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Place Category: Beaches
Perranporth Beach and Penhale Sands 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.
Lifeguards in the summer months, car parking and toilets.
Dog restrictions May - Sept.
Perranporth Beach Weather Forecast
Light rain today through Monday, with temperatures peaking at 19°C on Friday.Light rain in the morning.Today's Forecast
12->1755% 88% 7 mph
5:24 am 9:13 pmPartly cloudy throughout the day.Wednesday, May 24th
13->180% 64% 1 mph
5:23 am 9:14 pmPartly cloudy in the morning.Thursday, May 25th
13->196% 22% 11 mph
5:22 am 9:15 pmPartly cloudy until evening.Friday, May 26th
15->190% 28% 13 mph
5:21 am 9:16 pmLight rain starting in the afternoon, continuing until evening.Saturday, May 27th
13->1855% 65% 5 mph
5:20 am 9:18 pmDrizzle in the evening.Sunday, May 28th
11->1622% 68% 8 mph
5:19 am 9:19 pmRain throughout the day.Monday, May 29th
11->1486% 95% 16 mph
5:18 am 9:20 pmMostly cloudy throughout the day.Tuesday, May 30th
10->1419% 90% 12 mph
5:17 am 9:21 pm
Perranporth Beach Tide Times
Perranporth 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.
Photos from around the surrounding area