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.

Herne Bay


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)20-07-2024 09:00
Wave Height (m)0.05
Max Wave Height (m)0.2
Tpeak (s)-
Tz (s)1.7
Peak Direction (degrees)-
Spread (degrees)-
Sea Temp (°C)-
Energy Period (s)-
Wave Power (kW/m)-
Latest Tide data
Date/Time (GMT)20-07-2024 09:50
Tide height (m)4.35
Latest Meteorological data
Date/Time (GMT)20-07-2024 09:40
Air Pressure (mb)1007.7
Wind Speed (knots)9
Wind Speed (ms-1)4.5
Gust Speed (knots)12.6
Gust Speed (ms-1)6.3
Wind direction (°)280
Air Temperature (°C)21.6
Rainfall (mm)0
Erythemal Radiation (W/m2)-
UV Index-
Relative Humidity (%)72.3