Current water quality classification is Excellent, based on samples taken from 2013 through to 2016.
Pentewan is on the south coast of Cornwall. It is a privately owned sandy beach resort, approximately 1.1 kilometres wide, close to a camp site.
Here you can see the recent results from water quality assessments under the Bathing Water Directive. For historical measurements, view the detailed water quality data.
There are no water quality warnings in force today.
Samples taken – weekly between May 1st 2017 and Sep 30th 2017
Most recent sample – was taken 6 days ago (May 31st 2017 11:11)
2016 classification – excellent
2015 classification – excellent
2014 classification – excellent
2013 classification – excellent