Poldhu Cove beach, The Lizard, Cornwall
  • About Us

    Poldhu Cove Beach Info

    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, 218 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.
  • Tides
  • Weather

    Poldhu Cove Beach 7-day Weather Forecast

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

    Today's Forecast
     Mostly cloudy throughout the day.
       85%  83%   12 mph
      6:16 am    6:40 pm
    Sunday, Mar 25th
     Partly cloudy throughout the day.
       12%  40%   11 mph
      7:13 am    7:42 pm

    Monday, Mar 26th
     Overcast throughout the day and breezy overnight.
       49%  88%   10 mph
      7:11 am    7:43 pm
    Tuesday, Mar 27th
     Breezy until afternoon and overcast throughout the day.
       58%  100%   19 mph
      7:09 am    7:45 pm

    Wednesday, Mar 28th
     Breezy in the morning and mostly cloudy starting in the evening.
       20%  55%   15 mph
      7:07 am    7:47 pm
    Thursday, Mar 29th
     Mostly cloudy throughout the day and breezy overnight.
       39%  94%   10 mph
      7:05 am    7:48 pm

    Friday, Mar 30th
     Windy and mostly cloudy throughout the day.
       41%  67%   25 mph
      7:03 am    7:50 pm
    Saturday, Mar 31st
     Breezy in the morning and mostly cloudy throughout the day.
       47%  70%   18 mph
      7:00 am    7:51 pm

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