Tolcarne Beach

Tolcarne beach is in a crescent shaped sandy bay with tropical palm trees set against a backcloth of cliffs. The Beach offers soft sand, easy swimming, surfing and rock pools to explore.

A family beach; enjoy the water sports, beach games, relax in the sun or shelter in the shade of one of the beach huts.

Surf: Consistent surf and at high tide the ‘Tolcarne Wedge’ a cross wave is great for body boarding.

Facilities include toilets, restaurant, shower, summer life guards, beach huts, shops, parking in town and it is just a 5-10 minute walk to Newquay town centre.

Dog Friendly Beach?

Tolcarne Beach has dog restrictions.
Tolcarne beach does not allow dogs between 1st May until 30th September.

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

Planning your visit to Tolcarne Beach


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Place Category: Beaches

Tolcarne Beach 7 Day Weather Forecast

Expect a temp in the range 14.9℃ to 15.5℃ with wind speed 13.2 m/sec (WSW)
Thursday, Sep 28cloudy
Expect a temp in the range 14.8℃ to 15.3℃ with wind speed 13.2 m/sec (WSW)
Friday, Sep 29partlycloudy_night
Expect a temp in the range 14.4℃ to 15.8℃ with wind speed 1.2 m/sec (WNW)
Saturday, Sep 30partlycloudy_night
Expect a temp in the range 12.3℃ to 12.7℃ with wind speed 4.1 m/sec (S)
Sunday, Oct 01rain
Expect a temp in the range 16.6℃ to 17.3℃ with wind speed 7.1 m/sec (SSW)
Monday, Oct 02cloudy
Expect a temp in the range 14.1℃ to 14.7℃ with wind speed 1.9 m/sec (SW)
Tuesday, Oct 03fair_night
Expect a temp in the range 13.9℃ to 15℃ with wind speed 10 m/sec (W)

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

Tolcarne Beach Tide Times

Tide times are available at around 600 locations and the closest location to Tolcarne Beach is at NEWQUAY 0.69 km (0.43 miles) away. Tides are displayed beneath for up to 7 days and we list both high and low water times along with the height, helping you to plan the best time to visit Tolcarne Beach. These times are not adjusted for BST.

Wed 27 Sep
   High Tide at 03:11 (Height 6.33m)
   Low Tide at 09:36 (Height 1.32m)
   High Tide at 15:31 (Height 6.85m)
   Low Tide at 22:02 (Height 0.79m)
Thu 28 Sep
   High Tide at 03:59 (Height 6.86m)
   Low Tide at 10:22 (Height 0.76m)
   High Tide at 16:17 (Height 7.33m)
   Low Tide at 22:46 (Height 0.34m)
Fri 29 Sep
   High Tide at 04:40 (Height 7.24m)
   Low Tide at 11:04 (Height 0.38m)
   High Tide at 16:59 (Height 7.62m)
   Low Tide at 23:27 (Height 0.11m)
Sat 30 Sep
   High Tide at 05:21 (Height 7.43m)
   Low Tide at 11:43 (Height 0.21m)
   High Tide at 17:40 (Height 7.71m)
Sun 01 Oct
   Low Tide at 00:06 (Height 0.11m)
   High Tide at 06:00 (Height 7.44m)
   Low Tide at 12:24 (Height 0.25m)
   High Tide at 18:20 (Height 7.58m)
Mon 02 Oct
   Low Tide at 00:46 (Height 0.32m)
   High Tide at 06:39 (Height 7.27m)
   Low Tide at 13:02 (Height 0.52m)
   High Tide at 19:00 (Height 7.28m)
Tue 03 Oct
   Low Tide at 01:23 (Height 0.72m)
   High Tide at 07:17 (Height 6.96m)
   Low Tide at 13:41 (Height 0.96m)
   High Tide at 19:38 (Height 6.83m)

Contains ADMIRALTY® tidal data: © Crown Copyright and database right.

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