Poldhu Cove beach, The Lizard, Cornwall
  • About Us

    Poldhu Cove Beach Information

    Poldhu Cove a fine beach in a sandy cove that has sand dunes. Lovely coastal walks and excellent views.

    The Poldhu Wireless Station (remains can still be seen) was where Marconi sent the first transatlantic wireless signal in 1901.

    Beach car park and cafe.

    Poldhu Cove Beach has dog restrictions. Poldhu Cove does not allow dogs between Easter and October.

    Why not check other beaches nearby as we have 26 beaches around The Lizard, 216 beaches in Cornwall, or check our list of Cornwall Dog Friendly Beaches.

  • Water Quality


    Beach Bathing 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.
  • Tides
  • Weather


    7-day Weather Forecast


    Light rain today, with high temperatures peaking at 22°C on Sunday.

    Today's Forecast
     Mostly cloudy throughout the day.
     
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       18%  64%   7 mph
      5:33 am    9:23 pm
    Thursday, Jul 19th
     Mostly cloudy until afternoon.
     
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       5%  53%   6 mph
      5:34 am    9:22 pm

    Friday, Jul 20th
     Partly cloudy throughout the day.
     
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       8%  35%   10 mph
      5:35 am    9:21 pm
    Saturday, Jul 21st
     Mostly cloudy throughout the day.
     
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       22%  65%   9 mph
      5:36 am    9:20 pm

    Sunday, Jul 22nd
     Clear throughout the day.
     
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       2%  7%   7 mph
      5:38 am    9:19 pm
    Monday, Jul 23rd
     Partly cloudy starting in the evening.
     
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       3%  17%   6 mph
      5:39 am    9:18 pm

    Tuesday, Jul 24th
     Mostly cloudy starting in the evening.
     
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       25%  23%   7 mph
      5:40 am    9:16 pm
    Wednesday, Jul 25th
     Partly cloudy in the morning.
     
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       46%  27%   15 mph
      5:42 am    9:15 pm

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