Beach Weather in Porthmeor Beach, St Ives Bay, United Kingdom

BEACH WEATHER MONTHLY AVERAGES
Best
Best
Best
Best
Sea
12°
 
Sea
10°
 
Sea
10°
 
Sea
11°
 
Sea
12°
 
Sea
14°
 
Sea
16°
 
Sea
17°
 
Sea
16°
 
Sea
15°
 
Sea
14°
 
Sea
11°
 
BEACH WEATHER FORECAST
Wed 28th February
12 AM 3 AM 6 AM 9 AM 12 PM 3 PM 6 PM 9 PM
11° 11° 11° 11° 11°
20% 100% 100% 100% 100% 100% 100% 100%
0.0mm 0.0mm 0.2mm 0.3mm 0.0mm 0.0mm 0.0mm 0.0mm
Thu 29th February
12 AM 3 AM 6 AM 9 AM 12 PM 3 PM 6 PM 9 PM
11°
100% 100% 100% 80% 100% 75% 60% 71%
0.5mm 1.7mm 1.3mm 0.2mm 0.3mm 0.1mm 0.0mm 0.0mm
10°
10°
10°
10°
10°
10°
10°
10°
Fri 1st March
12 AM 3 AM 6 AM 9 AM 12 PM 3 PM 6 PM 9 PM
100% 68% 74% 72% 79% 100% 19% 100%
2.3mm 0.3mm 0.0mm 0.2mm 0.4mm 0.3mm 0.0mm 0.1mm
10°
10°
10°
10°
10°
10°
10°
10°
Sat 2nd March
12 AM 3 AM 6 AM 9 AM 12 PM 3 PM 6 PM 9 PM
100% 100% 78% 29% 89% 59% 98% 100%
0.0mm 0.0mm 0.0mm 0.0mm 0.0mm 0.2mm 0.1mm 0.4mm
10°
10°
10°
10°
10°
10°
10°
10°
Sun 3rd March
12 AM 3 AM 6 AM 9 AM 12 PM 3 PM 6 PM 9 PM
70% 74% 70% 67% 28% 100% 100% 100%
0.0mm 0.0mm 0.0mm 0.1mm 0.0mm 0.0mm 0.1mm 1.4mm
10°
10°
10°
10°
10°
10°
10°
10°
Mon 4th March
12 AM 3 AM 6 AM 9 AM 12 PM 3 PM 6 PM 9 PM
85% 59% 100% 72% 100% 100% 82% 78%
0.0mm 0.2mm 1.2mm 0.3mm 0.5mm 0.6mm 0.3mm 0.1mm
10°
10°
10°
10°
10°
10°
10°
10°
Tue 5th March
12 AM 3 AM 6 AM 9 AM 12 PM 3 PM 6 PM 9 PM
10° 11° 11° 10° 10°
80% 72% 100% 100% 100% 58% 55% 100%
0.0mm 0.0mm 0.0mm 0.0mm 0.1mm 0.1mm 0.1mm 0.0mm
Wed 28th February
12 AM 3 AM 6 AM 9 AM 12 PM 3 PM 6 PM 9 PM
15
kmh
17
kmh
15
kmh
23
kmh
28
kmh
27
kmh
29
kmh
31
kmh
0.6m
0.6m
0.5m
0.9m
1.1m
0.9m
1.1m
1.4m
10.2s 9.6s 11.2s 11.2s 10.8s 11.1s 11.1s 11.0s
Thu 29th February
12 AM 3 AM 6 AM 9 AM 12 PM 3 PM 6 PM 9 PM
31
kmh
30
kmh
19
kmh
21
kmh
26
kmh
36
kmh
37
kmh
35
kmh
1.3m
0.8m
0.6m
0.4m
0.8m
1.6m
1.5m
1.5m
11.3s 8.7s 10.7s 10.9s 11.8s 12.2s 12.6s 12.7s
Fri 1st March
12 AM 3 AM 6 AM 9 AM 12 PM 3 PM 6 PM 9 PM
63
kmh
51
kmh
38
kmh
35
kmh
52
kmh
41
kmh
24
kmh
43
kmh
2.8m
2.1m
1.6m
1.3m
2.8m
1.5m
2.0m
2.0m
12.9s 12.7s 13.3s 14.0s 14.2s 14.5s 14.6s 14.5s
Sat 2nd March
12 AM 3 AM 6 AM 9 AM 12 PM 3 PM 6 PM 9 PM
47
kmh
33
kmh
27
kmh
20
kmh
18
kmh
22
kmh
24
kmh
21
kmh
1.0m
0.8m
0.6m
0.4m
0.5m
0.6m
0.8m
0.7m
14.1s 14.2s 13.5s 13.2s 12.9s 12.5s 12.1s 12.0s
Sun 3rd March
12 AM 3 AM 6 AM 9 AM 12 PM 3 PM 6 PM 9 PM
21
kmh
22
kmh
16
kmh
14
kmh
18
kmh
26
kmh
36
kmh
44
kmh
0.9m
0.9m
0.8m
0.5m
0.5m
0.9m
1.6m
1.9m
11.8s 11.6s 11.1s 11.0s 10.9s 10.7s 10.3s 10.1s
Mon 4th March
12 AM 3 AM 6 AM 9 AM 12 PM 3 PM 6 PM 9 PM
34
kmh
27
kmh
30
kmh
19
kmh
22
kmh
26
kmh
34
kmh
33
kmh
1.5m
1.5m
1.1m
0.8m
0.8m
1.7m
1.7m
2.1m
5.2s 5.2s 9.0s 12.6s 13.4s 12.9s 12.8s 12.5s
Tue 5th March
12 AM 3 AM 6 AM 9 AM 12 PM 3 PM 6 PM 9 PM
28
kmh
20
kmh
19
kmh
28
kmh
37
kmh
41
kmh
44
kmh
48
kmh
2.1m
1.7m
1.0m
1.1m
1.2m
1.0m
0.9m
0.8m
12.6s 12.5s 12.1s 12.1s 11.7s 11.6s 11.7s 11.3s
Wed 28th February
12:13 AM 6:15 AM 12:32 PM 6:30 PM
0.80 5.90 0.90 5.70
Thu 29th February
12:41 AM 6:40 AM 12:58 PM 6:56 PM
1.00 5.70 1.20 5.50
Fri 1st March
1:08 AM 7:06 AM 1:24 PM 7:23 PM
1.30 5.50 1.50 5.30
Sat 2nd March
1:38 AM 7:36 AM 1:56 PM 7:56 PM
1.60 5.20 1.80 5.00
Sun 3rd March
2:17 AM 8:16 AM 2:42 PM 8:46 PM
1.90 4.80 2.10 4.60
Mon 4th March
3:22 AM 9:20 AM 4:07 PM 10:20 PM
2.20 4.40 2.40 4.40
Tue 5th March
5:02 AM 11:21 AM 5:52 PM
2.30 4.30 2.40
Wed 28th February
11°
0.5mm
29kmh SW
90%
Thu 29th February
4.1mm
28kmh WNW
85%
Fri 1st March
3.6mm
54kmh WSW
76%
Sat 2nd March
0.7mm
18kmh NW
81%
Sun 3rd March
1.6mm
18kmh SW
76%
Mon 4th March
3.2mm
23kmh WSW
84%
Tue 5th March
11°
0.3mm
39kmh S
83%
Wed 6th March
11°
4.4mm
46kmh SSE
93%
Thu 7th March
13°
0.1mm
40kmh SE
80%
Fri 8th March
10°
0.4mm
43kmh NE
91%
Sat 9th March
1.5mm
26kmh ESE
80%
Sun 10th March
3.0mm
16kmh NNW
93%
Mon 11th March
0.1mm
5kmh SE
81%
Tue 12th March
12°
5.9mm
35kmh SSE
100%

