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.

Swanage Pier

Latest Waves Data

Time (GMT)LatitudeLongitudeWave Height (m)Max Wave Height (m)Tpeak (s)Tz (s)Peak Direction (degrees)Spread (degrees)Sea Temp (°C)Energy Period (s)Wave Power (kW/m)
27-01-2023 14:00--0.260.495.82.9-----
Date Highest Hs 2023 Storm Alert Threshold
(0.25 yr Return Period Hs)
16-01 1.3m 1.20m