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.

Folkestone

  

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)25-02-2021 09:00
Latitude51.06288
Longitude1.12835
Wave Height (m)0.47
Max Wave Height (m)0.7
Tpeak (s)12.5
Tz (s)3.4
Peak Direction (degrees)149
Spread (degrees)64
Sea Temp (°C)7.6
Latest Meteorological data
Date/Time (GMT)25-02-2021 10:10
Air Pressure (mb)1017.1
Wind Speed (knots)7.8
Wind Speed (ms-1)3.9
Gust Speed (knots)13.6
Gust Speed (ms-1)6.8
Wind direction (°)230
Air Temperature (°C)9.2
Rainfall (mm)0
Erythemal Radiation (W/m2)-
UV Index-
Relative Humidity (%)84.1
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