Porthallow Beach

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Porthallow beach is a sheltered pebble beach, once a thriving pilchard fishing village. The beach has plenty of rock pools at low tide.

Facilities include car park, toilets, cafe and shop.

Porthallow Beach is dog friendly and allows dogs all year. Porthallow Beach is dog friendly and allows dogs all year.

Why not check other beaches nearby as we have 27 beaches around The Lizard, 216 beaches in Cornwall, or check our list of Cornwall Dog Friendly Beaches.

Beach 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


Porthallow Beach 7 day weather forecast, weather in The Lizard, Cornwall

Today
Expect a temp in the range 13.1℃ to 14.2℃ with wind speed 4.7 m/sec (SW)
Friday, May 20
Expect a temp in the range 12.4℃ to 12.7℃ with wind speed 4.3 m/sec (SSW)
Saturday, May 21
Expect a temp in the range 11.5℃ to 12.4℃ with wind speed 4.4 m/sec (WSW)
Sunday, May 22
Expect a temp in the range 11℃ to 12.3℃ with wind speed 1.6 m/sec (SSW)
Monday, May 23
Expect a temp in the range 11.5℃ to 13.1℃ with wind speed 3.1 m/sec (W)
Tuesday, May 24
Expect a temp in the range 11.1℃ to 11.9℃ with wind speed 5.7 m/sec (WNW)
Wednesday, May 25
Expect a temp in the range 12℃ to 12.3℃ with wind speed 6.3 m/sec (WSW)


The Lizard weather forecast from Yr, delivered by the Norwegian Meteorological Institute and NRK


Tides

Porthallow Beach tide times.

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