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 does not allow dogs between Easter and October.
- 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
Our tide forecast for Poldhu Cove Beach in Cornwall.
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