In the next 14 days average maximum daily temperatures will be 10° which is too cold for sunbathing. The average water temperature will be which is very cold and bracing, it's not recommended you swim with out a full wet suit. There will be 14 days of light rain with an average of 2.1mm rain on those days. Average cloud cover will be 85%.

If you are sailing, windsurfing, fishing, surfing etc. in Porthmeor Beach don't forget to check the tide and wind and wave conditions

Taking a Holiday at Porthmeor Beach, St Ives Bay, Cornwall, England, United Kingdom

Taking a holiday at Porthmeor Beach in St Ives Bay, Cornwall, England, United Kingdom is a wonderful way to enjoy the beauty of the British coastline. This beautiful beach is located on the stunning Cornish coast and offers visitors a chance to relax, unwind, and take in the breathtaking scenery. Whether you're looking for a fun-filled family vacation or a romantic getaway for two, Porthmeor Beach has something to offer everyone.

Beach Type

Porthmeor Beach is known for its golden yellow sand that stretches along the bay's shoreline. Although it's not powdery white like some tropical beaches, it still provides a comfortable surface for sunbathing and beach activities. The beach also features some rocky areas and tide pools, making it an interesting spot for snorkeling and exploring marine life.

Beach Activities

Porthmeor Beach offers a variety of activities that cater to different interests. Some popular activities include:

  1. Surfing: Porthmeor Beach is renowned for its consistent surf conditions, making it an ideal destination for both experienced surfers and beginners alike. Surf schools are available in the area if you want to learn or improve your skills.
  2. Rockpooling: The rocky areas of the beach provide excellent opportunities to explore tide pools filled with marine life such as crabs, starfish, and sea anemones.
  3. Coastal Walks: The South West Coast Path runs along Porthmeor Beach and offers stunning views of the coastline as well as access to nearby attractions like Tate St Ives art gallery.
  4. Sunbathing: With its golden sand and beautiful views of the Atlantic Ocean, Porthmeor Beach is perfect for relaxing under the sun while listening to the sound of waves crashing onshore.

Accommodations

There are several accommodation options near Porthmeor Beach ranging from luxury hotels to self-catering apartments and holiday cottages. Some popular choices include:

  1. St Ives Harbour Hotel & Spa: A luxury hotel with stunning sea views, spa facilities, and an outdoor pool.
  2. Pedn Olva Hotel: A cozy hotel situated on a cliff overlooking the beach, offering comfortable rooms and an outdoor pool.
  3. Porthmeor Beach Apartments: Self-catering apartments located just steps away from the beach, providing a homely atmosphere for your stay.

Areas to Stay In

St Ives Town is the most popular area to stay in while visiting Porthmeor Beach. The town provides easy access to the beach as well as local amenities such as shops, restaurants, and art galleries. Alternatively, you can also consider staying in nearby areas like Carbis Bay or Lelant for a quieter experience but still within close proximity to Porthmeor Beach.

Beach Amenities

Porthmeor Beach offers several amenities to ensure a comfortable and enjoyable visit:

  1. Lifeguards on duty during peak season (May-September)
  2. Surf equipment rental available near the beach
  3. Public restrooms and showers
  4. Cafe/restaurant overlooking the beach for refreshments
  5. Limited parking spaces available near the beach (it's recommended to use public transport or park in town center car parks)

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