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)29-11-2022 23:30
Latitude51.06260
Longitude1.12679
Wave Height (m)0.18
Max Wave Height (m)0.27
Tpeak (s)11.1
Tz (s)3.4
Peak Direction (degrees)145
Spread (degrees)45
Sea Temp (°C)12.2
Energy Period (s)5
Wave Power (kW/m)0.08
Latest Meteorological data
Date/Time (GMT)30-11-2022 00:30
Air Pressure (mb)1013.5
Wind Speed (knots)3.8
Wind Speed (ms-1)1.9
Gust Speed (knots)6.2
Gust Speed (ms-1)3.1
Wind direction (°)340
Air Temperature (°C)7.1
Rainfall (mm)0
Erythemal Radiation (W/m2)-
UV Index-
Relative Humidity (%)86.6