Poldhu Cove Beach (Cornwall)

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 no beaches around The Lizard, 215 beaches in Cornwall, or check our list of Cornwall Dog Friendly Beaches.

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.

Our weather forecast for The Lizard in Cornwall

Today (Sunday, Jan 17)


Expect a temperature in the range 8℃ to 8.3℃ with a wind speed 3.5 m/sec (WNW)

Monday, Jan 18


Expect a temperature in the range 8.6℃ to 9℃ with a wind speed 4.9 m/sec (W)

Tuesday, Jan 19


Expect a temperature in the range 10.6℃ to 10.9℃ with a wind speed 11.3 m/sec (WSW)

Wednesday, Jan 20


Expect a temperature in the range 11℃ to 11.3℃ with a wind speed 12.8 m/sec (SW)

Thursday, Jan 21


Expect a temperature in the range 7.1℃ to 8.7℃ with a wind speed 10.5 m/sec (WNW)

Friday, Jan 22


Expect a temperature in the range 7℃ to 7.8℃ with a wind speed 5.9 m/sec (WNW)

Saturday, Jan 23


Expect a temperature in the range 7.2℃ to 7.5℃ with a wind speed 4.9 m/sec (WSW)

Weather forecast from Yr, delivered by the Norwegian Meteorological Institute and NRK


Tides

Our tide forecast for Poldhu Cove Beach in Cornwall.

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