Porlock Bay Beach

Porlock Bay beach is about a mile in length consisting of pebbles and is rare in this cliff dominated stretch of coast.

Behind the shingle ridge you have an inland salt marsh.

The beach is actually split and to the West you have Porlock Weir.

Facilities include car parking, toilets and a pub.

Porlock Bay Beach is dog friendly and allows dogs all year.
Porlock Bay Beach is dog friendly and allows dogs all year.

Why not check other beaches nearby as we have 3 beaches at Minehead, 21 beaches in Somerset, or check our list of Somerset Dog Friendly Beaches.

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7 Day Weather Forecast

Expect a temp in the range 16.8℃ to 21.8℃ with wind speed 3 m/sec (SSW)
Tuesday, Aug 16
Expect a temp in the range 14.9℃ to 16.5℃ with wind speed 1 m/sec (ESE)
Wednesday, Aug 17
Expect a temp in the range 14.6℃ to 16.4℃ with wind speed 3.1 m/sec (NNE)
Thursday, Aug 18
Expect a temp in the range 14.1℃ to 16.7℃ with wind speed 0.5 m/sec (NNW)
Friday, Aug 19
Expect a temp in the range 16.6℃ to 18℃ with wind speed 5.6 m/sec (SW)
Saturday, Aug 20
Expect a temp in the range 13.4℃ to 14.2℃ with wind speed 4.5 m/sec (W)
Sunday, Aug 21
Expect a temp in the range 14.1℃ to 15.4℃ with wind speed 2.9 m/sec (SW)

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

Porlock Bay Beach Tide Times

Tide times are available at around 600 locations and the closest location to Porlock Bay Beach is at Porlock Bay 0.68 km (0.42 miles) away. Tides are displayed beneath for up to 7 days and we list both high and low water times along with the height.

Mon 15 Aug
   Low Tide at 03:12 (Height 0.36m)
   High Tide at 09:38 (Height 10.43m)
   Low Tide at 15:31 (Height 0.78m)
   High Tide at 21:54 (Height 10.56m)
Tue 16 Aug
   Low Tide at 03:55 (Height 0.75m)
   High Tide at 10:16 (Height 10.11m)
   Low Tide at 16:08 (Height 1.28m)
   High Tide at 22:31 (Height 10.10m)
Wed 17 Aug
   Low Tide at 04:28 (Height 1.35m)
   High Tide at 10:50 (Height 9.61m)
   Low Tide at 16:35 (Height 1.88m)
   High Tide at 23:05 (Height 9.47m)
Thu 18 Aug
   Low Tide at 04:55 (Height 1.96m)
   High Tide at 11:21 (Height 9.02m)
   Low Tide at 17:01 (Height 2.43m)
   High Tide at 23:39 (Height 8.77m)
Fri 19 Aug
   Low Tide at 05:27 (Height 2.54m)
   High Tide at 11:54 (Height 8.40m)
   Low Tide at 17:38 (Height 3.04m)
   High Tide at 00:18 (Height 8.05m)
Sat 20 Aug
   Low Tide at 06:12 (Height 3.19m)
   High Tide at 12:38 (Height 7.77m)
   Low Tide at 18:32 (Height 3.74m)
Sun 21 Aug
   High Tide at 01:19 (Height 7.42m)
   Low Tide at 07:17 (Height 3.83m)
   High Tide at 13:52 (Height 7.31m)
   Low Tide at 19:58 (Height 4.31m)

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