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.

Swanage Pier


Live water level data (OD) (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)08-05-2021 06:00
Wave Height (m)0.32
Max Wave Height (m)0.48
Tpeak (s)4.9
Tz (s)4.1
Peak Direction (degrees)-
Spread (degrees)-
Sea Temp (°C)-
Latest Tide data
Date/Time (GMT)08-05-2021 06:30
Tide height (m)2.07
Latest Meteorological data
Date/Time (GMT)08-05-2021 06:30
Air Pressure (mb)1002
Wind Speed (knots)19.9
Wind Speed (ms-1)9.9
Gust Speed (knots)33.7
Gust Speed (ms-1)16.8
Wind direction (°)200
Air Temperature (°C)11.8
Rainfall (mm)0
Erythemal Radiation (W/m2)-
UV Index-
Relative Humidity (%)-
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