Penhale Sands Beach

Penhale Sands beach, Perranporth, Cornwall

Place Category: Beaches

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  • Penhale Sands and Perranporth Beach form a three mile stretch of excellent sand. Backed by a large area of sand dunes that include the historic sites of St Pirans Cross and St Pirans Oratory.

    The beaches are popular with surfers and zoning is in place for water sports.

    Facilities include parking, toilets and lifeguards in the summer months.

    Penhale Sands Beach has dog restrictions. Dog restrictions May - Sept.

    Why not check other beaches nearby as we have 2 beaches around Perranporth, 205 beaches in Cornwall, or check our Dog Friendly Beaches.

  • Penhale Sands Beach Weather Forecast

    Light rain today through Friday, with temperatures falling to 16°C on Friday.

    Today's Forecast
     Light rain in the morning.
     
    10
    -> 
    17
       68%  72%   9 mph
      5:20 am    9:18 pm
    Sunday, May 28th
     Rain starting in the evening.
     
    12
    -> 
    18
       79%  81%   4 mph
      5:19 am    9:19 pm

    Monday, May 29th
     Mostly cloudy throughout the day.
     
    13
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    16
       73%  79%   7 mph
      5:18 am    9:20 pm
    Tuesday, May 30th
     Partly cloudy throughout the day.
     
    12
    -> 
    17
       15%  51%   8 mph
      5:17 am    9:21 pm

    Wednesday, May 31st
     Mostly cloudy throughout the day.
     
    11
    -> 
    17
       2%  63%   6 mph
      5:16 am    9:22 pm
    Thursday, Jun 1st
     Partly cloudy throughout the day.
     
    11
    -> 
    18
       2%  47%   7 mph
      5:16 am    9:23 pm

    Friday, Jun 2nd
     Drizzle until afternoon.
     
    11
    -> 
    16
       24%  60%   8 mph
      5:15 am    9:24 pm
    Saturday, Jun 3rd
     Partly cloudy starting in the afternoon, continuing until evening.
     
    10
    -> 
    16
       1%  17%   8 mph
      5:14 am    9:25 pm

  • Penhale Sands Beach Tide Times

     

  • Penhale Sands Beach Water quality

    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.
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