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.

Teignmouth Pier


Additional Information

Rex location  50° 32.632' N   003° 29.529' W
Met station location  50° 32.633' N   003° 29.527' W
 Storm threshold  1.75 m



Wave and tide parameters are recorded using a Rosemount WaveRadar Rex, located on Teignmouth Pier, by kind permission of the Pier owners. The Rex was installed on 22 April 2008.

Meterological data are kindly provided by the University of Plymouth.

01/05/2015 The gauge has been de-commissioned since there is no power supply to the end of the pier.  The gauge has been serviced and will be moved to a new site at Exmouth
03/02/2014 Power to the pier has been shut off following damage caused by bad weather
04/03/2013 Power works being undertaken on pier so no data currently
21/12/2012 Power outage. Will be rectified ASAP
07/11/2012 Serviced - power supply issues resolved

New data processing algorhithms have been applied; quality controlled wave data are now available. 

13/12/2010 Scheduled service
30/11/2009 Scheduled service
26/08/2009 Scheduled service
04/07/2009 The electronics have been damaged by a large power surge.  Replacement electronics components are awaited.
29/04/2009 Scheduled service
16/06/2008 Local display not working


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