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)30-07-2021 09:00
Latitude51.06278
Longitude1.12743
Wave Height (m)1.12
Max Wave Height (m)1.9
Tpeak (s)5
Tz (s)3.6
Peak Direction (degrees)184
Spread (degrees)15
Sea Temp (°C)17.3
Latest Meteorological data
Date/Time (GMT)30-07-2021 10:00
Air Pressure (mb)993.9
Wind Speed (knots)23.4
Wind Speed (ms-1)11.7
Gust Speed (knots)42.6
Gust Speed (ms-1)21.3
Wind direction (°)220
Air Temperature (°C)16.7
Rainfall (mm)0
Erythemal Radiation (W/m2)-
UV Index-
Relative Humidity (%)72.6
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