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The weather in Porthleven
Find the Porthleven climate diagram. During July, maximum temperatures go up to more than 19° Conversely, February is the coolest month in Porthleven, with temperatures going under 4°. The rainiest month is July while the driest month is May.
Stay in a holiday cottage in Porthleven for panoramic views of the bay
Cornish fisherman's cottages and net lofts make up the best of Porthleven's accommodation. This pretty seaside town is home to white painted houses and incredible coastal weather, making it easy to forget you're still in England.
Eating out in Porthleven: from traditional to gastro
With a reputation for great, locally sourced food and varied dining options, Porthleven is a treasure trove for food lovers. Don't miss Rick Stein's restaurant, situated on the harbour front serving food inspired by the famous chef's travels.
The SeaDrift Kitchen offers local steak and seafood, while Amelies specialises in gourmet cuisine. For something more informal, try a traditional Cornish pasty from one of many bakeries, or head to a cosy pub for some delicious local craft beer or cider.
Art and culture in Porthleven: sea walks, arts and crafts
Porthleven exudes the slow pace of life that makes Cornwall a popular holiday destination. Spend your days breathing fresh sea air, take walks along the coastal path or stroll two miles to Loe Bar, Cornwall's biggest fresh water lake.
The nearby Penrose Estate offers a multitude of walking paths that meander through forest and farmland, and the South West Coast Path links Porthleven to the Lizard Peninsula. For experienced surfers, Porthleven offers powerful waves, and lessons are available locally. If you feel less daring, hit the cobbled village streets and immerse yourself in the local craft shops.
Regular events in Porthleven
Throughout the summer you'll find the town band playing every day, and there's always something going on. The Porthleven Food Festival that takes place every April sees the harbour come to life with cooking demonstrations and workshops, music and dancing.
The Masked Ball, held every May, brings the best of local performing arts to a cliff-top that overlooks Mount's Bay. Later in the summer, local rowers get together for the town's Gig Day, and a Torchlight Procession hails the end of summer.
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