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Crackington Haven Beach

Boscastle, Cornwall

Set in a bay this is a small sheltered beach consisting of a mixture of sand shingle and pebbles. The beach has rock pools and is surrounded by high cliffs.

Weather and Tides


19 August 2017

Sunny Intervals

Maximum Temperature15°C (59°F)
Minimum Temperature12°C (54°F)
Wind DirectionWesterly
Wind Speed16mph
VisibilityVery Good
UV Risk5
Sunrise06:11 BST
Sunset20:32 BST


20 August 2017

Light Rain

Maximum Temperature17°C (63°F)
Minimum Temperature15°C (59°F)
Wind DirectionSoutherly
Wind Speed15mph
VisibilityVery Good
UV Risk2
Sunrise06:13 BST
Sunset20:30 BST


21 August 2017

Light Cloud

Maximum Temperature19°C (66°F)
Minimum Temperature14°C (57°F)
Wind DirectionWest South Westerly
Wind Speed8mph
VisibilityVery Good
UV Risk4
Sunrise06:15 BST
Sunset20:28 BST


High tide: 04:13 BST
(03:13 19 August 2017 GMT)

Low tide: 10:01 BST
(09:01 19 August 2017 GMT)

High tide: 16:47 BST
(15:47 19 August 2017 GMT)

Low tide: 22:36 BST
(21:36 19 August 2017 GMT)


High tide: 05:22 BST
(04:22 20 August 2017 GMT)

Low tide: 10:57 BST
(09:57 20 August 2017 GMT)

High tide: 17:49 BST
(16:49 20 August 2017 GMT)

Low tide: 23:29 BST
(22:29 20 August 2017 GMT)


High tide: 06:20 BST
(05:20 21 August 2017 GMT)

Low tide: 11:45 BST
(10:45 21 August 2017 GMT)

High tide: 18:43 BST
(17:43 21 August 2017 GMT)

Important! Tide times are for the nearest measurement point (Boscastle) and may not be accurate for this beach. You should not rely on these times for anything other than a broad indication of when the tide will be at its highest or lowest.

In particular, these tide times are not suitable for navigational use.

Accurate tide forecasts require complex calculations and detailed local information. If you intend to engage in any activity for which tidal information is important for safety reasons (including sailing, powerboating, diving, and surfing) then you should obtain professional data.

Tidal predictions are © Crown Copyright and/or database rights. Reproduced by permission of the Controller of Her Majesty's Stationery Office and the UK Hydrographic Office (