Located in Newquay, England, Porth is an OK beach break that offers up some gutless waves perfect for longboarding and beginners. The waves here are easy to surf and break for up to 50 meters over a sand bottom. Can be a bit confused, but still fun for learners.
What are the best surf conditions for Porth?
Gets good between waist high and head high. A longboard here is the board for this spot. All levels of surfer will have fun here. The surf here is pretty consistent (5/10) and will hardly ever be crowded (3/10). The best winds are from the Southeast. The best swells are from the Northwest, Southwest, and West. Works on a low to mid tide best.
We recommend wearing a 3/2 in the summer when water temperatures rise to 17 degrees. In the winter a 5/4 is best when water temperatures drop to 9 degrees. See the temperature chart below for more data on this.