gorge in the Cornish language.
Kynance Cove does not allow dogs between Easter and September.
No water quality measurement available for Kynance Cove Beach.
Our weather forecast for The Lizard in Cornwall
Today (Wednesday, Feb 24)
Expect a temperature in the range 8.4℃ to 9.4℃ with a wind speed 4.9 m/sec (SW)
Thursday, Feb 25
Expect a temperature in the range 8.1℃ to 9.4℃ with a wind speed 6.2 m/sec (WSW)
Friday, Feb 26
Expect a temperature in the range 4.6℃ to 6.1℃ with a wind speed 2.4 m/sec (NW)
Saturday, Feb 27
Expect a temperature in the range 3.6℃ to 3.9℃ with a wind speed 1.9 m/sec (N)
Sunday, Feb 28
Expect a temperature in the range 6.3℃ to 6.5℃ with a wind speed 3.5 m/sec (NE)
Monday, Mar 01
Expect a temperature in the range 8.3℃ to 8.6℃ with a wind speed 8 m/sec (ENE)
Tuesday, Mar 02
Expect a temperature in the range 9.6℃ to 10.1℃ with a wind speed 6 m/sec (SSE)
Weather forecast from Yr, delivered by the Norwegian Meteorological Institute and NRK
Our tide forecast for Kynance Cove Beach in Cornwall.
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