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 Limited

Latest Wave Data
Date/Time (GMT)24-05-2024 16:30
Latitude50.11297
Longitude-5.50087
Wave Height (m)0.23
Max Wave Height (m)0.37
Tpeak (s)16.7
Tz (s)3.8
Peak Direction (degrees)177
Spread (degrees)33
Sea Temp (°C)14.5
Energy Period (s)7.8
Wave Power (kW/m)0.2
Latest Meteorological data
Date/Time (GMT)24-05-2024 17:00
Air Pressure (mb)1017.8
Wind Speed (knots)2
Wind Speed (ms-1)1
Gust Speed (knots)4.6
Gust Speed (ms-1)2.3
Wind direction (°)90
Air Temperature (°C)14
Rainfall (mm)0
Erythemal Radiation (W/m2)-
UV Index-
Relative Humidity (%)60.1