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.



Additional Information

 Wave buoy location  52° 49'.57N 001° 32'.99E
 WMO code  6201051
 Approximate water depth  10 m
 Approximate spring tidal range  2.6 m
 Storm alert threshold  2.81 m


Wave parameters are recorded using a Datawell Directional WaveRider Mk III buoy. The buoy was deployed on 04 September 2012, at which time the magnetic declination at the site was 0.83° West, changing by 0.17° East per year. 

   We would appreciate your feedback on the new Website and Map Viewer