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.

Herne Bay


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)21-02-2024 20:00
Wave Height (m)0.06
Max Wave Height (m)0.25
Tpeak (s)3.1
Tz (s)3.2
Peak Direction (degrees)-
Spread (degrees)-
Sea Temp (°C)-
Energy Period (s)-
Wave Power (kW/m)-
Latest Tide data
Date/Time (GMT)21-02-2024 20:40
Tide height (m)3.3
Latest Meteorological data
Date/Time (GMT)21-02-2024 20:30
Air Pressure (mb)998
Wind Speed (knots)6.4
Wind Speed (ms-1)3.2
Gust Speed (knots)14.6
Gust Speed (ms-1)7.3
Wind direction (°)240
Air Temperature (°C)12.2
Rainfall (mm)0
Erythemal Radiation (W/m2)-
UV Index-
Relative Humidity (%)82.7