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)27-05-2022 23:30
Latitude51.06339
Longitude1.13281
Wave Height (m)0.37
Max Wave Height (m)0.61
Tpeak (s)4.2
Tz (s)3.6
Peak Direction (degrees)174
Spread (degrees)31
Sea Temp (°C)13.8
Energy Period (s)4.2
Wave Power (kW/m)0.28
Latest Meteorological data
Date/Time (GMT)28-05-2022 00:40
Air Pressure (mb)1015.7
Wind Speed (knots)8.2
Wind Speed (ms-1)4.1
Gust Speed (knots)20
Gust Speed (ms-1)10
Wind direction (°)340
Air Temperature (°C)11.6
Rainfall (mm)0
Erythemal Radiation (W/m2)-
UV Index-
Relative Humidity (%)61.3
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