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)18-09-2021 13:00
Latitude51.06276
Longitude1.12846
Wave Height (m)0.24
Max Wave Height (m)0.35
Tpeak (s)2.9
Tz (s)2.9
Peak Direction (degrees)148
Spread (degrees)33
Sea Temp (°C)19.3
Latest Meteorological data
Date/Time (GMT)18-09-2021 14:00
Air Pressure (mb)1005.6
Wind Speed (knots)3.2
Wind Speed (ms-1)1.6
Gust Speed (knots)7.4
Gust Speed (ms-1)3.7
Wind direction (°)130
Air Temperature (°C)21
Rainfall (mm)0
Erythemal Radiation (W/m2)-
UV Index-
Relative Humidity (%)50.5
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