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)25-06-2022 00:30
Latitude51.06344
Longitude1.13277
Wave Height (m)0.72
Max Wave Height (m)1.26
Tpeak (s)3.7
Tz (s)2.9
Peak Direction (degrees)193
Spread (degrees)19
Sea Temp (°C)18
Energy Period (s)3.2
Wave Power (kW/m)0.81
Latest Meteorological data
Date/Time (GMT)25-06-2022 01:30
Air Pressure (mb)997.9
Wind Speed (knots)11.4
Wind Speed (ms-1)5.7
Gust Speed (knots)24.2
Gust Speed (ms-1)12.1
Wind direction (°)240
Air Temperature (°C)15.2
Rainfall (mm)0
Erythemal Radiation (W/m2)-
UV Index-
Relative Humidity (%)78.6