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)05-10-2022 07:30
Latitude51.06289
Longitude1.12833
Wave Height (m)1.31
Max Wave Height (m)2.25
Tpeak (s)5
Tz (s)3.6
Peak Direction (degrees)187
Spread (degrees)18
Sea Temp (°C)16.8
Energy Period (s)4.3
Wave Power (kW/m)3.61
Latest Meteorological data
Date/Time (GMT)05-10-2022 08:30
Air Pressure (mb)1002.5
Wind Speed (knots)18.8
Wind Speed (ms-1)9.4
Gust Speed (knots)36
Gust Speed (ms-1)18
Wind direction (°)230
Air Temperature (°C)17.1
Rainfall (mm)0.02
Erythemal Radiation (W/m2)-
UV Index-
Relative Humidity (%)73.3