National Network of Regional Coastal Monitoring Programmes

« Return to map for other wave, tide and met stations.

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.

Penzance

  

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)05-10-2022 17:30
Latitude50.11264
Longitude-5.50014
Wave Height (m)0.84
Max Wave Height (m)1.17
Tpeak (s)7.1
Tz (s)3.7
Peak Direction (degrees)197
Spread (degrees)15
Sea Temp (°C)16.1
Energy Period (s)5.6
Wave Power (kW/m)1.94
Latest Meteorological data
Date/Time (GMT)05-10-2022 18:20
Air Pressure (mb)1020.1
Wind Speed (knots)5
Wind Speed (ms-1)2.5
Gust Speed (knots)14.4
Gust Speed (ms-1)7.2
Wind direction (°)280
Air Temperature (°C)14.3
Rainfall (mm)0
Erythemal Radiation (W/m2)-
UV Index-
Relative Humidity (%)66.9