National Network of Regional Coastal Monitoring Programmes

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Note that these are real-time data and are not quality-controlled. Long-range graphs are plotted from a randomised subsample of half-hourly data.

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Live wave data (GMT) (updated every 5 seconds)

This one-second stream of data to the website is experimental and is being developed in conjunction with Fugro GB Marine Ltd

Latest Wave Data
Date/Time (GMT)20-05-2022 22:00
Latitude51.06333
Longitude1.13168
Wave Height (m)0.78
Max Wave Height (m)1.4
Tpeak (s)4
Tz (s)3.5
Peak Direction (degrees)210
Spread (degrees)22
Sea Temp (°C)13.5
Energy Period (s)3.9
Wave Power (kW/m)1.17
Latest Meteorological data
Date/Time (GMT)20-05-2022 23:00
Air Pressure (mb)1011.4
Wind Speed (knots)6.4
Wind Speed (ms-1)3.2
Gust Speed (knots)17
Gust Speed (ms-1)8.5
Wind direction (°)240
Air Temperature (°C)12.5
Rainfall (mm)0
Erythemal Radiation (W/m2)-
UV Index-
Relative Humidity (%)82.7
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