Poldhu Cove beach, The Lizard, Cornwall
  • About Us

    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. No dogs allowed between Easter and October.

    Why not check other beaches nearby as we have 20 beaches around The Lizard, 204 beaches in Cornwall, or check our list of Cornwall Dog Friendly Beaches.

  • Water Quality

    Poldhu Cove 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.
  • Weather

    Poldhu Cove Beach 7-day Weather Forecast

    Light rain today, with temperatures peaking at 10°C on Thursday.

    Today's Forecast
     Foggy starting in the evening.
     
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       90%  87%   13 mph
      8:16 am    4:20 pm
    Monday, Dec 18th
     Overcast throughout the day.
     
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       25%  100%   1 mph
      8:16 am    4:21 pm

    Tuesday, Dec 19th
     Overcast throughout the day.
     
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       24%  97%   9 mph
      8:17 am    4:21 pm
    Wednesday, Dec 20th
     Partly cloudy throughout the day.
     
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       21%  65%   11 mph
      8:17 am    4:21 pm

    Thursday, Dec 21st
     Mostly cloudy throughout the day.
     
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       21%  82%   16 mph
      8:18 am    4:22 pm
    Friday, Dec 22nd
     Mostly cloudy starting in the afternoon.
     
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       25%  41%   6 mph
      8:18 am    4:22 pm

    Saturday, Dec 23rd
     Mostly cloudy throughout the day.
     
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       26%  70%   15 mph
      8:19 am    4:23 pm
    Sunday, Dec 24th
     Windy in the morning and overcast throughout the day.
     
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       40%  98%   14 mph
      8:19 am    4:24 pm

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